Shangela Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Shangela Biography

Shangela was born on November 22, 1981, in Paris, Texas, United States, as Darius Jeremy Pierce. He is an American drag queen, actor, and TV personality. His full name is Shangela Laquifa Wadley. Similarly, he is well-recognized as the contestant of the reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race and for his appearances in many films.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 39 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs around 65 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained body and has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Relationship Status

Shangela is openly gay. He hasn’t revealed any information about his private affairs. So, he is single as per the records available.


Information regarding his family is not completely available. But, her mother’s profession an American Army.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Methodist University.


Shangela initially started her career as a drag personal performing in Los Angeles. He subsequently joined as the contestant for season two of RuPaul’s Drag Race but got eliminated in the very first episode. However, he re-joined for season three of the show and finished in the Top 5 and again competed in the third season which he made to the finale but didn’t win. Similarly, Shangela appeared in the reality series Toddlers & Tiaras from 2012 to 2013, and her other appearances in include productions such as Community, Hello Ross, Super Drags, We’re Here, and others.

Shangela Biography
Shangela Biography

Likewise, her few film appearances include, Hurricane Bianca (2016), and its sequel Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate (2018), and A Star is Born (2018). Besides, he is a singer and has released songs namely: “Call Me Laquifa”, “Uptown Fish”, “Pay Me”, “Kitty Girl”, among others.

Shangela’s Social Media

For further information about his personal life, you can follow him on his social media accounts which are linked below:


Shangela’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Shangela,

Net Worth

What is the earning of Shangela? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a fair amount of net worth of $ 1 million, which he has earned from his drag acting, TV shows, and acting career.


  • Full Name: Shangela Laquifa Wadley
  • Birth name: Darius Jeremy Pierce
  • Profession: Drag Queen, Actor. Reality TV Personality
  • Age: 39
  • Date of Birth: November 22, 1981
  • Birth Place: Paris, Texas, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches
  • Weight: 65 KG
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • School: N/A
  • College/University: Southern Methodist University
  • Father: N/A
  • Mother: N/A
  • Sibling: N/A
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 1 million
  • Source of Income: TV Shows, acting