Kimora Blac Biography
Kimora Blac is the stage name of Von Nguyen, an American drag queen, and TV personality, best known for competing on the ninth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race. She was the second queen to be eliminated and ended up finishing in 13th place. She is the first Vietnamese queen to compete on RuPaul’s Drag Race.
Age| Birthday| How Old is Kimora Blac?
The drag performer was born on December 15, 1988, in Wichita, Kansas,US. Her birth sign is Sagittarius.
Her first name is possibly a reference to fashion model and designer Kimora Lee, while her surname is taken from model and entrepreneur Blac Chyna. She also adds that the name Blac was influenced by her favorite color black, with the “k” removed because “it added a twist”
Kimora Blac Height
In regards to her physical features, Kimora stands at a height of 5′ 7 or 170.18 centimeters
Early life Young
Von Nguyen was born on December 15, 1988, in Wichita, Kansas and is of Vietnamese heritage. The drag performer grew up in Elk Grove, California then moved to Las Vegas, Nevada where she resided when she was cast to appear on RuPaul’s Drag Race. She first did amateur drag when she was fifteen with Dragula contestant Melissa Be fierce. She started doing professional drag when she was eighteen.
RuPaul’s Drag Race
Kimora had previously auditioned for RuPaul’s Drag Race three different times before finally being handpicked. Blac was announced as one of fourteen contestants for the ninth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race on February 2, 2017. After being declared safe in episode one, she was placed in the bottom two in the second episode with Jaymes Mansfield and won a lip-sync against her to “Love Shack” by The B-52’s.
She was however eliminated in the third episode after lip-syncing to “Holding Out for a Hero” by Bonnie Tyler, against Aja. She appeared as a guest for the first challenge in the premiere of season eleven of Drag Race. Outside of Drag Race, In September 2017, Blac recreated the September 2014 cover of Paper magazine with Kim Kardashian, which was given positive reception by Kardashian on Twitter.
Kimora Blac Television Appearances
Blac became the host for the WOWPresents internet series, “Wait, What?” where she’s asked trivia questions with alternating categories. Her co-hosts for the show included Mariah, Derrick Barry, Gia Gunn, Laganja Estranja, Ongina, Jaidynn Diore-Fierce, and Jasmine Masters. The first episode was available on YouTube on October 8, 2018. She appeared as a guest for two episodes of The Trixie & Katya Show in March 2018. She appeared in an episode of Botched with Trinity Taylor on December 2018.
Kimora Blac Dating| Relationship| Married | Children
The drag performer has been in a relationship with Rico “Anthony” Sandoval for a while and considers him as his spouse. Kimora’s drag daughter is Amaya Blac
Kimora Blac Influences
Nguyen cites Erika Jayne and Paris Hilton along with Simmons and Kardashian as inspirations to her drag aesthetic.
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