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Coco Jumbo is an Australian drag performer and contestant on the first season of RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under.

About[]

Coco has performed on the Mardi Gras party mainstage many times and is a multi DIVA (Drag Industry Variety Awards) award winner, most prestigious Entertainer of the Year in 2017, Sydney’s Favourite Showgirl in 2016-2019, and Rising Star in 2015.

Coco has worked with Absolutely Fabulous’ Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley, 2014 Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst, and with Australia's very own Sandra Sully.[2]

Drag Name Origin[]

Her drag name comes from the Mr. President song "Coco Jamboo".

Track Record(s)[]

Coco Jumbo
Statistics Down Under Season 1
Ranking: 9th Place
Maxi Challenges Won: 0
Mini Challenges Won: 0
Times as Team Captain: 0
Times in Bottom Two: 2 (Eps. 2, 3)
Episode Eliminated: Episode 3

Memorable Quotes[]

RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under Season 1[]

  • "Oh my good-gay-girlie God you guys, this is what the fuss was about. *laughs* Sorry, I lied Sydney *tongue pop* " (entrance quote)
  • "Elektra's wig was so thirsty, it could've done with a glass of water, full glass, a full gallon, a liter, everything, just the whole ocean really."
  • "Anita out of drag reminds me of Pee-Wee Herman."
  • "She's gonna be serving C-section today on the runway." (about Scarlet ripping her nude illusion prosthetics.)
  • "Soz bitch." (upon winning a lip-sync for your life against Art Simone)
  • That’s enough Arts and Crafts for today." (after Art Simone’s elimination)
  • "Oh my good-gay-girlie God. Jumbo is here to have the fun. Hey there bitch it's nice to meet ya. Got a whole lotta flavor, let mama feed ya. Don't press me bitch, you'll all go loco. Touch this skin baby, I AM COCO!" (verse in "Queens Down Under")
  • "Girl, the party has just begun, I'll be seeing you at the ball." (elimination quote)
  • "It sucks being the third to leave. I still beat Art Simone. (laughs)"
  • "I've really loved getting to know Kita and Anita, and Alexis."
  • "Did I say Alexis? For fuck's sake, that little bitch! She kicked me out, so kudos to you bitch! (about Elektra Shock)

Farewell Message[]

"I ♡ You My Sisters The Party 💋 STARTS 💋 NOW!!! ♡ Jumbo!! PS WATCH OUT Bitch!"

Trivia[]

  • Coco is the second queen to be named "Coco" to compete on Drag Race, the first being Coco Montrese.
  • Coco was voted Sydney’s Favorite Drag Queen and DIVA Entertainer of the Year 2017.
  • Coco and fellow Down Under Season 1 castmate Jojo Zaho are the second and third Indigenous Oceanian queens to compete on Drag Race, the first being Brita from US Season 12.
  • In 2017, Coco was involved in an incident where she and her friends beat a homophobic man whom they saw attacking a young gay man. Interestingly, she did it in full drag.[3]
  • During her elimination interview, Coco mispronounced Elektra Shock, the queen who had just sent her home, as “Alexis”.
  • Coco's birthday is on Valentine's Day.
  • Coco’s talent for the talent show was going to be fire twirling.[4]
  • After having been eliminated in the third episode, Coco derisively commented on the controversial and unexplained return of Art Simone on Twitter, tweeting "Give the white girl another go she deserves it!", commenting on the widely perceived unfairness of bringing back the only eliminated white Queen, while her and Jojo Zaho, both Queens of colour, were not given such chance to return.[5]

Gallery[]

RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under Season 1[]

RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under Season 1 Looks[]

Filmography[]

TV[]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2021 RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under (Season 1) Self Contestant (Placed 9th)

Discography[]

Appearances/Features[]

Year Title Artwork Notes
2021 "Queens Down Under
(Outback Fake Hoes)"
QueensDownUnder OutbackFakeHoes Artwork by The Cast of RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under

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