If you thought Drag Race is taking over the world, then you’re right! The Drag Race train isn’t slowing down in 2022. Season 14 of the Drag Race U.S. premiered last week. Now, February 1st will see the premiere of something never seen before… Drag Race UK vs. The World!
The show will premiere on BBC Three. Out Magazine describes it as “the first All Stars competition featuring queens from all over the globe from different Drag Race franchises and cultures!”
No one knows yet who will be competing, but fans are getting pumped up from the teaser trailer posted by BBC Three on Instagram. Oh yes, honey! This will be a drag battle royale for the gods!
Though we’re not sure who’s competing yet, we DO know who will be judging the queens in this international battle. The guest judges will include the likes of the legendary Mel C of the Spice Girls, Daisy May Cooper, Clara Amfo, Jade Thirlwall of Little Mix, media icon Katie Price, Bridgerton heartthrob Jonathan Bailey, Michelle Keegan, and The history-making Strictly Come Dancing star Johannes Radebe.
“I’m so excited to be on RuPaul’s Drag Race UK vs. The World,” said . “It really is the Olympics of Drag. It’s a celebration of the uniqueness of British drag…and an opportunity to educate the nation!”
“I LOVE Drag Race!” said the British media personality, who was portrayed by Bimini Bon-Boulash on Snatch Game. “The hair, the make-up, the outfits, the characters, the personalities, the glam of it all! I just love it. I’m so excited to be playing the Snatch Game for real this time… Remember, the nipples are the eyes of the face.”
It seems like Drag Race UK vs. The World is not to be missed!
Drag Race UK vs. The World premieres February 1st on BBC Three. And don’t forget to catch season 14 of the original U.S. Drag Race airing Friday nights on VH1!