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Gottmik (L) and Nina Bo’nina Brown. (VH1/YouTube) RuPaul’s Drag Race star Gottmik, the franchise’s first openly trans masculine contestant, has spoken out after another queen made “transphobic” comments about her. Season nine’s Nina Bo’nina Brown encountered a buzzsaw of criticism from fans and fellow queens for comments she made over Gottmik’s body in a YouTube
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Ginny Lemon, one of the new Drag Race UK queens. (BBC) Alan Carr has revealed Drag Race UK fans will notice some major differences from the show’s forced production break. Drag Race UK season two wasn’t immune from the pandemic – with production forced to shut down half-way through as the first wave of coronavirus shuttered,
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RuPaul has made an important change to an iconic Drag Race catchphrase to be more inclusive of trans and non-binary contestants. Across 12 seasons and countless spin-offs, nearly every episode of the reality TV show has featured the line: “Gentlemen, start your engines, and may the best woman win.” However a preview of the show’s
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“It’s taken me a lot of time to gain the courage to completely be myself in everyday life.” Jade Thirlwall said (Getty) Little Mix Jade Thirlwall interviewed RuPaul for the new issue of Cosmopolitan, and revealed that she fell for her boyfriend when she saw him in drag. Ahead of the band’s upcoming album Confetti, the singer sat down with
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Peppermint was among the first queens to come onboard. (James Michael Avance) Since the first season of RuPaul’s Drag Race aired more than a decade ago, 153 queens have shantayed, sashayed and sissied that walk. And only one of those 153 queens has been openly trans. Her name is Peppermint, the legendary queen from NYC
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Honey Davenport and Aja collaborated on Draw The Blood. (JJ Images) Drag Race stars Aja and Honey Davenport spoke to PinkNews about their new single, the challenges that come with being a queer performer of colour, and Drag Race’s big diversity issue. It’s well-established that the Drag Race fandom has a race problem. Since RuPaul
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RuPaul’s gameshow Gay for Pay will be available on OUTtv. (Ethan Miller/Getty) The UK’s first-ever TV channel dedicated to LGBT+ series, movies and documentaries, OUTtv, is launching next week on April 1. According to its website, OUTtv “presents movies with an edgy twist from award-winning titles, through to indie features and acclaimed shorts”. It will
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Todrick Hall with Taylor Swift and RuPaul. (Getty) Singer, choreographer and esteemed name-dropper Todrick Hall said he turned to his close friends Taylor Swift and RuPaul when faced with a series of unedifying allegations. Hall addressed a number of allegations made in 2019, in which collaborators claimed that they hadn’t been paid for working on
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Katya said that season 7 had a lot of unused talent. (Joseph Shepherd) Katya admitted that Drag Race’s seventh season was “not so good” and hinted at a frosty relationship with RuPaul. The self-styled “Russian hooker” said that the moment she entered the werk room was among “the worst in [her] life”. “They just seemed
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