"RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 8 winner has been announced and it is a very popular prediction. You are being fairly warned not to read ahead if you don't want to know who was crowned on Monday night's grand finale of "RuPaul's Drag Race" Season 8.
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It's Bob the Drag Queen! The New York Queen, who is politically active and stays true to herself on the runway, was crowned by Ru on Monday night's Grand Finale episode. Despite the tough competition, especially from Kim Chi, who is dubbed as walking art, Bob managed to steal the judges' hearts and become the winner.
Here is a video clip of the crowning moment, shared by "RuPaul's Drag Race" on Instagram:
"Winning is a dream come true and a great opportunity," EW quoted the winner Bob as saying in a news release. "With great drag comes great responsibility, and I'm excited to get responsible."
Ru, meanwhile, said about America's new drag superstar, "Her charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent is gigantic, and the world of entertainment has been blessed with a bright new star!" She further added that Naomi Smalls and Kim Chi are much more than just runners-up: "They are gorgeous, talented queens who have captured the hearts and imaginations of the world and are destined for greatness."
Bob, who won the $100,000 cash prize, has also got her first ad after becoming American's new drag superstar. She is featured in AXE's latest 'Find Your Magic' ad, which sends the message that the notion of masculinity is outdated and that men can dress however they want and be anything they want. You can watch the ad shared by AXE via Youtube.
Meanwhile, America's sweetheart Cynthia Lee Fontaine was revealed to be Miss Congeniality. She shared an excited message for fans via Instagram, in which she thanked them for supporting her: