Medulla Oblongata is a drag queen from New Zealand best known for competing on season 1 of the New Zealand version of RuPaul's Drag Race: House of Drag.
Medulla is a full time drag queen and has starred in a short film about her life. Originally from the Maldives, Medulla fled to New Zealand to escape persecution for being gay and lives there as a refugee.
Medulla's drag name comes from the Medulla Oblongata; the name given to the stem that holds the spinal cord and brain together. "I like to say that I am responsible for your gag reflex," she claims.
House of Drag
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- "I like to say that I am responsible for your gag reflex."
- She is the first Maldivian contestant to be on House of Drag.
- She is the first contestant to win a challenge on House of Drag.
- She is also the first contestant on House of Drag to win a challenge and be eliminated before the finale. She was followed by Vulga Titz, who was eliminated the very next episode.
- Her drag daughter is Season 2 fan favorite Bionica.
|2nd: Lola Blades • 3rd: Leidy Lei|
|4th: Bunny Holiday • 5th: Vulga Titz • 6th: Medulla Oblongata • 7th: Trinity Ice • 8th: Luna • 9th: Shavorn Abörealis|