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Friends Of Dorothy

Irish drag queens Candy and Kiki take their love of pop culture legends, queer heroes and inspiring icons to glittering camp new heights as they speak to their dream list of guests and emerging LGBTQIA talent. Candid, insightful, hilarious and your new obsession. New episodes every Tuesday. Subscribe now so you don't miss a thing!

Tracks

Jenna Leigh Green on Sabrina and the 90s
90's icon Jenna Leigh Green chats to Candy and Kiki about Sabrina The Teenage Witch, creating Libby Chessler and the reaction from fans. She also discusses her musical theatre roles in Wicked and Bare as well as life in lockdown and her new movie with Kate Bosworth.Later in the episode the queens discuss their favourite Sabrina moments and help a listener with a romantic supernatural dilemma!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
68:37 25/05/2022
PEACHES on Politics, Pussy Mask & Drag
The legendary Peaches returns one year on from her first interview to chat about new music, drag, politics and life in Berlin. Candy, Kiki and Max also talk about The Teaches Of Peaches anniversary, Madonna, t.A.T.u. and Candy's recent gig in Knock, the most religious town in Ireland. Later in the episode the queens answer more listener questions. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
48:50 06/04/2022
JAMIE-LEE O'DONNELL on Derry Girls & Part-Time Jobs
Season 3 premieres with special guest Jamie-Lee O'Donnell (Derry Girls and Screw) who joins Candy and Kiki to chat about growing up in the 90s, part-time jobs, her earned success and what she would like to see on offer for future Irish actors. Derry Girls' stars Louisa Harland and Saoirse-Monica Jackson also stop by to surprise Jamie-Lee in a hilarious fan question prank!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
58:48 22/03/2022
JESSAMYN STANLEY on Wellness & Weed
Internationally renowned wellness and yoga expert Jessamyn Stanley chats to Candy and Kiki about her discovery of the practice and what it means to her, her advocacy for weed and the politics surrounding it, her plans to travel the world in her camper and Ireland being ratchet. Candy and guest co-host Max also chat about Candy's rivalries with Olivia Coleman and Brenda Fricker, early 2000's dating shows and their newly launched Dreaming Magazine.Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
76:21 08/07/2021
JAI RODRIGEUZ on Queer Eye & Battling The Industry
Queer Eye cast member Jai Rodrigeuz joins Candy and Kiki to chat about the groundbreaking impact the show had worldwide, battling industry standards, starring in Rent as Angel, working for Ryan Murphy plus creativity and shows during lockdown.The queens are also joined by Max to chat about Tammy Faye Bakker, the move adaptation of her life and Pride season. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
50:32 30/06/2021
JAMELIA on BLM, Music and Parenting
Legendary British musician Jamelia chats to Candy and Kiki about her incredible music career, recording Beware Of The Dog, new music, parenting during lockdown, using her platform to talk about BLM and women's rights and her DIY dates with her husband.The queens are also joined by Max to chat about Cruella, Disney villains and Lady Gaga's Born This Way anniversary. A video interview with Jamelia  is also available to watch on the Friends Of Dorothy Youtube page!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
78:15 08/06/2021
AJA on Challenging The Binary & Drag Race Fans
New York City drag legend, musician and Rupaul's Drag Race All Star AJA joins Candy and Kiki to chat about their new album, ballroom, The Queen, Drag Race and it's toxic fanbase, being non binary and doing drag their own way.The queens are also joined by Max to chat about Hocus Pocus 2, Pamela Anderson and their new venture Dreaming Magazine!A video interview with Aja is also available to watch on the Friends Of Dorothy Youtube page!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
92:37 25/05/2021
EUROVISION SPECIAL with The Roop, Tusse & Linda Martin
It's Eurovision time and 2021 favourites The Roop & Tusse join Candy to chat about their entires, rehearsals, musical and fashion influences and what we can expect at the grand final! Candy also looks back on her chat with Eurovision winner Linda Martin and is joined by Max to talk about some of their standout Eurovision moments! Interviews with Tusse and The Roop are also available to watch on the Friends Of Dorothy Youtube page!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
64:32 19/05/2021
SUTTON STRACKE on Beverly Hills and Couture
Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star and queen of couture Sutton Stracke joins Candy and Kiki to chat about becoming an official diamond holder, her initial reaction to joining the show, her couture collection and travelling with her best friend Jennifer Tilly. She also discusses life in Beverly Hills, her store the Sutton Concept and travelling to Scotland. Candy and Kiki also discuss how their lives have drastically changed this month after their brush with the tabloids. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
42:47 11/05/2021
HEATHER THOMSON on Real Housewives and the Fashion Industry
Real Housewives of New York star and queen of the Berkshires Heather Thomson  joins Candy and Kiki to chat about leaving the franchise for the second time, her memories of filming the show and the impact it had on her. She also chats about her incredible journey through the fashion industry where she has worked and collaborated with the likes of Puffy Daddy, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez and Tina Knowles. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
69:58 27/04/2021
SIOBHÀN MCSWEENEY on Derry Girls,Stalin & Tanora
Irish national treasure and star of Derry Girls and The Great Pottery Showdown  Siobhán McSweeney joins Candy and Kiki to chat about filming during lockdown, the impact of Derry Girls, how she found her voice and knowing how to use it and the roles she would like to see for herself and other Irish performers. They also discuss Siobhán and Candy's mutual hometown of Cork City and their love for Tanora. The queens are also joined by Max for Gay Gasp where this week they discuss the recent Glee tribute to Naya Rivera, Nikki Grahame and reminisce on school teachers they hated or loved.Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
70:32 20/04/2021
BOB THE DRAG QUEEN on Mistaken Identities & Reddit Trolls
Legendary Rupaul's Drag Race winner Bob The Drag Queen  joins Candy and Kiki to chat about filming their hit TV shows We're Here  and Tales Of The City, meeting but not knowing Molly Ringwald and Marc Jacobs, Reddit trolls and their not so successful fan encounters in Ireland. The queens are also joined by their resident queer pop culture expert Max and Glow Up Season 2 runner up James Mac to discuss James' drag, creativity in quarantine, American Horror Story and the Steps and Michelle Visage collaboration!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
58:25 06/04/2021
SAM SPARRO on Black & Gold Beginnings & his Return To Paradise
Iconic Australian singer songwriter Sam Sparro joins Candy and Kiki to chat about his childhood in Los Angeles, his musical influences and rise to stardom through Myspace, the challenges he faced as queer artist, working with Kylie Minogue and Adam Lambert  and his latest album - the brilliant Boombox Eternal. The queens are also joined by their resident queer pop culture expert Max and rising Irish queer comedian Sinead Walsh for Gay Gasp where they discuss Lindsay Lohan's musical career and what Caitlyn Jenner and Kermit The Frog have in common! Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
63:13 30/03/2021
MARA WILSON on Coming Out & Queer Crushes
Matilda, Mrs Doubtfire and Big Hero 6 star Mara Wilson chats to Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair about her coming out, her first crushes and queer experiences, her Irish roots, Derry Girls and the connection queer people have with Matilda. Legendary London queen Taylor Trash also stops by to chat about Kylie Minogue, The Spice Girls and her groundbreaking drag competition The Gold Rush.Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
82:38 23/03/2021
BENDELACREME on Queer Icons & Gremlins
Irish drag queens Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair return for a second season and are joined by drag legend BenDelaCreme! The Rupaul's Drag Race All Star and Seattle icon stops by to chat about her Hulu special, her relationships with Jinkx Monsoon and Peaches Christ, her comedic inspirations, the importance of diversity in drag and the iconic Gremlins 2. Plus the queens meet their pop culture expert Max for Gay Gasp where they discuss their personal underrated gay icons, The Masked Singer, Madonna's infamous Bedtime Stories live reading and Holly Woodlawn's iconic tv appearance.Hosted by Candy Warhol , Kiki St Clair and Maximillion Foy - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
64:28 16/03/2021
Season 2 Trailer
Irish drag queens Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair are back for season two of the hit podcast Friends Of Dorothy! Expect bigger guests, bigger laughs and bigger hair! New episodes every Tuesday from March 16. Make sure to subscribe so you don't miss a thing! See ya there M'Loves! 
03:45 09/03/2021
LINDA MARTIN on Eurovision Wins & Nadine Coyle
The queens continue their holiday celebrations and are joined by iconic Eurovision legend Linda Martin who chats about her Eurovision journey and win, being part of the phenomenon that was Irish Popstars and the Nadine Coyle passport scandal and her relationship with Stephen Gatley and the LGBTQ+ community. Candy,Kiki and Max are also joined by their drag sisters Maud Gonna Wrong and Annie Naggins to chat about their favourite holiday movies, presents and Candy seeks justice for The Pigeon Lady aka Brenda Fricker. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
45:21 30/12/2020
Alison Spittle on 90's & 00's Popstars
The queens gather round the piano for their first Christmas special where they are joined by comedian Alison Spittle as they chat about their worst Christmas gifts, family traditions, their favourite childhood pop-stars that deserve a second chance and the best and worst  novelty Christmas singles!Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
51:48 21/12/2020
MIZ CRACKER on Being Robbed & Crafting
In the season finale the queens are joined by Rupaul's Drag Race All Star Miz Cracker who chats about creativity in quarantine, All Stars 5, her new podcast and that infamous time she got mugged in Dublin! While setting up their finale party, the queens are also joined by bestselling author and Candy's Dragony Aunts co-host Crystal Rasmussen for Gay Gasp where they chat about Melanie C's broadband issues, Samantha Mumba's comeback and their all time favourite tv stars to pop stars from the nineties. 
75:38 18/11/2020
MISHA OSHEROVICH on Horror Movies & Non Binary Roles
The queens celebrate Friday the 13th in style as they are joined by non binary queer actor, writer and producer Misha Osherovich who discusses their new horror comedy movie,'FREAKY' and the queer elements of it. They also chat about roles for non binary actors and their plans for writing more queer stories. Candy and Kiki are also joined by Max to discuss their superstitions,Kiki's new extreme makeover tv project and Max's Thelma & Louise cross country adventure with his new nephew that goes horribly wrong! Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
36:48 13/11/2020
TRAILER - LIVE HALLOWEEN SHOW
Join Candy & Kiki for a live Halloween spooktacular on Friday October 30th! The queens will be recording a live podcast episode on Twitch where they will be joined by special guest co-host Alison Spittle and their gal pal Max. Plus an incredible international lineup of drag performers who will be bringing the spooks throughout the night! The show is free to watch through Twitch and for more information head to @friendsofdorothypod on Instagram! 
02:47 27/10/2020
RACHEL TRUE on Witches & Tarot
Actress, author, tarot card reader and nineties icon Rachel True stops by to chat about her new book, tarot card deck and how they can be used in all our lives. She also discusses her time on,'The Craft',the connection between her character and the LGBTQ+ community and how she fought for the role. The queens also count down their top ten pop culture witches and discuss what's making them gasp and gag in the world right now including the Pope, Tiffany Trump and Candy's run in with Angelica Houston - now there's a sentence we never thought we'd say.Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
77:24 26/10/2020
THE BOULET BROTHERS on Halloween & Horror
Queens of 'Drag,Horror,Filth and Glamour' and hosts of the hit series, 'Dragula', The Boulet Brothers join Candy and Kiki to chat about their iconic cult show, their Halloween special,  why they will never sell out or town done their show to go mainstream and their drag origins. They four queens also discuss some of their favourite Halloween memories, horror movies and paranormal experiences. Candy and Kiki are also joined by Max to debate,'The Witches' and 'The Craft' remakes and talk about alternative drag and where it stands today. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
76:18 19/10/2020
THE VERONICAS on Sexuality & Queer Fans
Australia's favourite twin sisters and legendary musical duo The Veronicas chat about everything from their strong connection with the LGBTQ+ community and Jess' sexual exploration to working on their new album, music videos and fashion.They also chat about how they've been keep busy during the pandemic and give us an insight in to their upcoming projects.The queens also discuss Kiki's documentary scandal, Candy's latest feud and they are joined by Max who catches them up on the latest hilarious happenings. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
50:55 12/10/2020
SANDRA BERNHARD on Vogue Balls & Fashion
Legendary comedian, actress and singer Sandra Bernhard joins the queens to chat about her iconic roles on Roseanne and Pose, her early queer influences and her love of fashion. She also speaks about LGBTQ+ performers in the mainstream today, what's making her life right now and her infamous neighbour Renee. The queens are also joined by friend of the pod Max to discuss the latest camp happenings in Ireland and beyond including Panto legend Twink having her pet parrot barred from her local corner shop. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
46:20 05/10/2020
PEACHES on Queer Influences & Berlin
Legendary singer songwriter, producer, artist and queer icon Peaches catches up with the queens from her home in Berlin. She chats about her musical collaborations with Beth Ditto, Iggy Pop and Kim Gordon, her acclaimed exhibit,'Whose Jizz Is This?', her early queer influences, fashion and the time she was almost hacked. Friend of the pod Maximillion Foy also drops in to help Candy recall the time she worked at a Peaches concert and the chaos that ensued before, during and after the gig.Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
64:07 28/09/2020
ROSE MCGOWAN on Being Brave & Wig Collections
Iconic actress, activist, author and singer Rose McGowan chats candidly to Candy and Kiki about her childhood, sexual assault , being blacklisted in Hollywood and ultimately outing the monsters. She also chats about her iconic roles in Charmed, Scream and Jawbreaker as well as her album Planet 9 and her infamous VMA dress. This episode contains conversations that some listeners may find triggering. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
64:08 22/09/2020
PEPPERMINT on Trans Rights & Is It Fashion?
Rupaul's Drag Race star, legendary New York queen and Broadway performer Peppermint chats to the queens in this candid episode about Black Lives Matter and how it feels to be a black trans woman in America today.She also speaks about viewers are ready to see a change on Drag Race,her connection to Ireland and the incredibly hilarious time she stepped off the bus to New York in drag. Candy and Kiki also discuss how they first spoke over Grindr and how the police were called to their first gig together. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
60:24 11/09/2020
ALASKA THUNDERFUCK and SAARA AALTO
Rupaul's Drag Race All Stars winner Alaska Thunderfuck talks growing up queer in Pennsylvania,her drag beginnings,Race Chaser and Lady Gaga. Finnish singer songwriter and star of Eurovision,X Factor and Dancing On Ice, Saara Aalto chats about coming out, her recent marriage, her musical journey and her childhood in Finland. Candy and Kiki also catch up after their failed VMA performance. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
74:01 07/09/2020
BIQTCH PUDDIN and GARCIA
Dragula season 2 winner and queen of digial drag shows Biqtch Puddin' chats to Candy and Kiki about diversity in drag shows,her rise from the Atlanta drag scene to Dragula winner and tour life.The queens also chat to 'Tales of the City' actor about roles for trans and non binary actors in Hollywood, winning their first major acting role and ally-ship. The queens also prepare for their big comeback at the VMA's. Hosted by Candy Warhol and Kiki St Clair - For more information head to friendsofdorothypod.com or @friendsofdorothypod on IG. 
63:47 31/08/2020