As fans await the next season of Queen of the Universe, they can binge on these drag-focused and reality shows.
Released in 2021, queen of the universe is a singing contest that brings together drag queens from around the world. Fans of RuPaul’s Drag Race He would also be drawn to the series as both shows are produced by the World of Wonder studio.
With energetic performances and global representation, the Paramount + original proved to be a hit with fans of singing shows and drag reality shows. The star-studded guest panel alongside host Graham Norton turned out to be another crowd-drawing highlight. Despite the debut season ending a few days ago with Brazil’s Grag Queen emerging as the winner, fans of queen of the universe you can make your way through these other exciting reality shows.
10 RuPaul’s Drag Race: disponible en Hulu
Episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race they are undeniably shocking when it comes to drag representation in pop culture. The brainchild of the titular drag queen, actor and model, the show revolved around RuPaul’s quest to find “America’s next drag superstar.”
Although it began as an American reality series, the multiple foreign editions of the show continued to portray drag queens of other nationalities and cultures. And it is this inclusive spirit that is also represented in queen of the universe with contestants such as Rani Ko-He-Nur from India and Woowu from China. In addition, the show also includes RuPaul’s Drag Race Alumni such as season 7 contestant Trixie Mattel and DJ / judge Michelle Visage, who serve as judges.
9 The Graham Norton Show – Disponible en BBC America
With an ongoing career of 29 seasons, The Graham Norton Show is one of the most popular talk shows in the world right now. Not only does the show attract viewers for its superstar guests, it also features the laid-back charm of Graham Norton. Most of the episodes find the guests at their most sincere, opening up about funny anecdotes and behind-the-scenes stories in a very spontaneous way.
Graham Norton might have won over some new fans with his stint as host of queen of the universe. So if any newly converted Norton fan is looking to find out more about the Irish comedian and host, they should check out some of the many episodes of The Graham Norton Show.
8 Dragging the Classics: The Brady Bunch- Available at Paramount +
Brady’s Bunch It might be a beloved American TV classic, but this TV special serves as an interesting update to the show featuring drag queens from RuPaul’s Drag Race as well as the original “Bunch”. The crossover is a reworking of the season 2 episode “Will The Real Jan Brady Please Stand Up” and is sure to delight fans of both shows.
Fans of queen of the universe I would enjoy this television special since the latter’s cast includes executive producer RuPaul and judge Michelle Visage. Yes queen of the universe helps to normalize the representation of drag in the singing reality format, Dragging the Classics: The Brady Bunch reinvents the sitcom genre with drag queens joining the cast.
7 The X Factor: The Band: disponible en Sling TV
A special edition of The X factor, The band He pitted against individual contestants vying for a spot in a band that would later compete further to join Simon Cowell’s label. Joining Cowell are Judges Nicole Scherzinger and Leona Lewis.
Like other seasons of The X factor, this also becomes a launching pad for future artists and their careers. It is only for that sentimental value that fans of singing reality shows will enjoy it. Plus, The X-Factor Season 3 The inclusion of the winner Leona Lewis shows her judging skills, which she would also use in Queen of the Universe.
6 The Masked Singer – Disponible en Hulu
The concept of The Masked Singer it is quite unique for a musical show. Each episode features singers and celebrities dressed from head to toe in flashy outfits. It is then up to the panelists to identify the celebrity not only through the gestures of the costumed character, but also from other clues that are provided throughout the episode.
An interesting twist on the game show genre, The Masked Singer may be of interest to fans of queen of the universe if you’re looking for a show with top-tier celebrities as contestants and a general aura of loud, healthy fun amongst the judges and the audience.
5 RuPaul’s Drag Race UK: disponible en Wow Presents Plus
The British edition of RuPaul’s Drag Race follows the same approach as the original with RuPaul and a panel of judges deciding who is Britain’s next drag superstar. As RuPaul and Michelle Visage reprise their roles as RuPaul’s Drag Race judges, they are joined by British comedians Graham Norton and Alan Carr.
This is not, of course, Norton’s only date with drag when he happened to host. queen of the universe. For the latter’s audiences, RuPaul’s Drag Race United Kingdom It would be a good guard if they wanted to see the host in the judge’s seat.
4 The Trixie & Katya Show: disponible en Apple TV
Trixie Mattel could be one of RuPaul’s most popular contestants, entering Season 7 as a contestant and winning Season 3 of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars. Aside from his various ventures after the show, he ended up joining forces with fellow drag queen Katya to The Trixie and Katya Show. A spinoff from her famous YouTube comedy series UNHhhh, each episode features Trixie and Katya talking on topics like “Death,” “Sexual Health,” “Spirituality,” and much more. It has easily become one of the most popular television shows with RuPaul’s Drag Race Queens.
With his passage as a judge in queen of the universe, Trixie Mattel continues to show off her cheek and effortless versatility. The Trixie and Katya Show bears further testimony to this, as headline drag queens engage in healthy “podcast-like” jokes.
3 AJ And The Queen- Disponible en Netflix
Starring RuPaul as the titular “Queen”, Netflix AJ and the queen is a road comedy that revolves around a homeless boy and an unlucky drag queen as they embark on an unexpected journey across the country. The trip proves to be life-changing for both of them as they prepare for a major beauty pageant. Needless to say, AJ and the queen is full of various RuPaul’s Drag Race cameos.
When it comes to the portrayal of drag queens on television, most shows end up falling into the reality genre, including the likes of queen of the universe Y RuPaul’s Drag Race. AJ and the queen breaks the mold with its fictional narrative, opening the avenue for more drag queen-led comedy shows.
2 Lip Sync Battle – Available on Paramount +
Presented by LL Cool J and Chrissy Teigen, Lip sync battle features high-profile celebrities taking on each other simply by lip-syncing on songs. Each lip sync performance is accompanied by a larger-than-life musical set, complete with vibrant sets and backup dancers.
While the lip sync stars aren’t singing, unlike the contestants on queen of the universeBoth shows are bursting with energy and showcase some brilliant entertainment skills on behalf of the artists. The overall glitz and glamor will impress fans of queen of the universe.
1 Raven Painted – Available in WOW Presents Plus
RuPaul’s Drag Race Alumni And Renowned Makeup Artist Raven Gets Her Own Series With Painted with raven, a reality show that brings out the best in the world of makeup.
If Queen of the Universe brought out the next great drag singing sensation, Painted with raven try to do the same with the world’s next makeup star. Both reality series show how far the genre has come, incorporating skills and art forms that go beyond your average singing and dancing routines.
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