Star of Ru Paul’s Drag Race season 5 Alyssa Edwards, is to star in the Netflix docuseries “Dancing Queen”. Netflix have ordered 8 episodes of the series, which is produced by World of Wonder Productions with executive producers Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, Tom Campbell, Roy Orecchio and RuPaul Charles.
Edwards is best known for being a contestant on Season 5 and All Stars 2 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, she also starred in “Hurricane Bianca” and most recently its sequel “Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate”, both directed by Matt Kugelman.
“Dancing Queen” is described as a hilarious and heartfelt docuseries set in the dancing, prancing, world of the multi-talented, multi-layered Justin Johnson (aka Drag Superstar Alyssa Edwards), as he juggles his dance life, drag life, family life, and love life. Filmed in Justin’s hometown of Mesquite, Texas, Dancing Queen goes behind the makeup and into the drag performer’s highly competitive Beyond Belief Dance Company as he prepares a young class for an intensely competitive season.
Dancing Queen arrives on Netflix worldwide October 5th.
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