Chelsea Boy is the stage name of Brian van der Heijden, a drag performer and one of the Season 1 contestants of Drag Race Holland.

Drag Name Origin

She chose 'Chelsea' because it is the name her mom would've given her if she was born a girl.

Chelsea then added 'Boy' to her name to play with androgyny.

Track Record(s)

Chelsea Boy
Seasons Competed: DRH 1
Ranking: 5th Place
Maxi Challenges Won: 0
Mini Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 2)
Times Placed High: 4 (Eps. 1, 3, 4, 5)
Times as Team Captain: 1 (Ep. 2)
Times Placed Low: 0
Times in Bottom Two: 1 (Ep. 6)
Episode Eliminated: Episode 6

Memorable Quotes

  • "Vroom vroom, bitches." (entrance quote)

Farewell Message

"Lieve schatten, keep on rising to new cosmic dimensions. I'm rooting for u all... We ChelseaBoy xx"


  • Chelsea Boy is the second queen to do a fully body-painted look for her promo, the first being Nina Bo'nina Brown in Season 9.
  • Chelsea started doing drag at 17 years old.
  • Chelsea's Snatch Game character was Joe Exotic, making her the only queen of Drag Race Holland Season 1 to portray an American character for the challenge.
    • Additionally, judges said that Chelsea Boy is the winner of Snatch Game, but was ultimately not declared the winner of the episode. Instead, that went to fellow Season 1 contestant Envy Peru.
  • Chelsea is an outspoken supporter of AFAB-queens.
  • Chelsea has a drag daugher, Secreet Seleen.


DRH Season 1 Looks



  • Drag Race Holland (Season 1), as contestant, placed 5th. (2020)



  • JINEK (2020)


  • Pruikentijd: The Reunion (2020)

Social Media



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