She’s already shared a stage with Drag Race decide Michelle Visage
Ever puzzled what Tina Turner, Lizzo and Kat Slater combined into one individual could be like? Us neither, however Drag Race UK contestant Vinegar Strokes has supplied a solution anyway.
Evaluating her singing model to all of these leisure icons blended into one, Vinegar says she’s a “proper London lady” and straight-up comedy queen.
And Vinegar – one of many ten queens competing on this yr’s UK competitors – already has loads of hyperlinks to the present, performing with Michelle Visage and US Drag Race winner Bianca Del Rio within the West Finish play Everyone’s Speaking About Jamie.
Need to know extra about Vinegar Strokes and the very NSFW that means behind her title? Learn on at your peril…
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— Vinegar Strokes (@TheOnlyVinegar) August 21, 2019
Vinegar Strokes: Key information
Stage title of: Daniel Jacob
Strengths and weaknesses: As Vinegar eloquently places it: “I’m feeling quite confident about my lip syncing skills but my sewing skills are s***!”
Who’s Vinegar Strokes?
Beginning off as an actor, Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts graduate Daniel Jacob didn’t have a lot success securing auditions. Nevertheless, issues began to alter as soon as he developed the drag persona Vinegar Strokes 5 years in the past.
“Drag has been the best decision I have ever made,” Vinegar says. “[It] has given me the opportunity to do so many amazing acting jobs and comedy shows, performing up and down the country, in the West End.”
As we talked about above, Vinegar has loved time on the West Finish in drag present Everyone’s Speaking About Jamie alongside Drag Race UK decide Michelle Visage.
“I did dance with Michelle Visage every single night,” she says. “I’ve already been clearly told there’s going to be no favouritism and this will be a level playing field. She won’t be allowing me any airs or graces when it comes to RuPaul’s Drag Race UK – I better come correct!”
Why is she known as Vinegar Strokes?
“The origins of my name came about with me putting makeup on for the first time and sending a picture to my best friend, who replied with ‘alright Vinegar T**s’ and I was like ‘Vinegar? That is a hot name,’” she remembers. “I wasn’t sure about ‘t**s’, so I went on the internet and Vinegar Strokes popped up and I thought that’s my name!”
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When is RuPaul’s Drag Race UK on TV?
Beginning on third October 2019, Drag Race UK episodes will drop each Thursday at 8pm on BBC Three by way of BBC iPlayer.
The present will see ten queens – together with Vinegar Strokes – battle it out every week in a collection of challenges, be it a singing, performing or comedy.
And who will probably be judging all of it? Just like the US model, drag icon RuPaul Charles will act as head decide. Additionally on the panel will probably be Michelle Visage, a visitor star decide and Alan Carr or Graham Norton (the pair will seem on a rotating foundation).