Braunwyn Windham-Burke‘s son Jacob is having fun with the world of drag, even in quarantine.
The “Actual Housewives of Orange County” star, 42, stated that her 14-year-old has saved the household entertained by performing drag exhibits on a stage of their dwelling, together with his sights set on an upcoming “pageant for youthful drag queens” in Denver — if it doesn’t get canceled.
“He has all of the wigs and the garments and make-up, and he’s been doing on-line tutorials,” Windham-Burke informed Bravo’s “The Each day Dish” podcast.
And it appears the remainder of the household is getting concerned as nicely. Windham-Burke and husband Sean’s 6-year-old son Caden “loves it too,” she stated. They’re additionally the dad and mom of daughters Bella, 19, Rowan, 17, Koa, 4, and Hazel, 1, and Caden’s twin brother, Curren.
Bella’s boyfriend, who’s staying with the household in quarantine, additionally participates within the exhibits, Windham-Burke stated.
Jacob’s expressed curiosity in drag started across the holidays. Windham-Burke stated her son “requested for heels for Christmas, and I stated, ‘OK,’ and that type of began it. I’ve came upon there’s a complete group of youngsters which are within the drag group that I didn’t find out about, and I’ve reached out to a whole lot of their mothers.”
“He was form of in a funk for some time, he was form of depressed and simply unhappy,” she added. “This has taken him out of that. He’s simply activated and alive.”
Jacob’s in-home drag exhibits might even make an look on the upcoming season of “RHOC,” as Windham-Burke began to self-shoot some scenes together with her co-stars earlier this month.
Braunwyn first revealed that Jacob needed to “give the world of drag a strive” in January, and she or he attended a charity occasion for the San Diego LGBT Neighborhood Heart the next month with Jacob and her husband.
Sean wore pink heels to the occasion in assist for Jacob and different youngsters excited about drag, prompting some backlash on social media. Windham-Burke unequivocally defended her husband, saying: “All of the hate that my husband’s getting for a pair of footwear type of goes to point out why that is so vital. So, so long as a pair of footwear may be so pulverizing and divisive, it means we nonetheless have a whole lot of work to do as a result of folks aren’t understanding, persons are judging.”