#DragHerstory: Who’s “America’s Next Drag Superstar”, Victorian Edition?


Penny Dreadful's transgender surprise wasn't really that shocking to me. I knew that Dorian Gray (Reeve Carney) was in for something extra when he met lady-for-hire Angelique (Jonny Beauchamp) When he shows up at Angelique's brothel for a Victorian-era paid booty call, the "lady" ... See the Rest

Forbidden Love: I Married a Cross Dresser


OK, everybody’s got secrets and nobody’s perfect – duh. But if you discovered that the man you married is a closet cross-dresser, what would you do? Contrary to what you might think, people don't only flip out when sh*t gets real. While drag queens are a dime a dozen these days, ... See the Rest

Eddie Izzard for Mayor of London


British cross-dressing actor-comedian Eddie Izzard, attending the Labour Party conference in Brighton yesterday, confirmed his desire to be elected Mayor of London in the year 2020. He announced it in a formal political setting, and for the first time mentioned his goal in a way ... See the Rest

Flashback 1900: The Great Maude Adams


Via Fleur de Chair: "Maude Adams as the male protagonist in L’aiglon. The play got terrible reviews, but she looks damned dapper." From Wikipedia: "Maude Ewing Kiskadden (November 11, 1872 – July 17, 1953), known professionally as Maude Adams, was an American actress who achieved ... See the Rest

Flashback: John Travolta

John Travolta on  the Set of  Second Chances - May 11, 1983

John Travolta in a cunning wig-and-denim ensemble. Anyone know the provenance of or story behind this photo? Haha, we said "behind." ... See the Rest


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Katy Perry cross-dressed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, dressing as a game show host for today's birthday surprise to Ellen. (via Just Jared) ... See the Rest

Cross-Dressing Disney Characters


The Three Caballeros, 1944 The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr Toad, 1949 The Jungle Book, 1967 Robin Hood, 1973 Aladdin, 1992 The Lion King, 1994 Mulan, 1998 The Emperor's New Groove, 2000 Lilo & Stitch, 2002 (via BuzzFeed) ... See the Rest

Marc Jacobs Cleans House

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Well, not Marc himself. It's just some random cross-dresser, in this very odd commercial, vacuuming a bed while wearing an embroidered green dress and kitten heels from the Marc Jacobs resort collection. It's not the most compelling of advertisements, to be sure, but still a ... See the Rest