Joining me this week for The Drag Race Illustrated is the fabulous Kim Chi, one of my favorite queens in the world and a good friend of mine! She’s known for her elaborate and enormous headpieces, a keen editorial eye, and her exceedingly kind personality. So don’t expect us to get too shady!
Chad: By this point in the season, we’ve spent a good amount of time with the queens. Do you feel like you’ve gotten to know all of them pretty well, or are there still some that haven’t gotten enough screen time?
Kim: This season, I feel like they’ve done a great job of giving most queens evenly distributed screen time. The only queen I still feel like I don’t really know as a human being is Courtney. Perhaps she’s too self-aware to show her vulnerability on screen?
Chad: That’s an interesting thought–I was struck by her scene in the workroom with Ru! I thought it was pretty ballsy to seek advice on how to stand apart from the others in the competition.
Maybe it’s in that ambition that we’ll get to know her better–she’ll push herself harder, and we’ll see the results!
Kim: What I REALLY want to know about Courtney is how she managed to get that giant wing to the workspace!
I’ve worn a wing before that was only half the size of what Courtney had on the runway, and that still took up a full car to transport to the venue. ↓ Read the rest of this entry…