‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Renewed for Season 11 at VH1

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The queen of all hosts is coming back with more RuPaul’s Drag Race.  VH1 has renewed the Emmy-winning reality competition hosted by RuPaul for an 11th season. The series’ half-hour aftershow, RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked, also will return with the new season.

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“After 10 sickening seasons, the Drag Race phenomenon is just getting started,” executive producer and host RuPaul Charles said in a statement Wednesday. “I want to thank VH1 for providing this amazing platform for a whole new generation of super talented drag queens.”

 

The news comes as Drag Race is airing its 10th and most-watched season, which premiered March 23 and airs its finale June 28. The cycle brought back several past winners, as well as a list of celebrity judges that includes Ariana Grande, Lena Dunham and Christina Aguilera.

 

“We are thrilled that Drag Race will continue to lead the conversation of inclusion and diversity as the show embarks on its 11th season,” Pamela Post, senior vp original programming and development at VH1, added in a statement. “It’s unprecedented for a show to continue to grow on the scale that Drag Race has, and it’s just the beginning.”

 

VH1 has been home to the reality series since its ninth season in 2017. Logo, also owned by Viacom, previously ran the series for eight years and more than 100 episodes.

Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:  VH1
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