Reality star on RuPaul's Drag Race who was eliminated twice in the seventh season of the show, initially in episode four before returning in episode eight. In 2018, he went on to compete on the third season of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars and won. Also a singer, he released the country album Two Birds in 2017.
He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre.
His drag name originated from an abusive stepfather who would call him Trixie anytime he acted feminine. Mattel came from the brand that created the Barbie doll.
He was born Brian Firkus into a Native American family. He is also half Ojibwe.
He competed against Kasha Davis on season seven of RuPaul's Drag Race.