Leidy Lei is a New Zealand drag queen, best known for placing third on the first season of House of Drag, the New Zealand version of Drag Race.


Leidy started doing drag in 2016. She got on house of drag. We remember her for getting in some drama with fellow competitor Trinity Ice. She describes her style as gothic and punk. She did well on the dancing challenge.

Name Origin

"My name as a boy is Leighton! I get called Lei, so I liked that as a surname. And I like that Leidy sounds like a dog’s name..." Leidy Lei explains her drag name on an ITW.

House of Drag

Leidy Lei
Statistics HoD
Ranking: 3rd
Times as Team Captain: 0
Main Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 5)
Times in Bottom Two: 3 (Eps. 2, 4, 6)
Episode Eliminated: Episode 7

Memorable Quotes

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  • She doing drag since 2016.


House of Drag Looks

Social Media


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