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Brian Joseph McCook’s net worth is
$ 1 million

Brian Joseph McCook Wiki Biography

Brian Joseph McCook, born May 1, 1982 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, of Irish descent, better known by his stage name Yekaterina ‘Katya’ Petrovna Zamolodchikova, is a drag queen and internet personality probably best for participating in the 7th season of the reality competition series “RuPaul’s Drag Race” as well as in the second season of the reality competition series “RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars”. His career has been active since 2006.

Have you ever wondered how rich Katya Zamolodchikova was at the end of 2017? According to authoritative sources, Katya’s net worth is estimated at over $ 1 million, amassed through his successful involvement in the entertainment industry as a drag queen and internet personality.

Katya Zamolodchikova (Brian McCook) with a net worth of $ 1 million

Brian McCook grew up with two siblings in his hometown, where he enrolled at Marlborough High School and then enrolled at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. There he was a student of video and performance art in the Studio for Interrelated Media (SIM) course. It was then that he created his alter ego Yekaterina “Katya” Petrovna Zamolodchikova, who is said to be from Russia.

His professional career began in 2006 when he made his drag debut in a gay nightclub under his stage name, which marked the beginning of an increase in his net worth. During his performance, he sang Russian songs by musicians and bands such as tATu, Alla Pugacheva and Glukoza, among others. He was then hired to host the monthly drag show “Perestroika” at the Jacques Cabaret, which made a substantial amount of money for his fortune.

He then decided to audition for the reality competition series “RuPaul’s Drag Race” but was turned down four times until he became an official cast member for the fifth time in the show’s seventh season in 2015. His career as a drag queen has only evolved, as well as his popularity and wealth; he was eliminated in episode 11, finishing in fifth place, but during the season Katya was named a Miss Congeniality. He also appeared in another reality competition series titled “RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars” and finished second when he was defeated by Alaska Thunderfuck. This added a lot to his fortune.

In addition to his career on the big screen, Katya was also known as a social media personality who, under the username WeLoveKatya, created his official YouTube channel, where he uploads his own web series, such as “Help Me, I’m Dying”, “RuGRETs”, “Drag 101” etc. Most recently he co-designed the web series “The Trixie & Katya Show”, which will be broadcast at the end of 2017, together with Trixie Mattel. His fortune is sure to grow.

When it comes to his personal life, he is openly gay, while describing his alter ego Katya as bisexual. His current residence is in Los Angeles, California. In his spare time, he is very active on many of the most popular social media platforms, including his official Instagram and Twitter accounts.

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1 Won the title “Miss Congeniality” on season seven of RuPaul’s Drag Race reality show (2009).


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