Wesley Snipes in ‘To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar’
In ‘To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar’! Action star Wesley Snipes joined in on the fun, too, playing a character named Noxeema Jackson.
Cillian Murphy in ‘‘
In the film, Murphy played a pre-op transsexual, originally named Patrick, who began dressing as a woman and going by the names Patricia and Kitten as a teen. Throughout the film, Kitten worked as a prostitute, a singing and dancing children’s character, a magician’s assistant, and finally a performer in a peep show.
Johnny Depp in ‘Ed Wood’
Because the real life Ed Wood was known to be a heterosexual crossdresser, Depp dressed in drag as Wood’s alter ego Shirley for portions of the film.
Patrick Swayze in ‘To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar’
Patrick is most famous for romantic leading roles in films like ‘Dirty Dancing‘ and ‘Ghost,’ many people forget that he also played a drag queen in the 1995 comedy film ‘To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar.’
Jude Law in ‘Rage’
Jude Law came to show that he is not just another pretty boy in Hollywood, he is a talented and versatile actor.
Jude Law had more extensive experience in the world of on-screen drag queens: he played one in the 2009 film ‘Rage.’
His character’s name was Minx, a model and Russian crossdresser with a deep, masculine voice and an array of stylish outfits and wigs, the latter of which was eventually removed to reveal Minx’s short, dark hair.