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VH1 Announces 'RuPaul's Secret Celebrity Drag Race'!

RuPaul’s Drag Race is expanding!

VH1 announced on Friday (April 10) that a brand new, star-filled celebrity edition of the long-running drag reality TV competition series will debut later this month.

RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race will launch on April 24 at 9:30 p.m. ET on VH1.

“Each episode in the four-part event series will feature a trio of celebrities opening up their hearts and minds to the transformative power of drag. After getting some help from beloved past contestants — deemed ‘Queen Supremes’ — Alyssa Edwards, Asia O’Hara, Bob the Drag Queen, Kim Chi, Monét X Change, Monique Heart, Nina West, Trinity the Tuck, Trixie Mattel and Vanessa Vanjie Mateo, the celebrity contestants will compete in fan-favorite challenges and step onto the runway in their new looks,” Variety reports.

Each episode, one of the three celebrities will win the title of America’s Next Celebrity Drag Race Superstar. as well as prize money for a charity of their choice.

RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race is a blast. We put these celebrities through it! Because no matter how famous your charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent is, you still put your pantyhose on one leg at a time,” RuPaul said in a statement.

This Drag Race event was canceled due to the ongoing pandemic.

RuPaul, Tina Fey, Nico Tortorella & More Attend RuPaul's Drag Con NYC 2018!

RuPaul, Tina Fey and Nico Tortorella are getting glam!

The Emmy Award-winning RuPaul’s Drag Race host, Mean Girls star and Younger actor were all in attendance at RuPaul’s Drag Con NYC 2018 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center over the weekend (September 28-30) in New York City.

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The event drew nearly 50,000 attendees to hang out with their favorite drag queens and attend celebrity-filled panels.

Tina joined the Mean Girls Broadway cast backstage after their “North Shore Winter Talent Show” event on The Runway, while Ru hosted a RuTalks panel with Isaac Mizrahi and the New York TimesCharles M. Blow, as well as a “What’s The Tee?” podcast with Michelle Visage.

Drag Race stars Trixie Mattel and Katya also announced that their popular World of Wonder YouTube series will return in the fall.

Nico Tortorella, Alok Vaid Menon and Drag Race star Aja also co-hosted a panel about non-binary identity.

Frozen on Broadway stars Caissie Levy, Patti Murin, Greg Hildreth and John Riddle also hosted a panel.

Drag Race judges including Ross Mathews, Todrick Hall and Carson Kressley, as well as superstar contestants including Alyssa Edwards, Peppermint, Kim Chi, Dusty Ray Bottoms, Eureka, Kameron Michaels, Mayhem Miller, Miz Cracker, Monét X Change, The Vixen, Miss Vangie, Detox, Asia O’Hara, Bob the Drag Queen, Sasha Velour, Ginger Minj, Thorgy Thor, Yuhua Hamasaki, Bebe Zahara Benet, Aquaria, Blair St. Clair and Kalorie Karbdashian Williams were also in attendance.

50+ pictures inside from RuPaul’s Drag Con NYC 2018

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