Captivating Katkat Biography
Captivating Katkat is one of the contestants of Drag Race Philippines, the local version of the popular reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race.
According to her official bio on the Drag Race Philippines website, she started doing drag when she was 15 years old and has been performing in various clubs and events ever since. She says that drag is her passion and her way of expressing herself.
Captivating Katkat Real Name
Katkat’s real name is Kevin Santos.
Captivating Katkat Age
One of the first things that people notice about Katkat is her youthful appearance. She was born in Sta. Maria, Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Katkat is the first queen on Drag Race Philippines to refuse to disclose her age in her confessional.
Captivating Katkat Drag Race Philippines
Despite her ups and downs, Katkat remains one of the most popular and controversial contestants of Drag Race Philippines. Katkat along with Bernie and M1ss Jade So, are among the first transgender contestants of Drag Race Philippines.
Captivating katkat Blackface
Katkat was exposed on Twitter for doing Blackface. Blackface is a highly controversial and offensive practice. It involves non-black individuals darkening their skin with makeup or other means to portray black people, often in a stereotypical and demeaning manner.
Captivating Katkat Issue
As much as Katkat is beloved, not everyone is a fan of her style and attitude. She has been involved in several issues that have tarnished her reputation and caused backlash from the public and her fellow drag queens. One of the most notorious incidents was when she allegedly stole money from a charity event that she was supposed to host. She was accused of pocketing the donations that were meant for a local orphanage, and then fleeing the venue without performing. She later denied the allegations and said that it was a misunderstanding.
Another issue that sparked outrage was when she made fun of another drag queen’s disability during a roast challenge on Drag Race Philippines. She mocked her rival’s speech impediment and called her names, which many viewers found offensive and insensitive. She was criticized for being rude and disrespectful, and for crossing the line between comedy and bullying.
Captivating Katkat Apology
After facing backlash for some of her actions and words, Katkat issued a public apology on her Facebook page. She said that she was sorry for hurting anyone’s feelings and that she did not mean to offend anyone. Katkat explained that she was just trying to be funny and entertaining and that she did not intend to be malicious or mean-spirited. Katkat also asked for forgiveness and understanding from her fans and haters alike.
Captivating Katkat Out of Drag
Many fans are curious about what Katkat looks like out of drag. Below is a photo of her out of drag.
Captivating Katkat Minty Fresh
One of the most memorable moments of Katkat on Drag Race Philippines was when she performed a lip sync to Minty Fresh by Lady Gaga. She wore a green wig and outfit that matched the song’s theme and delivered a high-energy performance that impressed the judges and the audience. Katkat also added some comedy elements to her lip sync, such as pretending to brush her teeth and spit out toothpaste. She won the lip sync and earned praise from Lady Gaga herself, who tweeted “You slayed it sis!”
Captivating Katkat BBM
Despite her controversies, Katkat has also gained a loyal fan base who admire her charisma and confidence. She calls her fans BBM, which stands for Bongga Beshies ng Mundo, or Fabulous Friends of the World. Katkat often interacts with them on social media, where she posts selfies, videos, and updates about her life and career. She also sells merchandise such as t-shirts, mugs, and stickers with her catchphrases and slogans.