Renato Ricci better known by her stage name Penelopy Jean is a Brazilian presenter, drag queen, DJ, performer, and creator. She has also worked as a Lady Gaga impersonator.
She has been showcasing her work on social media for some time and has several thousand followers.
Jean currently has more than 22,000 followers on Twitter, 195,000 on Instagram, 148,000 on YouTube, and 213,000 on TikTok. Most of her social media content revolves around drag videos, tutorials, and lip-syncs.
She was born in Poços de Caldas, Minas Gerais, and lived there until she was 19, moving to São Paulo in 2007. While living in Poços, Penelopy used to travel to São Paulo in order to participate in fairs and events of Japanese culture, where there, inspired by anime, she participated in contests, performing the so-called cosplay.
In early 2009, Penelopy became a drag queen for the first time at a costume party, after which she began to improve her makeup hidden in her bathroom until the end of that year. In 2010, she performed her first show as a drag queen, performing Lady Gaga’s songs. In 2012, after being featured at a themed event, people from the nightclub said that Penelopy looked like Gaga, after analyzing photos of her and parts of her face, he decided to invest in the American singer’s cover career.
In addition to acting as a drag queen, Jean is trained as a graphic designer at Belas Artes, took makeup courses, and has a youtube channel with over 100,000 subscribers.