Before he was the world’s most famous drag queen, RuPaul Charles was a punk in a downtown Atlanta band called Wee Wee Pole and now he plays the roles of the host, mentor, and source of inspiration for this series, which details RuPaul’s search for America’s next drag superstar.
RuPaul’s Drag Race is in it’s seventh season and the season finale has been the talk of the town and was taped live at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles and attended by Drag Race royalty like Latrice Royale, Alaska, and of course, Miss Victoria PorkChop Parker.
RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7 contestant Katya didn’t capture the crown, but she did win our hearts, as well as $5,000 as Miss Congeniality
Violet Chachki (Jason Dardo) was declared the Winner, Ginger Minj (Joshua Eads Brown) was the First Runner-Up, while Pearl (Matthew James) was the Second Runner-Up.RuPaul’s Drag Race, a cult reality series, pits drag queens against each other as they bid to become America’s next drag superstar. It makes circuit stars of its girls and has originated multiple catchphrases, from gentlemen, start your engines, and may the best woman win.
RuPaul has been doing this sort of thing for a long time. He’s slick, professional, and he has a laughter that can be heard aloud.
He danced in the B-52′s Love Shack video in 1989, and before long he had his own chat show on VH1, was getting papped with Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, had a bona fide pop hit with Supermodel and became the first male face of MAC Cosmetics.RuPaul’s Drag Race is an American reality competition television series produced by World Of Wonder for Logo.
The US version of the reality show has been responsible for bringing the likes of Sharon Needles, William Belli and Jinkx Monsoon to the wider world’s attention.
Apparently, RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7 has been the best one so far and we do hope that there would be many more in the making.
Here’s wishing team RuPaul’s Drag Race all the best!!
Before he was the world’s most famous drag queen, RuPaul Charles was a punk in a downtown Atlanta band called Wee Wee Pole and now he plays the roles ...2.0