FIRST LOOK: RuPAUL’S NEW DAYTIME TALK SHOW

RuPaul Charles, the host of VH1’s RuPaul’s Drag Race, will be hosting a daily syndicated talk show. The show, titled RuPaul, has been picked up by Fox Television Stations for a three-week test run starting on June 10. RuPaul will air Monday through Friday on select Fox TV stations, including WNYW in New York and KTTV in Los…

RuPAUL’S NEW BOOK ‘GURU’ IS HERE, A HOW-TO GUIDE FOR LIVING ONE’S TRUTH

Every week on RuPaul‘s and Michelle Visage’s podcast “What’s The Tee?” — between celebrity interviews and moments where two friends simply dish with each other — there’s some true knowledge and wisdom dropped from the hosts. I’ve even caught myself a number of times zipping over to the “Notes” app in my iPhone to jot down some…

RuPaul CONTINUES WORLD DOMINATION WITH PLANS FOR A DAYTIME TALK SHOW

Today, legendary drag queen RuPaul continued his march across the pop-culture landscape by filming the pilot for a daytime talk show pilot. A RuPaul talk show? Cripes, first there was Drag Race, his podcast What’s the Tee, then DragCon and his coming Netflix series AJ & the Queen. Seems like RuPaul is really staking out his TV legacy. Variety reports the RuPaul…

RuPaul WOULD ‘PROBABLY NOT’ LET A POST-TRANSITION CONTESTANT ON DRAG RACE

The man-behind-the-queen-behind RuPaul’s Drag Race, RuPaul Charles, has said “probably not” when asked whether a trans person who had transitioned should be allowed to compete on the show. The show’s host made the comments in a new interview with the Guardian. Discussing the topic of drag queens, and whether trans women, in particular, should do…

RuPaul TELLS OPRAH WINFREY THAT DRAG RACE IS ALMOST LIKE A ‘NEW RELIGION’

Everyone knows RuPaul is the queen, but could the next step be seeing her as a….goddess? Oprah Winfrey recently sat down with the queen of queens to talk drag, RuPaul’s Drag Race, and spirituality. Sitting down for O Magazine and Oprah’s Super Soul Sunday, the two kiki’d about what makes the reality competition show special. RuPaul: ‘Drag…

HULU WILL DEVELOP TV SHOW BASED ON RuPAUL’S LIFE & IT’S CALLED QUEEN

Hulu will help to develop a TV show based on RuPaul’s life and it already has a tentative title – Queen. The project, likely a half-hour dramady, will take a fictional look at RuPaul’s rise from genderfucking club kid to gay icon and global drag superstar. Written by executive producer Gary Lennon, who also helps…

RuPAUL WILL BE GETTING A STAR ON THE HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME

First an Emmy and now RuPaul Charles has been selected for another iconic showbiz honor. The drag icon will be receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, it was announced on Thursday (22 June). ‘Sweet Cheeses! My heart is beating so fast right now!’ RuPaul tweeted after learning the news. Another openly gay…

RUPAUL REVEALS HIS SECRET MARRIAGE TO PARTNER OF 23 YEARS

Drag icon RuPaul has revealed he is married to his partner of more than two decades – after a secret wedding in January. Last week the first pictures emerged of the ‘Supermodel’ singer and RuPaul’s Drag Race host with his long-term partner, Georges LeBar. Mr LeBar, a Wyoming rancher, had managed to stay out of…

RuPAUL JUST MADE HISTORY WITH HIS FIRST EMMY WIN

Watch out Hollywood ― RuPaul just permanently cemented his legacy with a groundbreaking Emmy win for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. The win is historic for a number of reasons ― the least of which being that “RuPaul’s Drag Race” is a reality competition for drag queens. “Drag Race” airs on Logo TV ― an LGBT…