Baga Chipz Biography and Real Name
Born in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, UK, Baga Chipz is a drag queen and TV personality whose real name is Leo Loren. She is best known for competing in season 1 of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK and RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK Versus the world (2022).
Baga Chipz Age | Birthday
Chipz, the drag queen is 32 years old as of January 2022. She was born on November 28, 1989, in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom. The drag queen celebrates her birthday on the 28th of November each year.
Baga Chipz Family
Drag queen Chipz was born Leo Loren to her parents in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, UK. Her mother is named Jo while her drag daughter is named Sacka Spudz.
Baga Chipz Height
The RuPaul’s Drag Race contestant, Chipz stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 6 inches.
Baga Chipz Partner
On February 4, 2020, Chipz took it to his Twitter account with a snap of an engagement on her finger with the caption “The happiest boy in the world..” At that time she did not reveal the identity of her fiance and she has since deleted the picture. It is unclear whether Chipz got married to her then partner or they split.
Baga Chipz Drag Race | Career
In 2014, Chipz was the main cast of Drag Queens of London, a series documenting the lives of drag queens over a three-month period, both on and off the stage. She is a member of The Buffalo Girls, a drag troupe that also features Lady Lloyd and Silver Summers. She also performs with the group The Frock Destroyers alongside Blu Hydrangea and
Moreover, in 2019 Chipz competed in season 1 of RuPaul’s Drag Race and finished in 3rd place. The drag queen also starred on Morning T $ T on WOW Plus presents. She starred alongside The Vivienne, her fellow contestant of season 1 of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK. In addition, Chipz and The Vivienne started presenting I Like to Watch, a web series produced by Netflix.
In January 2022, the drag queen was announced as one of the contestants of the 1st season of RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK Versus the world which will premiere on BBC Three on February 1st, 2022.
Away from Drag, Chipz has also appeared in other television shows including Celebrity Masterchef and The Celebrity Circle.
Baga Chipz Name Origin/Meaning
When explaining how she came up with her drag name, the drag queen stated:
“I was having a drink in a pub in Birmingham and this fella came up and started flirting with me and my mate. I said: “Look, why do you want burger when you can have me, prime steak on a plate?” And he was like: “Prime steak? more like a bag a chips.”
I thought you can’t get more British than a bag of chips can you?! You’ve got your Crystals and your Sandras, but I’m unique. I stand out. If anyone else has my name, then they’ve copied it!”
Baga Chipz RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK vs. The World
Chipz is one of the contestants of the television series RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK vs. The World which will premiere on BBC Three on February 1st, 2022. In the show, “nine queens from across the global Drag Race franchise will be competing for the queen of the world crown.”
RuPaul’s Drag Race: UK vs. The World Contestants
The other contestants of the Drag Race show include:
- Janey Jacké
- Mo Heart
- Cheryl Hole
- Pangina Heals
- Blu Hydrangea
Baga Chipz Net worth
Chipz has an estimated net worth of $1 million to $ 5 million. She earns her income as a drag performer and television personality.
Baga is active on Instagram under the username @bagachipz with 475k followers as of January 2022.