RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6
KELLY MANTLE is an Actor, Comedian and Singer/Songwriter. Kelly had a small co-star role on Season Six of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” But this isn’t his first time on TV. Kelly has a list of credits longer than his legs.
Currently, Kelly can be seen in the feature film “Confessions Of A Womanizer” with Gary Busey, playing in theatres everywhere. Kelly is also featured in the movie “Middle Man” alongside Jim O’Heir to be released in 2017.
Kelly has guest-starred on a whole bunch of TV shows like Rizzoli & Isles, Eagleheart, The New Normal, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Mike & Molly, New Adventures of Old Christine, Southland, CSI, Judging Amy, Nip/Tuck, Cold Case, Will & Grace, George Lopez, and a recurring role on NYPD Blue.
Kelly was featured on LOGO’s stand-up comedy special, “DragTastic NYC.” As a stage actor, Kelly has starred in over 50 plays in the theatre. Kelly wrote & starred in his critically-acclaimed one-person show “The Confusion Of My Illusion” which was produced at the Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Theatre at the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center.
As a singer, songwriter, and musician, Kelly has released three albums which have been hailed by critics everywhere: “Ever Changing,” “Rock N Glow” and “Satellite Baby.” Kelly’s cover & video of “My Neck, My Back” has won over thousands of viewers on YouTube, including the song’s originator, Khia. And Kelly’s hit song & video “Eliminated” blew up after his elimination on RPDR. Kelly is currently recording his next full album to be released in 2017.
Kelly grew up in Oklahomo like his uncle, the late great Mickey Mantle. (Yep…Kelly’s a switch-hitter too.) Kelly received a B.F.A. in Theatre from the University of Oklahoma and is a graduate of Second City in Chicago. www.kellymantle.com
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