RuPaul skyrocketed to international fame with the release of the CD, “SUPERMODEL OF THE WORLD,” which was followed by roles in several movies (The Brady Bunch, To Wong Foo..., But, I’m a Cheerleader), The RuPaul Show onVH1, a wax portrait at MADAME TUSSAUDS’ MUSEUM in Times Square, and many high profile endorsement deals, including a beauty contract with MAC Cosmetics. In 2017, RuPaul won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Competition as the host of VH1’s longstanding RuPaul’s Drag Race. RuPaul is author of the best-selling autobiography, Letting It All Hang Out, and has raised millions of dollars worldwide for people living with HIV/AIDS.
In 2004, after a four-year hiatus, RuPaul returned with the album “RUPAUL RED HOT,” which garnered three top 10 dance singles, blockbuster success with THE RUPAUL DOLLTM,feature film roles in Another Gay Sequel and Starrbooty, a film in which RuPaul wrote and produced, and sold out appearances worldwide with RuPaul’s legendary night club act. RuPaul is the host mentor and judge onRuPaul’s Drag Race on LOGO and VH1. RuPaul’s new album “CHAMPION” is now available.
RuPaul currently lives in Los Angeles and New York.