Asifa Lahore, UK’s first out Muslim drag artist, came up with an idea to galvanize South Asian drag performers together and create a huge collage video to display the diversity of South Asian drag scene.
As part of Hyderabad Literature Festival 2020 story telling program, performance artist and Drag queen Patruni Chidananda Sastry (drag name S.A.S (Suffocated Art specimen)) started an initiative called as “Drag Tales”
Drag personalities are truly gender-less souls whose identity centres around the word ‘artist’, instead of restrictive pronouns. ‘Kushboo’ is my way of re-appropriating the name the bullies at school used to give me. ‘
After years of hosting his own show RuPaul’s Drag Race, the singer, actor and pop culture icon was finally nominated for this year’s Emmy Awards in the ‘Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program’ category and won it too