Monica is the first queen to ever announce that they are in fact a transgender woman during the taping of the show, other queens (Kenya Michaels, Carmen Carrera, and Sonique) all announced transition after the show wrapped.
RuPaul's Drag Race
Monica was eliminated in the third episode, placing twelfth. Monica sent home fellow contestant Serena Cha Cha in Episode 2 but was ultimately out performed by Coco Montrese in Episode 3 and was sent home.
She started out as Monica Beverly. Monica was the name of an Indian goddess in a Bollywood movie that she loved. Beverly came the movie Pretty Woman as she always had a fascination with Hollywood and wanted to live in Beverly Hills. When she moved to Kentucky she decided to add the Hills and changed the ‘s’ to a ‘z’ because she's Latin and she need to have some spice inside of it.
4th: Detox, 5th: Coco Montrese, 6th: Alyssa Edwards, 7th: Ivy Winters (Miss Congeniality), 8th: Jade Jolie, 9th: Lineysha Sparx, 10th & 11th: Honey Mahogany & Vivienne Pinay, 12th: Monica Beverly Hillz, 13th: Serena ChaCha, 14th: Penny Tration
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