'RuPaul's Drag Race': Bob the Drag Queen Today

Bob the Drag Queen at the Pride Live's 2019 in New York City
September 19, 2019 - 13:42 / Laura Pérez

Bob the Drag Queen became famous a couple of years ago after winning the eight season of RuPaul's Drag Race. But what has he been up to lately? We have all the details about it!

You probably know him as Bob the Drag Queen, but his real name is actually Caldwell Tidicue! The 33-year-old comedian, drag queen, musician, and reality television personality came to prominence after winning the eight season of RuPaul's Drag Race in 2016 receiving a cash prize of 100,000 dollars, and since then he has only been successful!

Bob the Drag Queen started doing drag after watching the first season of RuPaul's Drag Racehis character was focused on stand-up comedy routines and a bit of lip-sync, as well as impressions including portrayals of the Orange is the New Black star Uzo Aduba, and Carol Channing, among others. But what is Bob doing now? 

Bob the Drag Queen at New York Fashion Week 2017

What has Bob the Drag Queen been up to lately?

After winning RuPaul's Drag Race, Bob the Drag Queen pursued his music career and released the single Purse Firstone year later he released Yet Another Dig alongside Alaska Thunderfuck. In 2018 he debuted the podcast Sibling Rivalry with his drag sister Monét X Change.

He has also appeared in several television shows like High Maintenance in 2016, The Trixie & Katya Show in 2018, and Tales of the City and A Black Lady Sketch Show in 2019. Apart from that Bob the Drag Queen starred in the web series Bestie$ For Ca$h, Cosmo Queens, and Drag My Dadin 2017, 2018, and 2019, respectively. In 2019 the "New York Magazine" named him one of the top 100 Most Powerful Drag Queens in America.

Bob the Drag Queen attends the Point Honors Gala in nEW yORK cITY, 2017