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Karen From Finance is the stage name of Richard Chadwick, an Australian drag performer and contestant on the first season of RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under.

Drag Name Origin

Karen spoke on Hey Qween on how her name came about. She and her friends were buying clothes for a costume party and her friends said her chosen dress looked like something "Karen from Finance" would wear. And thus, this is when she decided upon her drag name.[1]

Track Record(s)

Karen From Finance
Statistics Down Under Season 1
Ranking: 2nd/3rd/4th Place
Main Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 1)
Times as Team Captain: 0
Mini-Challenges Won: 0
Times in Bottom Two: 1 (Ep. 4)
Episode Eliminated: Episode 8

Memorable Quotes

  • "I can't see this mark anywhere. Look's like we're gonna need a bigger locker for this hat" (entrance quote)
  • "Welcome to the game, I'm Karen From Finance! Clocking in tonight. I'll be dotting all the i's and crossing the t's; I was born to get it right! I would say: hey! if you wanna climb that ladder, take it rung by rung. Take it from me, I've been climbing for years, I'm here to get the job done!" (verse in Queens Down Under)
  • ''Coco: My singing was pitchy, off-key? What's the word? Karen: Shit.''
  • "Hello, gorgeous! Wow, don't you look stunning? You know, we've been through a lot together us girls and I? You can call us sisters but in my world we're colleagues. Stars, a team destined to the biggest promotion of our lives! And we've already won, baby." (verse in "I'm a Winner, Baby)



RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under Season 1

RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under Season 1 Looks



  • RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under Season 1, as contestant, placed 2nd/3rd/4th. (2021)

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