Drag queen knocks out man who snatches her wig (WATCH)
Drag queens can be divas at the best of times, but one queen has shown how fierce she is in a viral clip.
Drag act Heiress Blackstone was doing a piece to camera when she had her wig snatched.
The Irish performer couldn’t believe what had happened – and seemingly gave a pretty hefty reaction.
While speaking, a man walks past, notices it is a drag queen, and takes the wig from on her head.
After a split second for the theft to sink in, Heiress then turns to look at the man.
With hardly a moment’s pause she appears to punch him, knocking the man to the ground.
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The full context of the clip is not known.
The performer is yet to explicitly post about the incident online, except for one tweet to Michelle Visage referring to a wig.
Some have claimed the clip could be a publicity stunt ahead of her new show, which she refers to in the video.
If it is a publicity stunt, however, then the performer hasn’t gone to great lengths to publicise it.
And while violence can never be condoned, this may warn some people off stealing a drag queen’s wig again.