Vanda Miss Joaquim is the stage name of Azizul Mahathir, a contestant from the second season of Drag Race Thailand.

Drag Name Origin

Her namesake is the Papilionanthe "Miss Joaquim", commonly known as the Vanda Miss Joaquim, a hybrid vandaceous orchid which is Singapore's national flower.

Track Record(s)

Vanda Miss Joaquim
Season Competed DRT 2
Ranking: 4th/5th
Mini-Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 5)
Times as Team Captain: 1 (Ep. 5)
Main Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 5)
Runway Challenges Won: 1 (Ep. 6)
Times in Bottom Two/Three: 3 (Eps. 7, 10, 11)
Episode Eliminated: Episode 11


  • Vanda is the mother of the Haus of Miss Joaquim, with six other members (Miss Dahlia Rose, Anna Stacia, Eriana Conda, Tiara Sorrel, Farrah Shamrock & Opal Ophelia.)
  • She is the first Muslim queen to compete in a Drag Race Franchise, followed by Mercedes Iman Diamond.
  • She is bilingual in both English and Malay.
  • She is the third contestant able to speak English on Drag Race Thailand fluently, along with Genie and Mocha Diva.

Memorable Quotes

  • Kana: Vanda na pa, Na pa means old face.
  • ♪ "One, two, three, four. Salam, sisters. Aww! Scream, shout, meow for me. I can come for you, but not for free. Been working, hustlin' down the street. I say salam, you say… (Sawasdee krab.) Don't worry, I come in peace. I'm Vanda, oh darling, it's me. Abdicate yourself, I'm about to bloom. Drag Race Thailand, here comes the boom." ♪ (verse in the Top 5 Medley)


DRT Season 2 Looks

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