|Birthname||Shane Gilberto Jenek|
|born on||18 February 1982|
|Place||Brisbane, Australia, 27s28, 153e02|
|Timezone||AEST h10e (is standard time)|
Australian drag queen, pop singer, entertainer and reality television personality, who appeared on season twenty one of Celebrity Big Brother (Britain's biggest reality competition) in January 2018 and ultimately won the series on 2 February that year with 49.43% of the final public vote.
Act moved to Sydney at age 18. The stage name Courtney Act is a pun on the phrase "caught in the act" as pronounced in a non-rhotic accent such as Australian English.
Jenek first came to prominence, as Courtney, competing on the first season of Australian Idol in 2003. After the show Act released the debut single, "Rub Me Wrong", which peaked at No. 29 on the ARIA Singles Chart. Courtney has a Wig Company called Wigs By Vanity that she set up in 2003 for drag queens with a business partner and fellow drag queen, Vanity Faire.
In 2014, Act was one of the runners-up in season six of American reality competition television series RuPaul's Drag Race. In July 2014, Courtney Act became the first drag performer in history to sing live with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. In September 2014, Courtney Act, along with Willam Belli and Alaska Thunderfuck 5000, were the first drag queens to become ad girls for American Apparel.
Courtney Act was once voted one of FHM (For Him Magazine)’s World’s Top 100 Sexiest Women (despite not actually being a woman).
- associate relationship with Delano, Adore (born 29 September 1989). Notes: Contestants on "RuPaul's Drag Race," 2014
- associate relationship with Entertainment: RuPaul's Drag Race (born 2 February 2009). Notes: Contestant, 6th season, 2014
Sy Scholfield quotes Act on Twitter: "I was born in Brisbane, and moved to Sydney when I was 18" , "The video is coming out on my birthday! The 18th Feb" , "Happy Birthday fellow 1982 baby!!!" .
- Traits : Body : Appearance gorgeous
- Traits : Body : Diet unusual (Vegan)
- Passions : Sexuality : Transvestite (Drag queen)
- Vocation : Beauty : Sex-symbol (Voted one of FHM’s World’s Top 100 Sexiest Women)
- Vocation : Business : Business owner (Wig company)
- Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality (Reality TV)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc. (Pop)
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (Reality TV competition winner)