Who is Sherry Pie on RuPaul’s Drag Race? Bio, Age, Mother, Career, Net Worth
Sherry Pie Biography
Sherry Pie whose real name is Joey Gugliemelli is an American drag performer who is a contestant on season 12 of RuPaul’s Drag Race.
Pie explained how she got her drag name saying; I got my drag name “Sherry Pie” by sitting in a costume shop one very dark and lonely evening and I was throwing around drag names and I wanted something a little bit punny and a little bit funny, something that was a little vintage and so “Sherry” was the most popular name in the 1950s and so Sherry and then I like food, so “Pie”, Sherry Pie, here we are today kids.”
Sherry Pie Age
Pie is 28 years old as of 2020. She was born on November 14, 1991. Her hometown is Saratoga Springs, NY,
Sherry Pie Family / Mother
Sherry has not opened up much about her family. She, however, once mentioned that her mother is very supportive.
“My mom is very supportive. She always has been. She sent me to the New York State Theatre Institute. She’s given me the tools to be successful. My mom is a very no-bullshit kind of a person and she always tells me if she didn’t think I could be successful at what I’m doing she would say something.”
Sherry Pie Drag Career
Pie grew up in Saratoga Springs, New York, and she started doing drag as a performance thing. When they were not in school during the summer, they would write these little minstrel shows that could be done in the street. She would play the woman and she loved the laughs that she got. That is how Sherry began doing drag.
Pie was in a production of Hairspray as Edna. “Getting to play a role that Divine originated in film and Harvey Fierstein originated on Broadway was the most amazing experience for me,” she said.
Pie does a weekly show on Monday’s at REBAR in Chelsea called Marquee Monday’s. In that show, they take a Broadway musical every week and ” we kind of gay it up and bastardize it. It’s an audience interactive show. It is not a show for the faint of heart,” Sherry explained.
Sherry Pie RuPaul’s Drag Race
Pie is a contestant on season 12 of RuPaul’s Drag Race. She is amongst the 13 contestants this season. Her friends on and from the show are;
- Aiden Zhane
- Crystal Methyd
- Dahlia Sin
- Gigi Goode
- Heidi N Closet
- Jackie Cox
- Jaida Essence Hall
- Nicky Doll
- Rock M. Sakura
- Widow Von’Du
Sherry Pie Net worth
Pie’s net worth is under review.