Naomi Smalls is the stage name of Davis Heppenstall, a drag performer from Redlands, California. She is one of 12 contestants to compete on the eighth season of RuPaul's Drag Race and finished as a runner-up alongside Kim Chi.
RuPaul's Drag Race
|Season Competed:||Season 8|
|Mini-Challenges Won:||1 (Ep. 3)|
|Times as Team Captain:||1 (Ep. 3)|
|Main Challenges Won:||1 (Ep. 6)|
|Times in Bottom Two:||1 (Ep. 5)|
|Episode Eliminated:||Episode 10|
- Her drag name was inspired by Naomi Campbell and Biggie Smalls.
- She was the youngest contestant of Season 8, aged 21, which is the minimum age, at the time of filming.
- She has 11 siblings.
- Naomi has a show with Kim Chi on World Of Wonder called 'M.U.G.'.
- Naomi is 7'6 feet tall with heels, and around 7 without.
- Naomi Smalls, Derrick Barry and Robbie Turner are the only three contestants in Season 8 of RuPaul's Drag Race to place in the bottom two, survive the lip-sync, and then win the main challenge in the following episode.
- She has appearerd in several episodes of Fashion Photo RuView with Raven, Raja, Kim Chi, Manila Luzon and Delta Work
- On Untucked of episode 5 (Super Model Snatch Game) Naomi told Acid that she didn't know the lyrics to the lip-sync song until her Snatch Game performance, she learned them right after because she knew she was going to be in the bottom.
- Naomi got on the show after just trying to audition 1 time.
- "Check your lip-stick before you come for me." (Entrance quote)
- "Naomi is a tall glass of water, she has legs all the way up to her asshole."
2nd & 3rd: Kim Chi & Naomi Smalls
4th: Chi Chi DeVayne • 5th: Derrick Barry • 6th: Thorgy Thor • 7th: Robbie Turner • 8th: Acid Betty • 9th: Naysha Lopez • 10th: Cynthia Lee Fontaine (Miss Congeniality) • 11th & 12th: Dax ExclamationPoint & Laila McQueen
Jason Carter • Miles Davis Moody • Bryce Eilenburg