Drag Race UK’s first cis woman Victoria Scone wants more trans drag and queens of colour
Victoria Scone wants her historic Drag Race UK appearance to open doors for more diverse drag – and not just on screen.
The Welsh queen is the first cisgender woman to compete on any Drag Race franchise anywhere in the world, and arrives in the werk room at a time when fans are clamouring for more diversity on the series.
RuPaul and her producers have finally started listening, recently casting two out trans women on Drag Race All Stars 6 (including the first American trans woman to win the show, Kylie Sonique Love), and before that welcomed the first out trans man to the mainstage, Gottmik.
For Victoria, diversity doesn’t end with Drag Race. She wants her appearance on the show to “open more doors” for all sorts of drag,