The drag competition series makes 'herstory' with first Emmy win.
Legendary drag queen and entertainer RuPaul Charles walked away with an Emmy on Sunday September 11, 2016 for his reality series RuPaul’s Drag race.
The competition show, now in its eighth season features drag performers from around the country vying to be the next Drag Superstar and win thousands of dollars in cash and prizes.
His win was for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program.
This is the first win for the LGBT network Logo and only the second for a cable series.
Other hosts nominated in the category were Jane Lynch, Steve Harvey, Ryan Seacrest, Hiedi Klum, Tim Gunn and Tom Bergeron.