The most recent award for got here for the thirteenth season of “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” which picked up the distinction for finest actuality competitors program.
“I’ve all of the scars to point out you from a profession in present enterprise,” he mentioned. “Truly, I climbed up on stage, the primary time for cash, in 1982 and I have been doing it ever since. It has been a protracted, onerous highway, however I’ve loved each minute of it.”
Six of RuPaul’s wins have been for excellent host for a actuality or competitors program, the most recent of which was received eventually weekend’s Inventive Arts Emmys.
In his acceptance speech, RuPaul thanked those that go on their present and share “their tales of braveness.”
“For you youngsters on the market watching, you will have a tribe that’s ready for you,” he mentioned. “We’re ready for you, child. Come on to Mama Ru!”