From Ross Mathews, the nationally bestselling author of Man Up!, judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race, and alum of Chelsea Lately, a collection of hilarious and irreverent essays about his experience with Hollywood’s most talked-about celebrities.
Pretend it’s happy hour and you and I are sitting at the bar. I look amazing and, I agree with you, much thinner in person. You look good, too. Maybe it’s the candlelight, maybe it’s the booze. Either way, let’s just go with it. Keep this all between you and me, and do me a favor? Don’t judge me if I name drop just a little.
As a young kid growing up in a farm town, Ross Mathews might as well have wished for a pet unicorn or a calorie-free cookie tree to grow in his front yard. Either of those far-fetched fantasies would have been more likely to come true than his real dream: Workin in television in Hollywood, California. Seriously that stuff just doesn't happen to people like Ross. But Guess what. It totally did
Now, with his first book, Ross takes us inside his journey as a super-fan, revealing the most embarrassing and hilarious moments of his
small-town life and big-city adventures. From learning to swear like a hardened trucker to that time in high school when had to face down the most frightening opponent of all (his girlfriend's lady bits), Ross holds nothing back.
About Ross Mathews
Ross Mathews is one of the most in-demand television personalities, hosts and pop culture experts in the entertainment industry. Endearing and witty, undeniably funny and one of the hardest working people in show business, Mathews has won the hearts of millions of Americans since his television debut in 2001 as a correspondent for “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”
Mathews can currently be seen every weekday as co-host on the daily syndicated talk show “The Drew Barrymore Show.” Additionally, Mathews serves as a judge and producer on VH1’s critically acclaimed, award-winning series “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” The show has won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Show a staggering four years in a row, as well as the prestigious Producers Guild of America’s Award.