South Africa: Here’s South Africa’s first drag reality TV show

Well known Gauteng drag star Betty Bangles is getting her own reality show in which she’ll groom three aspiring drag queens to compete in a major drag pageant.

Coming to TV screens in July, Betty Bangles en die Dossers is described as a first of its kind on South African television that’s sure to raise a few eyebrows among more conservative viewers.

In the eight-part Afrikaans series, Betty will mentor three drag queens to improve their craft and send them on a trip to the Pink Loerie Mardi Gras & Arts Festival in Knysna. There they will have a chance to compete to win the title of Miss Gay Mardi Gras Southern Africa.

Betty will also call on a few of her fabulous celebrity friends to help judge and inspire the contestants. Read more via Mamba Online