“The only one the world should know is, ‘I’m a hustler, baby,'” he told CBS News correspondent Vladimir Duthiers. “Even as a kid, I felt like the boy who fell to Earth. And I thought, ‘OK, let’s do this thing’ … Good, bad, ugly, indifferent? Let’s do it all.”
RuPaul’s career spans music, talk shows, movies and TV series, including hosting a decade-long reality TV show. He’s also the first drag queen to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Now he’s the lead on the Netflix show “,” a serious turn for an entertainer known for his fun, over-the-top personality.