In RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 6 finale Bianca Del Rio took the crown as “America’s Next Drag Superstar.” The finale aired Monday and was watched in many gay bars around New Orleans. Hundreds turned out to watch Del Rio on the clubs’ big screens. Bianca Del Rio was the crowd favorite on social media and among show observers. Along with the crown and title Bianca earned $100,000.
“Roy was one of those people where you sat and watched him, and bells would go off,” Read said. “He was cable of doing a whole lot of things. Jeff was the same way. I saw him in the ’80s and thought, ‘Holy crap, he’s quick and funny and good at what he does.”
“We all love Bianca here, she got her start here in Oz,” Jones said. “She’s an amazing personality and performer. She’s in New York now, doing amazing things, and we always wish the best for her.” As for her chances, he said, “There was never any doubt.”