From 1st June, the larger-than-life terrestrial TV channel will be airing the extreme reality competition every week at 10pm beginning with season four as a UK TV exclusive. It will be followed by RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked, a raucous and X-rated behind-the-scenes glimpse into the backstage antics of the competing Queens that’s never been seen by UK fans.
RuPaul’s Drag Race, the pop culture phenomenon that has taken the world by its weave has finally found a British home at truTV. For those that haven’t seen it, RuPaul’s Drag Race sees America’s drag elite throwing their ‘wigs to the wall’ in a bid to win the coveted title of ‘America’s Next Drag Superstar’ through a variety of jaw-dropping challenges. Its host and creator is 6ft 4 drag icon and philosophical compass RuPaul Charles, famous for catchphrases like “If you don’t love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?”