I believe Jiggly and Vivienne are the only full Filipino ones. The Top 2 were allowed to choose any queen from the bottom four this week to be eliminated, making the pressure of track-record more bearing. She even released a hip-hop album early last year where she raps in Filipino! She had her first kiss with her high school girlfriend, who was a year older than her, due to Manila's romantic preference, at the time, being older women. 8 transgender queens from RuPaul's Drag Race, from the Philippines' Jiggly Caliente to Japan’s Gia Gunn RuPaul’s Drag Race attracts millions of … ", "Wait a minute! In a television ad called "Red Ribbon Runway", she appeared in a designer gown that was later auctioned by Logo to fund AIDS research. Although devastated, backstage she quipped that she would get the crown from Raja if she died of old age. ", "Oh, I'm so glad you covered up your face. Even after her stint on the first season, Ongina keeps on slaying the runway and stage. ", "You're an ass and your makeup is shit!" However, the Heathers all said that they meant it as a joke and that it wasn't serious. Queens with 1 Million Followers or More on Instagram, https://rupaulsdragrace.fandom.com/wiki/Manila_Luzon?oldid=218588, Jason Carter • Bruno Carvalho • Bryce Eilenberg, "Besides, Sahara didn't win — and I'm going to! On Episode 8, Manila was tasked to makeover her husband in the Best Judy Makeover. a hip-hop album early last year where she raps in Filipino! After her appearance on the show, Manila has remained very active within the LGBT community. Yes, the iconic Season Four showgirl is of Filipino-Portuguese descent! Y  N, 6ft. Hence, her ethnicity is Filipino. Take her jewelry, she'll take your arm home as a prize Episode 4, with Carmen Carrera, when they designed a workout leotard. She was paired up with her Drag Niece-in-Law, Honey Davenport. Additionally, Manila has since spoken out about her disdain for the hate Drag Race fans were leaving, stating that she did not condone the way they were behaving and the comments and remarks they were leaving toward Naomi were not appropriate. She also liked the idea that "man" was in the name, and Manila has the same number of syllables as Madonna. Season 3 Manila took the challenge and made it her own by presenting one of the best roasts in Drag Race Herstory. Manila's impressive acting coupled with her haute Curves and Swerves runway look ensured her a spot in the top two with Monique Heart, making this Manila's second challenge win–consecutively, no less. She is also the first (and thus far, only) queen who competed on All Stars 1 that has at least 1 million Instagram followers. Even Dragopolis, the Drag Race themed game, has a section where you can actually be Manila and fight puppets. All Stars 1 Can we all agree that Manila is the All Stars 4’s Lipsync assassin? It is considered by many to be 'the best lip-sync of all time" RuPaul stated, "That is what I call a lip-sync for your life!". She took part as a Drag mentor in the Drag Race spin-off, Drag U, and has hosted a series on Logo called HIV and Me. Manila is the first queen to have 3 challenges wins in a regular season and 3 challenge wins in an All Star season. It is this talent, he explains, that eventually helped win his family over. On the runway, she served haute spaghetti and meatball couture. She portrayed the talented singer/actress Barbra Streisand in an effort to win the heart of the Snatchelor: Keiynan Lonsdale. In the Philippines, drag queens have … Luzon solidified herself as a front-runner in the competition once again, winning three consecutive challenges. Akala ko babae ako. Manila was brought back on RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars as one of the twelve contestants. Manila did very well on the show, landing only in the bottom once, to the song "MacArthur Park". Akala ko lang noong bata ako parang naglalaro lang ito, nagaayos ng buhok ko. Manila's AS4 Entrance Look,A call back to her infamous Big Bird Dress. Apart from that, each queen needs to work an impeccable lip-sync, be funny as hell, and please a crowd. Review our cookie information here for more details. Manila was chosen to be last in the set by Monique because she knew it could throw Manila off. Drag queen Kyne Santos uses her love of math and TikTok to fight racism "Funny how the people using math to support their racism are hardly ever … Who’s your favorite Filipina queen? Manila's combined 7 challenge wins ties her with, She is the fifth queen to win 3 consecutive challenges, after, She was planning to wear a maxi pad dress for the Curves and Swerves: Padded for the Gods runway in, She later posted a picture of her modeling the dress on her. She was ecstatic when Latrice returned to the competition. The big reveal. ", "Give it everything you've got, you rock, then things go wrong! Season Information Growing up in Minnesota, most of the people she knew were white and most of the drag queens were either white or black. In All Stars 4, she even shared names of some of her high school ex-girlfriends, whom she dated prior to officially coming out; These were: Christine, Elizabeth, and Alaya. All Stars 4 Get Dragaholic's Newsletter Subscribe to Dragaholic for the best drag … Apart from that, each queen needs to work an impeccable lip-sync, be funny as hell, and please a crowd. Manila's stunning performance and stylish runway landed her in the Top 2 for the third week in a row—a feat previously only accomplished by Chad Michaels, Shannel, Alaska, and BenDeLaCreme—with Monét X Change. MANILA, Philippines — Drag queen Alaska 5000 brought stunning costume reveals, sang a megamix of drag anthems and broke down the barrier between the … (, "They wouldn't even let me in the store because I wasn't a service animal!" Manila Luzon Jiggly Caliente is a Filipino-American drag performer from Queens, New York. Manila and Sahara sportingBert and Ernie Hats. Drag Race is the Olympics of Drag artistry and to celebrate the heat of the ongoing All Stars 4 (streaming on Netflix), here are the queens who not only represented a lot of charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent but raised the Filipino flag in the international Drag scene: Ongina was the first queen to represent our country in the trailblazing Season One of RuPaul's Drag Race. On AJ and the Queen, she appeared in New York City, the series premiere of this Netflix Original in a cameo as an unnamed queen working at The Box, a drag club in the city that never sleeps. Among the drag queens, big wigs and some of the most high-profile Filipinos in the drag world met with their fans and enjoyed the festivities. Karl Philip Michael Westerberg, better known by the stage name Manila Luzon, is an American drag queen, recording artist, comedian and reality television personality. She thinks it sounded pretty. Our Filipino ancestors practiced gender crossing and transitioning. Since her appearance on Drag Race, Vivienne Pinay has fallen far off the radar. it’s like playing dress up every day but on steroids. Kasha DavisNaomi SmallsOnginaPandora BoxxPeppermintPlastique TiaraRajaRavenRock M. SakuraSahara DavenportScarlett BoBoSerena ChaChaShangelaSharon NeedlesStacy Layne MatthewsTammie BrownTatiannaTrinity The TuckTrixie MattelValentinaVanessa Vanjie MateoVictoria ParkerViolet ChachkiWillamYara Sofia She also has appeared as a professor on RuPaul's Drag U. Her short stint—she almost made it halfway through the show—created ripples of success for her career: she ditched her television ditsy persona, came out as a transgender woman, and opened a discussion about Filipino representation in western media. August 10, 1981 Donehoo is best know for being a contestant on Season 5 of RuPaul's Drag Race, and was the fourth contestant in series history to be of Filipino descent. 39 Spill the tea on the comments section! But she considers. Vivienne Pinay or Micheal Donehoo carried her heritage on her sleeve. She was noticeably emotional during the deliberation, crying with Latrice and making it very clear that if she won she was going to send home the other queen in the bottom two–Monét X Change. She has been a strong activist in terms of AIDS support and research-She headlined the University of Philippines Alumni in Minnesota. Being deemed a strong contender for the crown and a strategic threat in the eyes of the other remaining queens, Naomi Smalls, who won the challenge that week, pulled Luzon's lipstick and sent her home during her first time up for elimination; causing an uproar in the Drag Race fandom. Karl Philip Michael Westerberg to a Filipino mother and an American father. Their departure was extremely emotional, and Manila later said that it was not expected by either her or Latrice or their fans who picked both of them separately as front-runners. Born as Ryan Ong Palao in the Philippines, her personality caught viewers’ attention; bubbly and always fashion-forward—sporting a bald head in a sea of snatched wigs. She's well known for her comedy while looking beautiful. Adore DelanoA'keria Chanel DavenportAlaskaAlexis MateoAlyssa EdwardsBaga ChipzBianca Del RioBlair St. ClairBob The Drag QueenBritaBrooke Lynn HytesCarmen CarreraChad MichaelsDelta WorkDerrick BarryDetoxDusty Ray BottomsEnvy PeruEurekaFarrah MoanGia GunnHeidi N ClosetHoney DavenportHoney MahoganyIvy WintersJade JolieJasmine MastersJiggly CalienteJinkx MonsoonJujubeeKahanna MontreseKameron MichaelsKatyaKennedy DavenportLaganja EstranjaLandon CiderLatrice RoyaleLineysha SparxLorisMariah BalenciagaMeatballMiz CrackerMonet X ChangeMonique HeartMrs. She is lactose intolerant, as she stated on the behind the scenes on her music video for "Ice Cream". She has no drag mother. She wanted to celebrate her Filipino heritage so she chose Manila, which is the capital of the Philippines where her mother was born. Luzon came to international attention as a contestant on the third season of RuPaul's Drag Race and on the first and fourth seasons of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars. Season Moreover, her real name is Airline Inthyrath. Jiggly is best know for being a contestant on Season 4 of RuPaul's… Trixie Mattel Born as Ryan Ong Palao in the Philippines, her personality caught viewers’ attention; bubbly and always fashion-forward —sporting a bald head in a sea of snatched wigs. Her moment of passion and bravery when she shared her story about living with HIV won the viewers’ hearts and a MAC Viva Glam campaign. Season 3 – RajaAll Stars – Jujubee & Raven All Stars 4 – Naomi Smalls The first Filipina queen to grace the Drag Race runway, Ongina is selling autographed photos to help raise funds, with $5 of every $7 photo going directly to the Philippines National Red Cross. That very lip-sync is now considered legendary. GOD SAVE THE QUEENS Support your local drag queens by checking them out on social media. She showed a wide-set of different skills that solidified her status as a front-runner. In 2016, she gained attention by posting a drag look on social media every day of the year and called it“35 Days of Drag”—this made us rethink our resolutions this year. The judges often criticized her as “resting on pretty” or relying on her looks, which ultimately ended her run early in the race with a double elimination on episode 4. Despite this, they won the first challenge. As the show continues to evolve and grow, so too has the talent, othing is more challenging than getting dressed, applying drag makeup, and even doing hair. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. On November 16, after several years together, she proposed to her boyfriend, Michael Alvarez in the middle of a performance at LemonLab in Santiago, Chile. Luzon was in a relationship with Season 2's Sahara Davenport for six years prior to his death. This site uses cookies. If you’re a slightly more veteran drag fan in the Toronto scene, then you might recognize Dottie Dangerfield as one of the first few femme queens to participate in well known local events like the annual Crews and Tangos “Drag Race” competition! What's she's talking about? The negative critiques landed her in the bottom two for the first time this season along with Latrice Royale. Rumor in Reddit-sphere is she has quite the drag life. The first episode of All Stars 1 was dedicated to Davenport and, during the episode, Luzon stated that she would do her best to carry on Davenport's legacy as well as thanking her friends, family, and fans for their support through the grieving. Dubbed as the villain of her season for causing major drama, Phi Phi O’Hara samples her strong personality with well-curated looks—her sci-fi alien creature look for All Stars 2 had us gagged. Manila won three mini challenges. April 15 Filipino Drag Queens pass the brush challenge, our lockdown transformation. As of today, the drag queen is 35 years old. She thinks it sounded pretty. Luzon in a scene for her "Hot Couture" music video. Cottage Grove, Minnesota The two lip-synced for their Legacy, but in the end Monique rose to the top over Manila and sent home Latrice. Oh… that’s it?”, "I don't understand! Sure, there is much laughter about males impersonating females, but the Filipino drag queens were a mere shadow compared to African-American female impersonators from Flip Wilson and RuPaul to Medea. James Nichols Throughout the history of “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” queens of Filipino descent have often been represented among the diverse array of contestants stomping the runway. The Heathers consisted of Manila, Raja, Delta Work, and Carmen Carrera. Challenge Wins Age Jiggly may not be the most polished, especially with her runway looks, but this Laguna-born queen, —she almost made it halfway through the show—, created ripples of success for her career: she ditched her television ditsy persona, came out as a transgender woman, and opened a discussion about. Los Angeles, California Her last TV appearance was in a 2016 web-show episode of Alyssa’s Secret alongside with her drag mother, Alyssa Edwards. She finished in sixth place. She says "no mam" and turns back around in her make-up station. Born as Ryan Ong Palao in the Philippines, her personality caught viewers’ attention; bubbly and always fashion-forward, Even after her stint on the first season, Ongina keeps on slaying the runway and stage. ", "The thing I have, that you haven't seen on your show is that I'm Asian - and I am taller than 5'2! Phi Phi continues to serve looks in the streets of New York! In Episode 9, Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Style, Manila won when her bedazzled bra, that featured torpedoes, that may not have killed Ru, but impressed him enough to choose her as the winner. Manila paired with Naomi Smalls in the court case "You made me look like a bitch, bitch" where Manila's character mistakenly received a hair styling from a dog groomer (Naomi's character). Now, several of these queens have come together in an effort to encourage fans of the show to support relief efforts for those devastated by Typhoon Haiyan. Chanela is a Filipino drag queen that resides in New York City. On Episode 3, Manila excelled in the new rendition of Snatch Game, the Snatch Game of Love. Ethnicity She’s already a superstar in our book. She rose to prominence after finishing as the runner-up of the third season of RuPaul's Drag Race. A post shared by Manila Luzon (@manilaluzon) on Jan 4, 2019 at 6:17pm PST. Manila, along with her All Stars partner Latrice Royale, were invited back to RuPaul's Drag Race to compete on All Stars 4as individuals. On the reunion show, where they were all wearing Heather necklaces, Manila specified that a Heather was a girl who was extremely well put together, and confessed to being a Booger when she first started doing drag in New York. A post shared by Phi Phi O'Hara (@phiphiohara) on Dec 6, 2018 at 10:01am PST. Hosted by legendary LGBTQIA+ icon RuPaul himself, the show is a platform for hundreds of talented performers for over a decade long run. She was the first queen to be revealed in the casting call for, Manila currently co-hosts a podcast with All Stars 1 team-mate. However, this winning streak came to an end after she struggled in the makeover challenge with her husband during the loved ones' visit. Gotta try, try, try again!" They finished in seventh/eight place. A post shared by ONGINA (@ongina) on Jan 7, 2019 at 3:11pm PST. Season 3 – Episode 15 All Stars – Episode 3 All Stars 4 – Episode 8 Episode 4 featured a new twisted main challenge entitled "Jersey Justice" featuring Michelle Visage. Her drag name is in honor of her Filipino mother even though RuPaul pronounces her name as “Pee-nay,” pun intended. All Stars – 7th/8th All Stars 4 – 6th, All Stars – Episode 3 All Stars 4 – Episode 8, All Stars – Jujubee & Raven All Stars 4 – Naomi Smalls. Back by popular demand, Manila Luzon is still on the race to be the next Drag Superstar. Despite Manila's positive critiques for her contribution to the club and campy cellophane runway look, Trinity and Latrice were declared the Top 2 all stars of the week. in crunch time of two hours or less. You can easily tell when she's lying. Manila Luzon cross-eyed in the midst of iconic lipsync to "MacArthur Park" by Donna Summer against Delta Work. During the course of Season 3, the Drag Queens eventually became known as two groups, the Heathers and the Boogers. Despite considering eliminating Valentina, who Manila felt was the strongest competition and saw as an opportunity to get one of the biggest competitors out of the game, she ultimately eliminated Gia Gunn. Raja Gemini. A post shared by Vivienne Pinay (@viviennepinay), A post shared by Phi Phi O'Hara (@phiphiohara), A post shared by Manila Luzon (@manilaluzon). See more ideas about drag queen, rupaul, rupaul drag. Friends Manila Luzon Her lip-sync rendition of Britney’s "Toxic" floored us on the Season 4 opener. Season 3All Stars 1All Stars 4 Hometown Luzon was soon defeated, eliminating both her and Royale. She is the first drag queen host of the Pit Stop not to have won a season. After Alexis was eliminated, Manila and Raja lip-synced to RuPaul's song "Champion", and Manila was very controversially eliminated, only getting 2nd place. even though RuPaul pronounces her name as “Pee-nay,” pun intended. They apologized to the "Boogers" if it had hurt anyone's feelings and Raja even gave Stacy her necklace. Both Manila and Monét gave stunning performances in the Lip Sync for your Legacy, and in the end Ru chose both queens as the winner. RuPaul's Drag Race Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. Police are building a case against a former barangay captain accused of reselling or recycling illegal drugs seized in law enforcement operations with the help of rogue cops. Manila has released eight chart-topping bestselling musical singles, "Hot Couture", "The Chop" (with Latrice Royale), "Best XXXccessory", "Lady Marmalade" (Cover with the Heathers), "Bring it" (with Jinkx Monsoon), "One Night in Bangkok", "Eternal Queen" and "Helen Keller" (with Cazwell). Left to right: Delta Work, Carmen Carrera, Manila Luzon and Raja. View Comments 12. However, she gets back to work when Ruby asks her if she wants some of the verbal smackdown. A post shared by Vivienne Pinay (@viviennepinay) on Aug 28, 2015 at 7:10pm PDT. Despite her steady track record on All Stars so far, the judges were unimpressed with her makeover's lack of family resemblance as well as over-the-top glamour. Manila incorporates her Filipino heritage and keeps tabs on Filipino pop culture trends in her looks. (to, “Oh, Mimi’s doing the costume change. She is one of the most successful and popular queens from all the seasons of the show. She thought that bringing Asian heritage to her drag would be fun. Young and old generations of drag queens converged at the first ever Escolta Drag Fair, challenging notions of modern crossdressing and bearing witness to the community founded upon drag … Real Name Filipino words for drag include kaladkarin, sagabal, idawit, humila, dumukot, pabigat, magdawit, isangkot, magsangkot and kumaladkad. Vivienne Pinay was the stage name of Michael Donehoo, a former drag performer from New York, New York. Two performers are wasted: Duchovny is a natural, easy-going, nice-looking actor who deserves better (and seems embarrassed) and the mega-talented Collette, shunted to the sidelines and whose character ends up with the same white-trashy guy from Chicago. Season 3 – 2ndAll Stars – 7th/8th All Stars 4 – 6th The two Lip Synced for their Legacy and in the end Manila emerged victorious winning the lip-sync, the cash tip of $10,000, and the power to eliminate one of the bottom two queens. Jujube (born on June 21, 1984) is an american drag performer, makeup artist and reality TV personality. She also liked the idea that \"man\" was in the name, and Manila has the same number of syllables as Madonna. (, "Tiffani, with two Is, dotted with hearts." These achievements proved her worthy of being a finalist for the crown, where she narrowly lost to good friend and Heather clique-mate Raja during the finale, where she came in second place. With Naomi and Monét in the Top 2, both queens seemed to have Manila in a corner as they perceived her as the strongest competition. Some of the supporting cast is OK, particularly Alec Mapa as a Filipino Drag artist. she continued her advocacy of education and prevention of HIV. She was born in Boston, MA, United States. "I never expected it to be ganito kalaki. She described the experience as "thrilling", but also admitted, that she would never kiss a girl again. (verse in Don't Funk It Up), Manila is the first and only queen to win the first challenge (AS1), the Snatch Game (AS4), the, She was the second queen to win all the 3 challenges that the fandom considers are the most important ones (The Snatch Game, Makeover and Ball) throughout her entire Drag Race run, with. If you care, Jujubee is Laotian, Raja is Indonesian, Gia is Japanese, Kim Chi is Korean. They decided to go for Bumble-Bee theme after Trinity saw they all had black and yellow outfits. Due to her talent, fashion and over-all charismatic presence, Manila was a solid lock for the series' first All Stars series. She’s already a superstar in our book, FYI. Standees, a Possible Visit to The Philippines, and More Await PH Hyun Bin Fans. Back by popular demand, Manila Luzon is still on the race to be the next Drag Superstar. She then received extra time to film her patriotic video to the troops. Karl Philip Michael Westerberg Eliminated She was named the No.6 most liked queen and the No.8 fastest rising queen on Drag Official. Manila, Phi Phi and Ongina are all part (I believe). She then released the song "Eternal Queen" as a tribute to Davenport. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. A crook named “Rambo’’ headed up a widespread credit-card scam that netted enough cash to pay for goodies such as a Maserati, the Queens DA’s Office said Friday. Proudly Filipino—born Karl Philip Michael Westerberg to a Filipino mother and an American father.Manila incorporates her Filipino heritage and keeps tabs on Filipino pop culture trends in her looks. She won Rusical Chairs on Episode 10, and chose the order of the girls picking their musical genres, after she chose Disco. Katkat Dasalla is with Chanel Ledesma and 23 others. Manila's original Curves and Swerves look which she fought to wear, but was deemed in "bad taste" by RuPaul.Currently, the original post made by Manila holds the record for most likes on an Instagram post made by any RuGirl. She thought that bringing Asian heritage to her drag would be fun. THE BIG REVEAL! The up-and-coming queens of Philippine drag are making their mark through makeup, fashion, live performances, and social media. Spiritual leaders like the babaylan practiced drag, gaining “social and symbolic recognition as … On November 8, 2018, it was announced that Manila—along with All Stars 1 running mate, Latrice Royale would return to the competition on Season 4 of All Stars for another chance to win the crown. This L.A. based force of nature absolutely killed it on season three of “RuPaul’s Drag … You're already did this girl!" The two were seen as underdogs, as they were not as close to each other as other the other teams. She wanted to celebrate her Filipino heritage so she chose Manila, which is the capital of the Philippines where her mother was born. Despite the clear uproar from fans, Manila and Naomi have both made it clear there is no bad blood, and it is the name of the game. Nov 5, 2020 - Explore Lily Longlegs's board "Drag Queens and female impersonators", followed by 1457 people on Pinterest. Manila is the first queen to win a maxi challenge on three different seasons of Drag Race, and she has since been followed by Latrice Royale. Manila won three main challenges. Her signature hair was actually suggested by Sahara Davenport before she was casted for Season 3. Vivienne Pinay or Micheal Donehoo carried her heritage on her sleeve, . She topped three consecutive challenges and one of the fiercest contenders to be inducted in the Drag Race Hall of All Stars. Known for his uncanny impersonation of the shoe-loving former First Lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, Manila Luzon — portrayed by Karl Westerberg — is a Drag Race favourite! She is a confirmed contestant to compete on Ori's Drag Race Season 3. “More Filipinos are tuning into RuPaul’s Drag Race, and some great queens who were contestants on the show are now adding Manila [as stops] on their global tour schedules,” Gigi explains, citing former contestants of the show who have toured around Manila such as … Manila Luzon is a Filipino-American reality television personality and drag queen portrayed by Karl Westerberg. Manila, along with Monét X Change, is one of the first two queens to receive immunity following a win since Season 5, as well as the first queen to receive immunity in two separate seasons. She is from Filipino origin. She stated in her "Feeling Fruity" episode, that she identified as bisexual, before realizing that she was gay. Manila's elimination is one of the most controversial eliminations of the series, as this was seen as another case of an All Star being robbed of her position in the Drag Race Hall of Fame. In 2016, she gained attention by posting a drag look on social media every day of the year and called it. She was once again very upset after the lip-sync, crying the entire time after she lost the lip-sync. Growing up in Minnesota, most of the people she knew were white and most of the drag queens were either white or black. Come join us in our love-hate-appreciate relationship with Manila. Most of the Asian Queens are from the Philippines. style court show based in New Jersey. Ongina was the first queen to represent our country in the trailblazing Season One of RuPaul's Drag Race. Buzzfeed ranked her of the 27 Filipinos who make you proud to be Pinoy. Manila's designed background provided the club with creative decor and hexagonal patterns on the wall. She took part as a Drag mentor in the Drag Race spin-off, Drag U, and has hosted a series on Logo called HIV and Me—where she continued her advocacy of education and prevention of HIV. Rey eventually became a member of the Midnight Swards, a popular Filipino drag queen troupe that performed in Japan in the 1980s. Manila was one of the RuPaul's Drag Race "Legends" brought back for the photoshoot mini-challenge on Episode 1 of Season 11. Date of Birth Dubbed as the villain of her season for causing major drama, Phi Phi O’Hara samples her strong personality with well-curated looks, Phi Phi continues to serve looks in the streets of New York! Her wit, talent and upbeat attitude are very popular with her fans (nicknamed "Fanilas"). As the show continues to evolve and grow, so too has the talent—nothing is more challenging than getting dressed, applying drag makeup, and even doing hair—all by themselves, in crunch time of two hours or less. Yes, the iconic Season Four showgirl is of Filipino-Portuguese descent! On Episode 6, Manila and Monét were immune to having to lip sync in the LaLaPaRuza due to both of them winning the lip sync on Episode 5—this is the first time any queen has been given immunity since Season 5. The name was inspired by the movie Heathers (1988). 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