Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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RuPaul Biography (1960-)
Full name, RuPaul Andre Charles; born November 17, 1960, in San Diego, CA; son of Irving (an electrician) and Ernestine (a college clerk) Charles. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, 151 South El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212-2775.
- Actor, singer, talk show host, radio personality
- Birth Details
- November 17, 1960
- San Diego, California, United States
- Bodega woman, Crooklyn, 1994
- Mrs. Cummings, The Brady Bunch Movie, United International Pictures, 1995
- Himself, Wigstock: The Movie, Hallmark Home Entertainment, 1995
- A dancer (uncredited), Smoke, Miramax, 1995
- Dancer, Blue in the Face, Miramax, 1995
- Miss Rachel Tensions, To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar, Universal, 1995
- Duke, Red Ribbon Blues, 1995
- Himself, Catwalk, Arrow, 1995
- Himself, Fled, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1996
- Mrs. Cummings, A Very Brady Sequel, Paramount, 1996
- Himself, Alma, Life Size Releasing, 1997
- Himself, Edtv (also known as Ed TV), Universal, 1999
- (As RuPaul Charles) Mike, But I'm a Cheerleader (also known asMake Me Over), Lions Gate Films, 1999
- Narrator, The Eyes of Tammy Faye, Lions Gate Films, 2000
- (As RuPaul Charles) Host, The RuPaul Show, VH1, 1996-99
Hollywood Squares, 1998
- Presenter, The 1993 MTV Music Video Awards, MTV, 1993
The 1993 Billboard Music Awards, 1993
The CLIO Awards, 1995
The State's 43rd Annual Halloween Special, 1995
- Presenter, VH1 '97 Fashion Awards, VH1, 1997
- Presenter, The 24th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, 1997
The Sixth Annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, ABC, 2000
VH1 Divas 2000: A Tribute to Diana Ross, VH1, 2000
Video Killed the Radio Star, VH1, 2000
Motown 40: The Music Is Forever, ABC, 1998
A Mother's Prayer, USA Network, 1995
- Charles, An Unexpected Life, USA Network, 1998
- (As RuPaul Charles) Jimmy, The Truth about Jane, Lifetime, 2000
- Marje, "Put to the Test," Sister, Sister, The WB, 1995
- Himself, "Extremities," The Crew, Fox, 1995
- Kevin, "Boyz II Men II Women," In the House, UPN, 1995
- Simone Dubois, "Javelin Catcher," Nash Bridges, CBS, 1996
The Rodman World Tour, MTV, 1996
- Witch judge, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, ABC, 1997
- Simone Dubois, "Cuda Grace," Nash Bridges, CBS, 1998
- Voice, Disney's Hercules (animated), ABC and syndicated, 1998
- Bob, Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS, 1998
- Brett, "Veronica Plays House," Veronica's Closet, NBC, 1999
- (As RuPaul Charles) William Landford, choreographer, "The Time She Came to New York," Time of Your Life, Fox, 1999
- Jerry/Sheri Walters, "Who Abandoned Who?," Any Day Now, 2000
- Also appeared on Mad TV, Fox.
- Hosted the RuPaul Morning Show, WKTU 103.5 (New York City).
Supermodel of the World, Tommy Boy, 1993
Foxy Lady, Rhino, 1996
Ho, Ho, Ho, Rhino, 1997
RuPaul's Go-Go Box Classics, Rhino, c. 1999
- Appeared in B52's "Love Shack" and his own "Free to Be."
Lettin' It All Hang Out, Hyperion, 1995
The Advocate August 23, 1994,, p. 64.
Billboard June 5, 1993,, p. 1; December 25, 1993, p. 46.
GQ-Gentleman's Quarterly June 5, 1997,, p. 198.
Interview January 5, 1997,, p. 33.
People Weekly July 26, 1993,, p. 147.
Rolling Stone August 5, 1993,, p. 24.
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