Who will be the first ever RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Ambassador?
BIG NEWS! In a new video, featuring RuPaul herself, TruTV has announced their search for the first ever RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Ambassador! Watch the video announcement above.
Here is the information currently provided on the contest entry page:
[quote]Shake off your sequins and get ready to work it, because RuPaul is coming to London to award one British Queen the title of UK Drag Race Ambassador in an all-star live show! Twenty finalists will get the chance to perform LIVE in front of RuPaul and a panel of celebrity judges, PLUS the overall winner will get all-expenses trip to LA for you and a friend, with behind the scenes access to Season 8 filming for RuPaul’s Drag Race. We want to see if you’ve got charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent – so enter now!
“To enter the competition and become a fabulous finalist, record a YouTube video telling us why you want to be RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Ambassador then show us how you can lipsync for your life to RuPaul’s Cover Girl track
“Finalists will be invited to perform for RuPaul and a panel of judges at a live final in London. Good Luck – and may the best woman win!”[/quote]
To be considered, an entrant must be at least 18 years of age or older as of 7 May 2015 and a resident of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
If you want to enter you don’t have much time – submissions must be sent in by 19 May and the finale is scheduled to be held on 28 May at Café de Paris in London. In other words, tighten your tucks ladies and start calling all of your friends with nice video cameras because this may be a once in a lifetime opportunity!
Could this be the first step towards a UK version of RuPaul’s Drag Race? Only time will tell, but we’ve got a good feeling about it!