Teaser for Netflix’s Super Drags Unleashed
Netflix has just unleashed the first teaser for their new animated superhero series, titled Super Drags. It is not exactly the first cartoon to feature LGBTQ characters. But this Netflix and Combo Studios collaboration might be the first one centered around three drag queen protagonists.
Super Drags’ premise revolves around three superheroes who work in a department store during the day. Come night time, they leave their annoying customers behind and fight evil as Lemon Chiffon, Cran’s Sapphire, and Crimson Scarlet. The fabulous trio use their powers to keep the LGBTQ community protected from harm. They also try to spread their special glitter all over the world. You can check out the teaser below:
As exec producer Marcelo Pereira points out, ”Thanks to Netflix we can take the Brazilian animation and mainly the LGBTQ representativeness to the 190 countries that have access to the service.” Chris Sanagustin, director of original international content for Netflix, adds, “We are thrilled that our first Brazilian animation will present our audiences with the daring, scandalous and fabulous world of Super Drags! Netflix is fortunate to invest in great animation talent from Brazil, bringing the vibrant trait of Combo and the acidic mood of our producers to the beautiful and the canvases from every corner.” In other words, you all better werk it, girls!