Gia Gunn

Season 6 cast member of RuPaul's Drag Race who was born as Scott Ichikawa. He discovered the art of female impersonation, AKA Drag, after moving to Chicago and observing drag shows. He then decided to perform himself and became a headlining drag performer. Upon graduating high school, he enrolled in cosmetology school and received his cosmetology license. He auditioned for RuPaul's Drag Race while working in the hair industry full-time and doing drag at night. He became interested in culture and art from a young age, developing a passion for Nihon Buyo, Japanese Classical Dance. He was 5 years old when he made his stage debut. He grew up in Carpentersville, IL the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago in a small diverse town. He is a 4th generation Japanese-American. He competed against Bianca Del Rio on season 6 of RuPaul's Drag Race. [+]