RuPaul to star in Christmas movie on VH1

Talk about bringing in the Christmas spirit. We think. RuPaul, the popular drag queen, actor, model, singer, television host and author, whose full name is RuPaul Andre Charles, is starring in an upcoming VH1 original movie called “The B—- Who Stole Christmas” with a bevy of former “Drag Race” stars.  According to Entertainment Weekly, the […]

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ wins big at inaugural MTV Awards

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” was the big winner at the inaugural MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted. The biggest shows in unscripted reality television were celebrated at night two of the MTV Awards in Hollywood on Monday, May 17, 2021. And the drag reality show dominated the night, taking home three prizes for Best Reality Cast, […]

RuPaul to host a top-rated, late-night TV show

RuPaul has landed his dream gig. The “RuPaul‘s Drag Race” star will make his debut as the host of “Saturday Night Live” on Feb. 8, 2020, with the episode set to see special guest Justin Bieber perform his new single “Yummy.” NBC also announced that American football star J. J. Watt and country singer Luke Combs […]

Naomi Campbell on RuPaul: ‘His beauty is far beyond skin-deep’

On Thursday, April, 20, Time magazine announced their 100 most influential people list, honoring Hollywood’s crème de la crème — artists, icons, leaders, influencers, pioneers and titans, who are “shaping the future.” Not to our surprise, included among the likes of Donald Glover and Chance the Rapper, was legendary drag queen and actor RuPaul. As someone […]

A dramedy series in the works based on RuPaul’s life

Fans of RuPaul, whose full name is RuPaul Andre Charles, have much to look forward to… Per Deadline, J.J. Abrams’ production company, Bad Robot, has teamed up with the legendary drag queen’s World of Wonder for a half-hour series detailing a “fictionalized” version of the star’s journey to superstardom. Written by “Power” executive producer Gary […]

RuPaul slams ‘Lip Sync Battle’

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” may have seemed like a flash in the pan kind of show when it started eight years ago, but after eight successful seasons on Logo, it’s clear that “Drag Race” has become a niche cultural phenomenon and has helped to launch the careers of 100 different drag queens. But like many other successful ideas […]

RuPaul explains difference between drag and trans communities

Eight years ago, it might not have seemed like a reality TV competition about drag queens would take off on cable TV and become a pop culture phenomenon. But “RuPaul’s Drag Race” did just that and has gone from being a novelty show to being one of reality TV’s biggest hits. And even though the […]

Laverne Cox, Frank Ocean score spots on ‘OUT’s Power 50’ list

Every year, OUT magazine publishes its highly anticipated “Power 50” list, which boasts the most influential LGBT activists and celebrities of the year. And this year, major Black LGBT stars like actress Laverne Cox and singer Frank Ocean nabbed spots on the coveted list of game changers. But Cox and Ocean weren’t the only Black […]

Facebook apologizes to RuPaul and other drag queens

Facebook has been under fire from many in the LGBT community for months over their “real name only” policy, which forced many drag queens to either use their real names for their personal pages or delete their page altogether. Although Facebook initially refused to change its policy, despite the protests of many LGBT activists, the […]

RuPaul fighting back against Facebook

For months now, drag queens across the nation have been waging legal war with Facebook over their strict policies that force drag performers to use their real names on their personal pages instead of their drag monikers. Now, the legal battle is heating up even more as the drag world’s supreme icon, RuPaul, has now […]

RuPaul adds another reality TV show to his belt

RuPaul’s successful “Drag Race” empire may be the talk of the town in the world of reality TV, but that doesn’t mean the queen of drag is limiting himself to just his own reality TV brands. According to a new report, RuPaul just added another reality show under his belt after signing on to be […]

‘Drag Race’ contestants weigh in on RuPaul’s transgender controversy

RuPaul may be one of the world’s biggest gay drag icons, but that hasn’t stopped him from being blasted by members of the transgender community in a growing battle over the use of words like “tranny” and “she-male” in the media. And the heat spiked earlier this week when he defended his freedom of speech […]

Logo TV claims it does not approve of RuPaul’s ‘anti-trans rhetoric’

RuPaul drew a firestorm of controversy last week when he responded to criticism over his supposed use of transphobic language and “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and told his transgender critics “Don’t you dare tell me what I can do or what I can’t — say or can’t do.” Now, Logo TV has officially responded to RuPaul’s […]

RuPaul fires back at critics over transgender controversy

Earlier this year, “RuPaul’s Drag Race” came under fire from the transgender community over the show’s use of the phrases “tranny” and “she-mail.” Since then, producers of the show have removed “she-mail” from the show and plegded to be more sensitive to the transgender community. And although it seemed that RuPaul was in agreement with […]

6 black LGBT celebrities who made ‘OUT’s’ Power 50 list

Readers across the nation have been clamoring over Beyoncé’s recent cover photos and feature in the latest OUT magazine issue, but another part of the issue that’s gaining attention is the magazine’s eighth annual Power 50 list, which honors 50 LGBT celebrities who were the tastemakers and game changers of the past year. And although […]

RuPaul changing ‘Drag Race’ over transphobic controversy

RuPaul and his hit show “RuPaul’s Drag Race” have been under fire for the past few weeks from many in the transgender community, including trans star Carmen Carrera, over what some considered to be transphobic phrases used during a segment of show. Now, after weeks of controversy, RuPaul has announced that he’s making changes to his […]

Carmen Carrera responds to ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ transphobia controversy

Revered LGBT icon RuPaul has been in hot water with the transgender community over the past week ever since he and his hit show, “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” came under fire for what many considered to be a transphobic comments during a recent episode. RuPaul and his producers quickly responded to the comments, saying they wanted […]

RuPaul responds to claims that ‘Drag Race’ is transphobic

RuPaul has long been touted— and rightfully so —as one of the LGBT community’s biggest and most noble public figures. But this past week, RuPaul came under fire from many in the transgender community over what some considered to be transphobic phrases used during a segment of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” Now, RuPaul has opened up […]

Manila Luzon talks life after boyfriend Sahara Davenport’s death

The drag world was dealt a devastating blow last October when drag superstar Sahara Davenport died unexpectedly from heart failure. But no one felt the loss more than Davenport’s longtime boyfriend, fellow drag superstar Manila Luzon. With more than a year having passed since his boyfriend’s death, Luzon recently rode through L.A. with drag star supreme […]

RuPaul launching new cosmetics and perfume line

RuPaul may not have been biologically born a woman, but it comes as no surprise that the world famous drag queen has long been regarded as one of the most beautiful women in the industry, both inside and out. That beauty certainly helped RuPaul snag a coveted MAC cosmetics contract back in the ‘90s and […]

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