Desmond is Amazing Desmond Napoles Animated Name


Pronouns: They/Them or He/Him

Desmond Napoles is a multi-awarded LGBTQ advocate, outspoken gay teen, genderfluid editorial and runway model, motivational public speaker, drag performer, designer, actor, singer, LGBT influencer, and published author.

Desmond is Amazing is also the founder of their own social networks for LGBTQ youth, the Haus of Amazing and Haus of Amazing Junior as well as the Haus of Darlings, a supportive group for parents, guardians, educators, and supporters of LGBTQ, gender non-conforming and gender creative youth. The social networks will launch late 2021/early 2022...stay tuned!

They have walked the runways at New York Fashion Week (NYFW) for several designers including Gypsy Sport, The Blonds x Disney Villains, Nicopanda's MAC Cosmetics collaboration with Macy's, Daniel Chimowitz, Dope Tavio, PimComedy, Adrian Alicea, Rebirth Garments, and MRHUA MRSHUA. Additional collaborations include Brussels Airlines, Canon USA, Chimera Lashes, Claire's Stores, Converse, Daftboy Fans, Drag Queen Merch, Fluide, GLAAD, GLSEN, Human Rights Campaign, Luar x The Love Ball, Lush Cosmetics, Manic Panic NYC, Marc Jacobs, Mattel, NYC Pride, The Phluid Project, Unicef Changing Childhood Project, and United Nations Anatomy of Action Campaign.


They live in New York City with their parents (Mom and Dad) and their family pets that include a cat and parrots. Hobbies including coding, scripting, and playing video games, 3D graphics modeling, experimenting with makeup, costuming, creating content to share with their fans, visiting amusement parks, hand drawing maps, studying trains, website design and hiking. Desmond's favorite subject in school is math. In the future, they would like to pursue a career as a roller coaster engineer, video game designer, or train conductor.

Desmond has been featured in/on 112BKabc7, Advocates for YouthAndy Warhol's Interview, Another ManBBCBerliner-ZeitungBlonde.de, books4yourkidsBoyCulture, Boys By Girls, Broadway World, Brooklyn PaperBrut, Bustle, Buzzfeed, CampCNBCCNN, Complex, CoolsCosmopolitan, Culture TripDaily Blast LiveDaily Mail UK, Dazed, Dazed Digital, Diverse Book FinderE! OnlineFatherly, Funny People Talking, Gay City NewsGayletter, Gayly, Gaystar News, GaytimesGlamourGood Morning America, Google Show Up Stories, Guys We F****dHardy Zine, Harpers BazaarHornetHuffpost, Independent, India TimesInStyle, Jezebel, Kölnische RundschauL'Officiel USA, LAMBDA LiteraryLemon, LGBTQ Nation, LGBTQ ReadsLogoTV, MashableMashable Watercooler, MastheadMic, MombianMoms, MuseeNancy Podcast on NPRNBC News, New York PostNow This Originals, NY1NylonNYMag, NewNowNext, Out Magazine, Paper Magazine, PhotobookPink News UK, POPSUGAR, Queer DigestQueertyRefinery29, Reuters, Romper, SchwulissimoSpoiledNYC, SubvrtTangereeneTeen Vogue, The Advocate, The Daily Beast, The New York Times, The Skin Deep, The Sun UK, The Today ShowThem, Times of MaltaVH1ViacomVice, Vogue, Vogue ParisVogue ItaliaWorld of Wonder's WOW Report, WOW PresentsYahoo and Yahoo Beauty, and many more!

Their motto is "Be yourself, always."