TV review: Queen Of The Oil Patch is a brilliant reality series

June 19, 2018Queen of the Oil Patch

Rachna Raj Kaur/ NOW Toronto APTN show about an Indigenous entrepreneur and drag queen in macho Fort McMurray deftly touches on difficult themes. QUEEN OF THE OIL PATCH (Neil Grahn) airs on APTN on Tuesdays at 10:30 pm and streaming via aptn.ca. Rating: NNNN A show about an Indigenous, gay multi-millionaire entrepreneur who is also a recording artist … Read More

Queen of the Oil Patch: oil magna by day, drag queen at night

June 14, 2018Queen of the Oil Patch

Jean-Francois Cloutier/ TVQC Queen of the Oil Patch is a fascinating new documentary series broadcast on APTN , which tells the story of a man with “two spirits” – Massey Whiteknife and Iceis Rain. Contractor Massey Whiteknife does business in the oil sands sector in northern Alberta. He has an idea that will upset almost everything and everyone in … Read More

Queen of the Oil Patch celebrates two-spirit Fort McMurray entrepreneur

June 5, 2018Great Pacific Media, Queen of the Oil Patch

David Thurton/ CBC News Queen of the Oil Patch celebrates two-spirit Fort McMurray entrepreneur. Massey Whiteknife’s sassy, entrepreneurial and voluptuous style is coming to the small screen in a docu-series titled Queen of the Oil Patch. The part documentary and reality TV show premieres Tuesday night on the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network. It places the spotlight on Whiteknife, a two-spirited … Read More

APTN’s Queen of the Oil Patch celebrates two-spirit life in the macho north

June 2, 2018Great Pacific Media, Queen of the Oil Patch

Fish Griwkowsky/ Edmonton Journal  A compelling new documentary series tells the story of one man with two spirits — Massey Whiteknife and Iceis Rain. Whiteknife — a member of the Mikisew Cree First Nation and a Fort McKay resident — is a successful CEO and philanthropist with an occupational health and safety firm in northern Alberta. Outside … Read More