Sushant Divgikr is an Indian model, actor, performer, singer and video jockey appearing in television shows and films. In July 2012, he was crowned Mr Gay India 2014. He represented India at Mr Gay World 2014 and has been the only delegate from India to win the three sub-awards. He is widely known for participating in India's most popular TV reality show Bigg Boss 8.
Sushant loves dressing up and expressing himself. He is known for his bold and sultry fashion sense and drag performances across the globe.
Sushant is very fond of makeup and bags. He is seen with the perfect smokey eyes makeup and nude lipstick posing for the camera.
Its no secret that Shushant is best friends with Diandra Soares and both of them know how to start a party or a controversy. Diandra was a contestant with him on Big Boss and everybody saw how close they were together.
When asked about his coming out story, he said, " I’m blessed to have the parents that I have. My dad is a superhero and everybody knows about it. He asked me point blank “Are you gay?” and I said yes. He hugged me and we were done. There was literally no drama in my coming out story. I had a beautiful coming out story."
When asked about the LGBTQ Pride, he said, "The reason why the LGBTQ community celebrates Pride is to show people that we exist. And we are proud of who we are because we fought for our rights and because we have been shunned by so many people. "
Sushant says "We come out in large numbers for the Pride march to advocate that everybody is human and there’s only one race called humanity.
He continues, "We are proud to be human and we want everybody to be a part of it. Pride means to celebrate diversity, love and unconditional acceptance of everybody."
Sushant Divgikr in his Drag Queen avatar for the famous Indian singing show 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa' where he won many hearts with his singing and Drag performances.
Sushant describes Drag as a performing art and not just cross-dressing. It’s all performing art wherein you have everything from the way you walk, talk, dress and perform is all a part of the drag.
When asked about the Drag culture, Sushant explained, "We always had artists who performed as the opposite sex. You have men dressing as women for Ram Leela. India is so rich in culture and we should celebrate drag as it is a part of our culture for years.
He describes his journey on the show 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa' as an amazing experience. "I had a blast, an absolute blast! Because I don’t think that everybody was ready for what I had to give them, Rani didn't come to play, she came to slay."
Rani won hearts and created history by becoming the first drag queen in India to get the golden buzzer and a gold medal in one of India’s biggest music reality shows 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa'
Sushant Divgikar as Rani Ko-He-Nur in a Drag performance at the famous club Kitty Su in Mumbai.
In the pic: Sushant is seen taking a selfie flaunting his perfectly waxed chest and his tatoo.
In the pic: Rani Ko-He-Nur in her black dress getting her make up done backstage before her Drag performance in Kitty Su
He says "When you challenge gender stereotypes that we create for ourselves and then I get to break that I feel really powerful. I represent women when I perform as a woman. I represent all sorts of women, and that’s something that’s extremely gratifying as an artist."
In pic: Rani Ko-He-Nur is seen in her golden sultry two-piece outfit with a matching cape and a bold abstract make up.
When asked about the discrimination he had to face as a member of the LGBTQ community, Sushant states that the discrimination he faced is a learning process and it only makes you stronger from the inside.
In pic: Sushant is in his Drag avatar flaunting his long green wig and bright red lipstick with a friend.
In pic: Sushant, on one of his trip seen posing in his swimming trunks
In pic: Sushant in his Drag avatar with his other Draq Queen friends posing in an event in vibrant shimmery outfits and headgears.
In pic: Rani in her sultry fishnet stocking paired with hot shots and long combat boots posing with a friend.
Sushant describes his legendary moment of meeting the Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, 'I can't tell you how happy I am to have met and chatted briefly with Prime Minister Trudeau an amazingly intelligent, smart, compassionate leader, not to mention, absolutely gorgeous!'
He also adds, "My journey as Rani on the show 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa' was historic because nobody else has been on the show as a drag or from LGBTQ community or in a dual voice. So I had a blast! Legendary Bappi Lahiri sang with me and praised me. He also said I was the real Ko-He-Nur of the country.
Sushant said, "I have learnt a lot and I think once I came out of the closet I was free and felt more comfortable with myself. I could offer so much more of myself than I would if I was still inside the closet."
Throwback to the days then Sushant represented India at Mr. Gay in 2014.
Sushant thinks people are not aware of the LGBT community. "I think it’s all about, all of us are humans, all of us bleed red, all of us breathe the same air, so you should accept everybody for who they are."
Sushant in his Drag Queen avatar slaying a shimmery silver gown flaunting his leg paired with a jet black wig and bright red lipstick.
In pic: Sushant in one of his trip posing by a lake with a brown handbag and paired with a waistcoat and a hat.
Sushant Divgikr is an Indian model, actor, performer and singer and represented India at Mr Gay World 2014. He is widely known for participating in Bigg Boss 8 and one of the strongest voices of the LGBTQ community. Here's a compilation of the hottest pictures of Sushant Divgikr and his drag avatar Rani Ko-He-Nur.
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