It’s no doubt that Ru Paul’s Drag Race has become a worldwide phenomenon.

With the unique concept, the ever-so-catchy phrases and sheer hilarity of the sassy contestants, we can’t help but become addicted to it – not even as a guilty pleasure!

As if there isn’t enough drama on-screen, we’ve got some of the juiciest behind the scenes secrets that you will love…

1. Ru Sold The Show Idea In His Very First Pitch Meeting

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We’re not surprised, this show is like nothing you have ever seen before.

2. Ru Thinks Jimmy Fallon’s Lip Sync Battle Is A Ripoff Of The Show

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He said in an interview with Vulture: “Regular, straight pop culture has liberally lifted things from gay culture as long as I can remember. And that’s fine, because guess what? We have so much more where that comes from. Take it!”

3. RuPaul Has One Moment From The Show That Will Always Stick In His Mind

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He told, “ I always think about Roxxxy’s story when she revealed she was abandoned at a bus stop as a 4-year-old.”