2022 future maker


Iconic and Influential

Drag Queen extraordinaire, Peppermint, has performed all over the world collecting many honors with her comedic skills and pop song performances. She’s been featured on MTV’s “The Real World Brooklyn,” “Ugly Betty” and Season 9 of “Rupaul’s Drag Race.” 


The Dreamer’s Journey

Truly groundbreaking, Peppermint became the first trans woman to originate a principal role on Broadway, playing Pythioin in the musical “Head Over Heels.” She continues to dominate the New York club scene with her inspirational, high-energy performances and engaging personality.

Future Greatness

Peppermint has helped raise money for many LGBTQ charities. She serves on the board of GLAAD and is deeply involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS, joining forces with the HIV vaccine trials Network and the M.A.C. Aids fund.

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