Drag Queens of London
Drag Queens of London is an eight-part docusoap that celebrates and showcases the diversity and dynamism of London’s drag scene.
Follow the lives of a selection of performers on the biggest and broadest drag scene in the world. From the glitz and glamour of this unique subculture, to the performers’ lives off-stage, Drag Queens of London lifts the lid on the world’s biggest and most dramatic drag scene with plenty of glitzy and glamorous performances as well as revealing the stories behind the performer as the war paint comes off. These courageous and colourful characters have a lot on their plate and we see them triumph against the odds to forge careers, find love and make their lives as both drag queens and men in London.
Silver Summers and Lady Lloyd set out to re-launch girl pop band Buffalo Girls. Can they put aside their egos and make the Buffalo Girls work this time?
Meth plays host to DWV, an American group that rose to fame on RuPaul’s Drag Race, and Silver Summers performs in front of family for the first time
The UK’s top drag competition Tranny Shack Academy kicks off and new drag queens from around the country flock to Soho to audition for a coveted spot.
Munroe Bergdorf, darling of the drag scene, is raising money for life-changing facial surgery. For this trans queen, the most important thing is being comfortable in her own skin.
After the breakdown of her friendship with Munroe, Lady Lloyd puts the row behind her and sets out to boost the profile of her drag girl group the Buffalo Girls by looking for a new manager and writing what she hopes will be a hit single for the band.
The Buffalo Girls – Lady Lloyd, Baga Chipz and Silver Summers – continue their quest for pop stardom but a disagreement with their new manager scuppers their plans.
Silver Summers wrecks her voice; is this the end of her career? Meanwhile Rosie Beaver and best friend Violet Sparks go speed dating, but end up fighting over the same man.
Tranny Shack Academy comes to a climax as one drag queen wins in a tense finale. Rosie Beaver tries to find love in drag. Munroe starts afresh as she puts her drag past behind her.
Part 1 of 2 – A chance to rediscover the London drag scene’s colourful cast of characters as the show revisits memorable moments from throughout the series.
Part 2 of 2 – A chance to rediscover the London drag scene’s colourful cast of characters as the show revisits memorable moments from throughout the series.