What does drama queen mean?


Idiom Meaning:

someone who overreacts to everything


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


The Whole Truth (2009)

Time of Scene: n/a

Angela Masters: When I graduated from Tucker Acting School – “go parakeets!” They called me a drama queen. I don’t know why. I never wanted to act, I wanted to coach. To direct. Coaching actors is like showing them how to create a new personality for the character they play. That’s scary. Here I am receiving the Best Director award, the big kahuna. The mother Tucker. Things kind of went askew when I started making major money coaching, giving sympathetic personality make-overs to criminals.


Suck (2009)

Time of Scene: 00:39:00

Jennifer: It’s not what it looks like.

Sam: You ate beef!

Jennifer: Everyone be cool.

Tyler: Okay, we’ve definitely smoked PCP.

Jennifer: I can explain.

Joey: You can explain? You can explain why you’re chewing on a severed arm?

Jennifer: Oh, don’t be such a drama queen.


Orange County (2002)

Time of Scene: 00:45:30

Bud Brumder: You know your son was being a real brat today, a real pain in the ass.

Cindy: My son.

Bud Brumder: He said I was selfish. He said that everything’s always about me.

Cindy: He called me a drama queen said I was trying to sabotage him.


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