Alyssa Edwards
Alyssa Edwards
Celebrated Name: Alyssa Edwards
Real Name/Full Name: Justin Dwayne Lee Johnson
Gender: Male
Age: 44 years old
Birth Date: January 16, 1980
Birth Place: Mesquite, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 5 ft 8 in
Weight: 60kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): No
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Alyssa Edwards Gay? Yes
Profession: Drag Performer, Choreographer, and Businessperson
Salary: No
Net Worth in 2024: $3 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Alyssa Edwards is a famous drag performer, choreographer, and entrepreneur. The real name of the performer is Justin Dwayne Lee Johnson. The choreographer raised in Mesquite, Texas. The parents of Justin want him to become a footballer, but the choreographer was interested in becoming a cheerleader and dressing as a girl. He takes admission in jazz classes. The uncle of Edwards was a gay actor. Alyssa influenced by his uncle heavily. He is the owner of Studio named Beyond Belief Dance Company. Edwards worked in a Netflix documentary called Dancing Queens.

Maybe you know about Alyssa Edwards very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Alyssa Edwards’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Alyssa Edwards was born on January 16, 1980, as Justin Dwayne Lee Johnson in Mesquite, Texas. He is born in a working-class family. In childhood, he watched shows like Who’s the Boss?. The actor in the show is Alyssa Milano. He took part in Football League when Justin was seven years old, but Edwards was more interested in cheerleading. He liked cheerleaders the work they did, the way they dress and the way they did their makeup.

Justin gets injured while playing football, so he spent time watching cheerleaders. At an early age, Alyssa learned that he was not like other boys. His mother and uncle supported Edwards. The uncle of Justin visited him during his performance several times. His uncle identified the dancing ability of the artist, and he told his parents to enroll him, dance classes.

The chirographer attends dance lessons. He spends hours observing other dancers. After Justin return from classes, Edwards practice dance moves with his sisters. When Alyssa was a teenager, and the artist wants to pursue a career in drag. Texas society did not accept Justin. He received criticism from parents and relatives. The artist does not care about blame and starts taking a step forward in purse his dreams.

Personal Life

We did not have any personal information about Alyssa Edwards’s own life.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on January 16, 1980, Alyssa Edwards is 44 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 5 ft 8 in tall, and his weight is 60 kg.


At age 19, the young Justin enters Gay club first time located in Dallas, Texas. He enjoys the environment of the bar. Edwards later saw an infographic for an amateur show, so he decides to take part in the competition.  He guided by Laken Edwards, who is a popular drag queen. He changed his first name to Alyssa and last name to Edwards, taking inspiration from the Haus of Edwards.

The artist starts participating in Gay Beauty Pageants. He won several awards in the following years. He won several awards pageants like Miss Gay Texas America 2005, Miss Gay US of 2006, Miss Texas Continental 2007 and Miss Gay America and All American Goddess 2010. The artist worked in a documentary named Pageant. The documentary focused on the 34th Miss Gay America pageant, which held in 2004. The movie received excellent reviews from critics. The documentary won several awards like the Florida Film Festival and Chicago Image Out Festival.

In 2019, the artist stripped from the title of Miss Gay America due to some issues with the organization. Coco Montrese replaced him as Miss Gay America winner. He participated in the fifth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race. In the show, the Alyssa competitors were Coco Montrese. The choreographer tried his best but got eliminated in the ninth episode of the show. Edwards was the most popular contestant on the show. Later he was invited to the RuPaul: What’s the Tee?.

The artist worked in web series named Alyssa’s Secret, which was produced by World of Wonder Productions. Several guests visited the show from time to time. The drag performer created his makeup palette in collaboration with Anastasia Beverly Hills.

Awards & Achievements

The multi-talented person won several titles in his career like Miss Gay Texas America 2005, Miss Texas FFI 2006, and Southern Elegance All American Goddess 2010 and many more.

Net Worth & Salary of Alyssa Edwards in 2024

Alyssa Edwards Net Worth
Alyssa Edwards Net Worth

As of February 2024, The net worth of Alyssa Edwards is $3 million. Justin earns more than $22k-80k from his choreographer work. Apart from winning Gay Pageants, he won The Wishful Same Award. He is also for his participation in RuPaul’s Drag show.

He also earns by working in Web Series, Television and Film. He produced and worked in movies like Hurricane Bianca, Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate and Alyssa Edwards: Tongue Pop with Halls.

Alyssa Edwards follows his instinct and passion for following his heart. He is very popular nowadays. People still criticize Justin, but he does not care.


  1. I’m going to confidently assume that this ENTIRE article is garbage and just plain untrue. I couldn’t even make it past the third paragraph without getting so annoyed that I couldn’t finish. Maybe something petty to be annoyed about…but hey, I love me some Alyssa Edwards.


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