people we love Tag Archive

People We Love 2018: The Creative Team Behind “Pose”

The category is ’80s Ballroom Realness! To celebrate Pose, Metrosource spoke to Janet Mock, series producer and director, and Steven Canals, series co-executive producer and...

People We Love 2018: Brandon Voss

As the visionary behind Voss Events, Brandon Voss has a keen instinct for what will rock a Manhattan crowd — and LGBTQ revelers in particular. Some of that ability is a learned...

People We Love 2018: Rupert Everett

“I’ve always been openly gay. I’ve always been out and about in clubs. I’ve always been very interested in stories featuring gay characters for myself to...

Lypsinka Might Have Invented Modern Drag

Lypsinka dishes on her fellow queens and what NYC was like back in the day. We spoke with the Legendary Queen to find out what she thinks of being nominated and how the LGBTQ...

People We Love 2018: Michael Musto

“When I first came out, I thought I’d be warmly welcomed into the community – didn’t happen. When I started my Village Voice column in 1984, I assumed...

Joey Arias Thinks her Fellow Nominees are a “Bunch of Nuts.”

The Legendary Queen still loves them anyway. You’d be hard pressed to find a more legendary NYC queen who has done it all than Joey Arias. Joey has been performing drag...

Our “Legendary NYC Drag Queen We Love” Vote is Closed!

An Election We Can All Get Behind! In the city that never sleeps, drag culture rules. Bow down to the queens who have paved the way and survived decades of change in NYC.  We...

Shequida Works Harder Than Anyone

There are queens, and then there are QUEENS. It’s no secret some girls get lucky, doing a few makeup tutorials or looks on Instagram that catapult them to fame or a coveted...

Tina Burner Thinks Lady Bunny and Donald Trump Have a Lot in Common

The “Legendary NYC Drag Queen We Love” nominee dishes on Voldemort, Russian Hookers, Tales from the Crypt and more. She may be the newest face of the bunch, but Tina...

People We Love 2018: Samira Wiley

Not long ago, it would have been virtually unthinkable for an actor to find two roles for a queer woman of color in popular, critically-acclaimed television series — never mind...

Fred Dixon – People We Love 2018

Only a few people in the word understand the public pressures of Fred Dixon’s job — and they’re people like Super Bowl Halftime performers, astronauts and okay,...

Sherry Vine Has No Plan B

Why should you vote for Miss Vine? We asked the always-entertaining drag queen Sherry Vine how she felt about being part of our 2018 People We Love celebration, and she offered...