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RuPaul Announces New Seasons of Drag Race and All Stars

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RuPaul has ruvealed that there will be new seasons of his popular drag competitions, RuPaul's Drag Race and RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars.

"Hey, squirrelfriends. Are you hungry for more RuPaul’s Drag Race? Well, good, 'cause your country breakfast is ready," the host teased in a video released Monday.

VH1 confirmed this week that Drag Race has been renewed for a 12th season and All Stars has been green-lit for a fifth. Premiere dates and casting information have not yet been announced. The shows, which feature drag queens vying for a crown, title, and cash prize, are produced by World of Wonder.

RuPaul is an executive producer of Drag Race and All Stars, alongside Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, Tom Campbell, Steven Corfe, and Mandy Salangsang.  Tim Palazzola is an executive producer for VH1, and Jen Passovoy is a producer.

The franchise received a historic 14 Emmy nominations this year, the most ever for VH1 and Drag Race. RuPaul is once again nominated in Outstanding Host for a Reality or Competition Program — a category he has won in since 2016.

The most recent season of RuPaul's Drag Race, whose judges include Michelle Visage, Ross Mathews, and Carson Kressley, can be viewed on VH1.com. A U.K. version of the popular reality competition is forthcoming.

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