The Week in Drag: Season 11 RuPaul’s Drag Race Cast Reveal
Of course, the week’s biggest drag news is the unveiling of the cast of RuPaul’s Drag Race, season 11. The new queen-testants were introduced during a live YouTube event on Thursday.
The new queens were interviewed by Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon and took part in various, fan-chosen “shenanigans” with season 10 winner Aquaria.
In the worst-kept secret in Drag Race her-story, season 10’s first eliminated queen, and source of a meme your grandma even may have sent you, Miss Vanjie herself, Vanessa Vanjie Mateo is back for another shot.
There are a lot of familiar houses represented this season, and, from the first lewks, it promises to be a great season. Here are your season 11 queens:
Even though the first season 11 queen hasn’t even stepped into the workroom, casting is underway for RuPaul’s Drag Race season 12.
If you’re an aspiring kitty girl who thinks she has what it takes to compete to become America’s Next Drag Superstar, submit your application and send your video to Ru. You can find application details at World of Wonder.
The submission deadline is Friday, March 1st, 2019. If you have any questions, email the casting department at: [email protected]
Did you catch last week’s episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars? If you missed it, fear not! We’ve got recaps a-plenty! Check out John Polly’s Extra Lap Recap and Raja and Aquaria talking goops and gags on the runway in the latest Fashion Photo Ruview.
Over in podcast land, season 5 winner Jinkx Monsoon joined Willam and Alaska for the latest episode of Race Chasers and comedian Mano Agapion joined Nicole Byer for What the Tuck?
So much drag, so little time! See you next week!