From humble beginnings to drag superstardom, Miss Fame’s own path to fame began as a boy raising chickens on a farm in Templeton, California. Today on BOLD, this standout contestant from Season 7 of RuPaul’s Drag Race discloses the deep childhood wounds that fueled his metamorphosis, including the murder of his grandfather.
In the Big Apple, Miss Fame (born Kurtis Dam-Mikkelsen) became an established male model while also working as a celebrity makeup artist. “Seeing the positive effects of transforming others, I was inspired to transform myself. I became a work of art, a goddess. Now I’m a singer too!” Miss Fame’s first album is Beauty Marked available now on iTunes.
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