RuPaul’s Drag Race Judges Dine At K Road’s Caluzzi

Anita Wigl'it embraces besties Rhys Nicholson, Michelle Visage and other crew.

Michelle Visage and Rhys Nicholson visited the drag restaurant after wrapping filming on Down Under Season 2, a series rife with online rumours about potential contestants including Kiwi queens.

In her solo theatre show, Life of a Funny Girl, which has been touring the country after pandemic delays, Anita Wigl’it has revealed that Drag Race Down Under judges Michelle Visage and Rhys Nicholson tipped the drag star $100 each following a lavish dinner and show at Caluzzi.

Visage and Nicholson were celebrating a final hurrah in New Zealand following the wrapping of filming on Down Under Season 2.


The cast of the hotly anticipated second season of RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under is rumoured to have been leaked online already.

While no official comment, denial, or confirmation, has been made about this alleged cast, there has been much speculation online. 

Popular website Reddit claims to have published an insider list of final cast members, featuring three Kiwi queens.

A screening date has yet to be confirmed for the series. RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under Season One, debuted on TVNZ last May.