Heidi N Closet is the stage name of Trevien Anthonie Cheek, a drag performer and one of the Season 12 contestants of RuPaul's Drag Race.

Name Origin

Heidi's name comes from a joke where closeted men from her hometown try to hook up with her and she encourages them to not be "hidin' in a closet". Her name can also be read as "hiding in closet.“

RuPaul's Drag Race

Heidi N Closet
Seasons Competed: Season 12
Ranking: TBA
Maxi Challenges Won: TBA
Mini Challenges Won: TBA
Times as Team Captain: 1 (Ep. 3)
Times in Bottom Two: 1 (Ep. 5)
Episode Eliminated: TBA

Memorable Quotes

Season 12

  • "America, it's time to stop hiding in the closet! (high-pitched tongue trill)" (entrance quote)
  • "Leprosy print"
  • "You can see her civil rights hair, oh lord!"
  • "Heidi to the closet is her name, being soft and supple is her game! She's a young fierce diva coming from the East Coast and she's 'bout to slay every one of her foes! She'll never back down and she'll face her fears, you could even say she's wise beyond her years. She's a small-town queen with no time to waste, her first bout up and she's won first place!" (verse in "I'm That Bitch")
  • "What is it that you hate so much about my face?" (to Nicki Minaj during Untucked)
  • “There’s too many bitches in the workroom.”
  • "Team talent my ass."
  • "Fuck all them bitches."
  • "Blessed and highly flavored.”
  • "RIP, honey." (referring to Dahlia Sin's elimination)
  • "Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. and FUCK YOU!."
  • Overall she delivered… Literally ‘cause she was pregnant. (about Widow Von’Du)

Meet the Queens

  • "A lot of men from my hometown are closeted, and they would always try and get my goodies and what-naughtries"
  • "Most of it's about getting on that stage and performing really fast and making as much coin as you can."
  • "I have been performing for five years, but those first three years are a little mysterious, so we don't count those, so two."
  • "Elbow elbow, wrist wrist, cross your heart and blow a kiss."
  • "I am fully 100% fully in this competition to win. I want that crown. And a hundred thousand dollars 'cause, poverty."
  • "Bye whore. Oh, that was Grandma Sherry, that's a good Christian woman. I thought it was Widow."
  • "Being the delicate woman that I am, I would need a running mate, to really masculine it up and give me a little more edge, like give me a more demographic edge, so I would definitely choose Jaida Essence Hall."


  • Heidi is the 3rd ever contestant from North Carolina to be on the show, after Victoria Parker and Stacy Layne Matthews.
  • She was the least followed season 12 contestant on Instagram before the cast Ruveal with only 500 followers.
  • She was the first season 12 contestant to eliminate a queen who had won a lip sync. (eliminated Nicky Doll.)
  • She is the first queen to lose a wig in a lip sync and put it back on.


Season 12 Looks




  • (2020) RuPaul's Drag Race, on Season 12

Web Series



  • (2020) "Im That Bitch" by RuPaul ft. RuPaul's Drag Race Season 12 Cast

Social Media


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