EXCLUSIVE: Drag Race UK Versus World contestant Pangina Heals has spoken out about her removal from the show, leading to a backlash from fans on social media that the Thai drag star disapproves of.
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The UK drag race against World Contestant Pangina Heals opened on a Facebook Tell her all about her true feelings in person after being shocked at the hands of her Blu Hydrangea co-star.
After the episode aired on BBC On Tuesday night, fans of the drag show star gathered from all over the world to show their support for the Thai drag star, who has been leading up to this point. this shock.
Having won two Ru-peter badges and consistently topping the charts week after week, the judges and her cast members were shocked when Blu revealed that the queen she was sending home was in fact The likely winner is Pangina.
When asked how she feels after leaving the show, Pangina said that she is feeling a lot of mixed emotions.
She said, “I really feel proud that I was able to show my drag, my personality, my culture, my heritage as the first Thai contestant on Drag Race from Southeast Asia. .
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“I feel like I’ve represented myself in the best way that I can. It’s heartbreaking, but to remember this was a year ago I’ve had time to process this and I never got mad at Blu.
“It’s a game. Someone has to go home and that person happens to be me.”
In last week’s episode, Pangina was the winner of the challenge that led to her sending home favorite Canadian fan Jimbo, who was also crawling to the top.
When Blu sent home former Drag Race Thailand judge this week, fans were quick to call it ‘karma’ online and voiced it out with hashtags #JusticeForJimbo.
When asked about the backlash Pangina received for bringing Jimbo home, she said she’s grateful she has so much self-love otherwise things would have been different.
She added: “There is a saying in Thai that means you don’t know how other people live, because they were in a different context, they could have been in a different context.
“So you can’t expect everyone to have the same level of kindness or courtesy to understand human interaction.
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“Sometimes people just see the queen’s characters and they don’t get emotional but once you hear but once you see three to five hundred messages from people telling you to kill yourself or stuff like that. racism it will drip.
“If I don’t have strong support or self-love then things can get really bad.”
Recounting the incident when Pangina first received a leap from the judges to throw her hat in the ring, she explained that she shouted so loudly that her boyfriend thought her grandmother was dead.
Pangina said: “I was screaming for five minutes and crying for no reason and he was like saying to me and I was like ‘Oh my gosh, it’s happening’.
“It was really a dream I didn’t dare to dream, so when I got that call I felt like this is really happening, is my life about to change forever?”
“Not only am I about to be Rugirl but the whole world will have to witness my traction after 11 years of work and hustle. Apart from me being a judge on a Thai franchise, how am I going to get enough? qualified to compete?”
Pangina had previously reviewed the first two seasons of Drag Race Thailand, so when the cast was announced for the international rotation, fans were quick to express their opinion that she would make it through. some bias. But Pangina was quick to respond to such offers.
She said: “Every time I walk down the runway, I try to present myself as a character and in what I wear.
“There’s such a level of detail because I’ve looked at all the previous details from the contestants who made it so it helps but each judge has a different criteria.
“Just because there are certain things that I like doesn’t mean the judges will like the same thing.”
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