‘Dying!’ Eagle-eye fans discover a WILD detail about RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under – as a screenshot from the closing credits goes viral on Twitter
RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under is in full swing, with a bevy of Australian and New Zealand queens battling it out to become the next drag superstar.
But after the first episode of the Stan Original Series aired, eagle-eyed fans noticed a hilarious detail which has since gone viral.
One of the show’s most popular queens is Karen From Finance (a.k.a. Richard Chadwick), and viewers who read the closing credits noticed the program’s actual head of finance is coincidentally also called Karen.
Fancy that! Eagle-eyed fans have noticed a hilarious detail about RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under after studying the show’s closing credits: Pictured: drag queen Karen From Finance
‘You’re telling me that in #DragRaceDownUnder they have a real life Karen from Finance?’ one Twitter user wrote, quickly raking in thousands of likes.
‘Dying!’ one fan wrote, while another added: ‘Karen is Dragulous!’
‘All they needed as the Art Director to be a Simone,’ another added, referring to fellow drag queen Art Simone.
What are the odds! One of the show’s most popular queens is Karen From Finance (a.k.a. Richard Chadwick), and viewers who read the closing credits noticed the program’s actual head of finance is coincidentally also called Karen
One Twitter user who appeared to know the ‘real’ Karen responded: ‘She’s fantastic, and has been on the scene for years!’
Karen from Finance was clearly amused by the coincidence, taking to her Instagram Stories to repost the original viral tweet.
With almost 86k Instagram followers, Karen has built an international fan base and toured the world with her singular brand of office-themed character drag.
Brilliant: Fans flocked to social media to comment on the amusing coincidence
She wowed the judges in week one, winning the challenge with her incredible runway – while fellow queen Jojo Zaho was sadly booted off.
The new series marks the first time there has been a local version of the hit Drag Race franchise here in Australia.
RuPaul himself is hosting, with drag icon Michelle Visage and Australian comedian Rhys Nicholson by his side on the main judging panel.
Pop sisters Kylie and Dannii Minogue will also star as celebrity guest judges.
Worldwide phenomenon: RuPaul himself is hosting the Down Under season, with drag icon Michelle Visage and Australian comedian Rhys Nicholson by his side on the main judging panel