The Perfectly Imperfect Gritty Gets a Makeover From Queer Eye's Fab Five

They couldn't find a single thing to improve upon—except maybe his all-cheesesteak diet


For Queer Eye’s fifth season, the Fab Five traveled to Philadelphia to work their heartwarming magic on the City of Brotherly Love.

To promote the new season, which debuted on Netflix earlier this month, the makeover show’s stars lent their talents to one of Philadelphia’s best-loved residents: Gritty, the unpretentious fluffy orange mascot of the city’s NHL team, the Philadelphia Flyers.

According to the Philadelphia Flyers, Netflix reached out last summer when Queer Eye was filming in the city.

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