Ginger Johnson, the vibrant persona of Donald Marshall, hails from the quaint town of Lanchester in County Durham, born in the late 1980s. Embracing the art of drag in the late 2000s, Ginger swiftly became a powerhouse in the scene. Joining Sink the Pink in 2014, she not only dazzled audiences with performances but also showcased her diverse talents by writing, directing, and co-producing various theatrical productions, including "Down the Rabbit Hole" and "The Queen's Head" for Selfridges.
In 2023, Ginger Johnson soared to fame as the winner of RuPaul's Drag Race UK Season 5, leaving an indelible mark with her whimsical and campy style. Describing herself as "a helium balloon in the shape of a woman," Ginger's infectious charm and quick wit endeared her to fans and judges alike. From conquering club events to online shows, Ginger Johnson's journey from the local stages of County Durham to becoming The UK's Next Drag Superstar is a testament to her talent and magnetic presence in the world of drag.