Who is Drag Queen BeBe Zahara Benet? Her Bio, Career, Net Worth, Height, and More
Nea Marshall Kudi Ngwa, better known by his stage name BeBe Zahara Benet. He is a Cameroonian-American drag performer and television personality who rose to prominence after winning the first season of RuPaul’s Drag Race in 2009.
Find out more about BeBe Zahara Benet’s biography, age, height, weight, body measurements, dating/affairs, family, and career. Find out how he earned the majority of his net worth.
BeBe Zahara Benet Early Life, Parents and Education
BeBe Zahara Benet was born Nea Marshall Kudi Ngwa in Douala, Cameroon, on March 20, 1981. Before his family relocated to France, he spent the majority of his childhood in Cameroon. He later traveled to Minneapolis, Minnesota, to seek a college education.
At this time, Her family background, parents, siblings, and childhood are all unknown. There is no exact information about her graduation from any university.
BeBe Zahara Benet Career
Benet’s first experience with drag was at a fashion show in Paris. Where he was asked to put on a dress and walk the runway as a female model as a last-minute replacement for an absent model. His first drag performance was with Cyndi Lauper at Minneapolis’ Gay 90s bar.
Ru Paul’s Drag Race and other television
In 2009, Benet was announced as one of nine participants for the first season of RuPaul’s Drag Race, a reality-TV drag-queen competition hosted by Logo. He was the series’ first winner, having won two challenges throughout the tournament.
Benet participated as a “drag professor” in two episodes of RuPaul’s Drag U in 2011.
On the third season debut of RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars, Benet was announced as the surprise 10th contender. He made it to the season finals after winning two tasks. However, a jury of previously eliminated queens did not choose him to proceed to the final two. And he finished in joint third place alongside Shangela Laquifa Wadley, an American drag queen.
However, On March 9, 2019, Benet starred alongside Jujubee, Thorgy Thor, and Alexis Michelle on the TLC television. It is a special Drag Me Down the Aisle, which was eventually picked up as a series and renamed Dragnificent.
BeBe Zahara Benet Music
Felix Baumgartner, Ralphi Rosario, and Mark Picchiotti remixed Benet’s debut dance single, I’m the Sh*t. In July 2010, he released his second song, Cameroon. Moreover, In December 2010, Benet had a cameo appearance in the music video for Erasure’s re-release of A Little Respect (which was a fundraiser for students of the Harvey Milk Institute in San Francisco).
On April 17, 2012, he released his third song, Dirty Drums, on iTunes. As well as, On March 3, 2014, he released his fourth single, Face.
However, for the Drag Race Christmas Queens 4 album, Benet recorded a cover of Little Drummer Boy.
Bebe Zahara Benet Nubia
Benet created, produced, and headlined the Nubia tour in 2020. A live drag show that featured original music, group dance, video installations, live singing, lip syncs, and narrative-driven performance art to celebrate Black drag queens.
Therefore, Vulture.com complimented the cast, which included RuPaul’s Drag Race Stars. Bob The Drag Queen, Peppermint, Shea Couleé, The Vixen, and Monique Heart are on opening night. However, they are praising the show’s “touching honesty” and “joyous” celebration of black culture.
The tour began its run with sold-out shows in New York City and has plans to visit Los Angeles, as well as other major cities across the United States.
Is Bebe Zahara Benet Dating?
Benet, like other celebrities, prefers to keep his personal and love life secret, so come back often as we will continue to add new dating news and speculations to this page.
Benet is not dating anyone as of 2022. He is a 40-year-old. BeBe Zahara Benet had at least one previous relationship, according to CelebsCouples. He has never been married before. Online dating rumors about Benet’s background can be confusing.
Finding out who is dating Benet is rather easy, but keeping track of his flings, hookups, and breakups is more difficult. It’s much more difficult to keep track of every celebrity dating website and relationship history.
What is the Net Worth of Bebe Zahara Benet?
Benet is one of the richest Reality Stars & listed as the most popular Reality Star. According to kingnetworth.com, BeBe Zahara Benet’s net worth is approximately $1.5 Million. This includes his Assets, Money, and Income.
His primary source of income is her career as a drag performer, reality star, and musician. Through her various sources of income, BeBe has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
How tall is Bebe Zahara Benet? (Height, Weight, and Body Measurement)
About his physical appearance, stands at a decent height of 6 feet and 2 inches or 1.87 meters, and his body weight is unknown as of now. Apart from height and weight, his body measurement, biceps, and shoe size are also unknown. He is openly gay. Moreover, he often tends to wear blonde or black colored wigs with curled hair by looking at her Instagram posts.
Is Bebe Zahara Benet active on social media?
Bebe Zahara Benet does have large social media accounts like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook and is also active on a variety of other platforms. On Instagram, he has 534k followers with 2,006 posts with handles @bebezahra.
However, on Twitter, he has 111.5k followers with handles @BeBeZaharaBenet. Therefore, he is also active on Facebook with handles @BeBe Zahara Benet where he has 197k followers. She also has YouTube account @Bebe, Zahara Benet, with 20.6k followers. She posted her many popular songs.