Someone wisely said hard work is key to success. To get success in life one must accept the challenges and work hard. In today’s topic, we will talk about the versatile actor who believes in hard work, and from his delectation, he received six Primetime Emmy Awards.
Well, the actor is no other than RuPaul. He is a multitalented actor, television personality, model, singer, and songwriter. He is considered to be the most drag queen in the United States.
Born on 17 November 1960, Rupaul is the son of mother Ernestine Charles and father Irving Charles. When he was 7 years old his parents split up. Rupaul born under the birth sign Virgo just like late American actor Chadwick Boseman.
Though he was born and grew up in San Diego, California but at the age of 15, he moved to Atlanta with his three sisters. In Atlanta, the star went to the Northside School of Performing Arts although he didn’t graduate.
Is RuPaul gay? Is He Married?
Yes, the 60 years old RuPaul is gay and he has been with his spouse George LeBar since 1995. The duo meets each other at the Limelight nightclub in New York City. Soon after their first meet, the pair begins dating.
After dating each other for several years the 60 years old star and his 47-year-old boyfriend George shared the weeding’s vowels in January 2017. Despite having several years of age difference the couple seems to be perfect with each other.
Further, RuPaul prefers to maintain privacy when it comes to his relationship. But in 2019, the loving pair attended the Emmy Awards.
RuPaul’s Net Worth
RuPaul is one of the renewed actor, singer, and models who have been successful to earn great fame and money in the industry. As per Celebrity Net Worth, his net worth is $60 Million. He hosted the reality competition show RuPaul’s Drag race where the contestants earn $400 per Epoisde and the winner walks away with the grand prize $100,000. In that show, he paid $50,000 per episode.
Also, the 60 years old actor has played in several movies and TV shows like Show Dogs, Blue in the face, The Eyes of Tammy Faye, and many others. His film Show Dogs collected $39.2 Million which was made under the budget of $5.5 Million.
Not to forget, the American drag queen is also a model and singer. He became a MAC Cosmetics spokesperson, raising funds for the Mac AIDS Fund and was also the first drag queen to land a major cosmetic campaign.
Further, Rupal’s expenses are pretty high. As once he told Money.com that he is willing to drop $10,000 on a gown and needs about 14 of them per season.
RuPaul’s Drag Race
The 60 years old actor started producing a reality television game show, RuPaul’s Drag Race which aired in February 2009 on Logo. BeBe Zahara was the first season’s winner and Nina Flowers was first runner-up.
Besides acting RuPaul had a long career as a musician. Till now he recorded several kinds of music including Born Naked, Christmas Party however his well-known song is probably “Supermodel (You Better Work).”
In October 2019, then star RuPaul spent $13.7 Million to buy 10,300 square-foot mansions in Beverly Hills. Likewise, he bought his previous home in 2011 for $2.5 million. He also bought an apartment for $350,000 in New York City.
RuPaul’s Height &. Weight
Taking about RuPaul’s body measurements, he has a perfect height 6 feet 4 inches and weight around 78kg.