The cast was announced via Twitter on December 9, 2020. The Runway theme of the week was "Roller Girl Realness". Season 8 is the only season in herstory... ... where none of the contestants landed in the bottom 2 three times. The queens give cast members of Little Women: LA drag makeovers in the style of The Wizard of Oz. Season 8 is one of the four regular seasons that don't have 14 episodes, with. Brooklyn, NY. RuPaul's Drag Race (Season 8)/Queens' Looks; RuPaul's Drag Race Untucked; RuPaul's Looks; S Category:Season 8 Judges; Category:Season 8 Queens; Singing Challenge; Snatch Game/RuPaul's Drag Race; T The Mainstage; The Pit Stop; The Shade Tree; U Untucked Lounges; W Whatcha Packin' Who Should Go Home Tonight? She was crowned the Christmas Queen along with the other competing contestants. Twelve drag queens competed for the title of "America's Next Drag Superstar". After the three performances, RuPaul talks to the eliminated queens, and afterward Katya, season seven Miss Congeniality, announces that Cynthia Lee Fontaine won this season's Miss Congeniality title. Chi Chi Kat DeVayne is simply known as Chi Chi DeVayne on the show. The season nine cast of RuPaul’s Drag Race. She placed 10th overall. Main Challenge: Perform in two Empire-inspired acting scenes 6. news. Michelle VisageCarson KressleyRoss Mathews Blair… Cynthia Lee Fontaine. In May 2020 Derrick Barry competed on All Stars 5, where she placed 10th. Edit. Robbie wins the lip sync and Cynthia is sent home.[8]. Production Every episode Bob the Drag Queen received positive critiques, she ended up winning the Maxi Challenge. RuPaul's Drag Race is an American reality competition television series, the first in the Drag Race Franchise, produced by World of Wonder for Logo TV, WOW Presents Plus, and, beginning with the ninth season VH1.The show documents RuPaul in the search for "America's next drag superstar." Season 8 has the lowest placing Miss Congeniality. One queen who thinks her happily ever after will be in the top, is thrown when being in the bottom becomes a reality. In episode 2 both queens were eliminated from the competition. Guest Judges: Faith Evans and Tasha Smith 2. Chi Chi DeVayne. Category page. Winner Turner and Smalls were declared safe from the bottom two, whilst Lopez and McQueen lip-synced against each other to Lady Gaga's "Applause"; McQueen won the lip-sync, while Lopez was sashayed away by RuPaul. 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[7], The queens perform in a mini challenge where they must turn a judge's robe into a fashionable look. Merle Ginsberg (journalist) 7. Season 8 of "RuPaul's Drag Race" premieres this Spring. She placed 3rd/4th overall with season 10 contestant Monique Heart. Isaac Mizrahi (fashion designer) 12. The eighth season of RuPaul's Drag Race began airing on March 7, 2016, with returning judges RuPaul and Michelle Visage, and Carson Kressley and Ross Matthews alternating as they did in Season 7. RuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series 2009– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Kim Chi was declared safe from the bottom two, whilst ExclaimationPoint and McQueen lip-synced against each other to Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive". Credit: VH1 ... RuPaul's Drag Race season 8 premiere recap: Keeping It 100. [6], The 11 remaining queens were challenged by RuPaul to perform in a collegiate, all-queen drag-appella sing-off, in the "Bitch Perfect" show, loosely based from the film Pitch Perfect; contestant Chi Chi DeVayne lead the team Shady Bitches, and Cynthia Lee Fontaine was the leader to Lady Bitches. [1] The song "U Wear It Well" from RuPaul's album Butch Queen was featured in promotion for the show. ... to have someone do two celebrities in the same. Miss Congeniality was Cynthia Lee Fontaine. [11], Naomi Smalls competed on the fourth season of All Stars. of Episodes No need to adjust your TV sets – this acid trip is all real. The competition is broadcast on VH1 in the United States and showcases 13 new queens competing for the title of "America's Next Drag Superstar". The runway theme for the week was "Red Carpet Realness". Naomi, Chi Chi, Kim, and Naysha are called safe. Acid Betty. The Lady Bitches vs The Shady Bitches battle it out for A-cappella domination. Asia O'Hara. ... to feature The Pit Stop, a YouTube recap show about each episode, and the only season not to be hosted by a Drag Race alum. Fashion designer Marc Jacobs and singer-songwriter Todrick Hall guest judge. Don't forget to subscribe! Robbie Turner. ... to not have a recap episode. Plus, both "America's Next Drag Superstar" and "Miss Congeniality" are crowned. In December 2018 Naomi Smalls competed on All Stars 4, where she placed 3rd/4th, alongside Season 10 contestant Monique Heart. Kat Dennings (actress) 5. It also marks one-hundred contestants to enter the competition, featuring Derrick Barry as the one-hundredth queen to enter the work room. Willam. Finally! Adam Barta and Mrs. Kasha Davis go one-on-one with all the queens from the new season of RuPaul's Drag Race! Demi Lovato (singer and actress) 10. RuPaul Channel 4 Reverses Decision To Renew IFC Co-Produced Matt … #teambob #buttermilkpancakes Thanks for watching! Robbie receives positive reviews for her runway but winds up in the bottom 2 with Cynthia, who was criticized for both her runway and performance in the challenge. Mel B (singer) 3. After a fairytale runway fit for a princess, the queens untuck backstage and ki-ki about who they'd "kai-kai" with. Airdate: March 21, 2016 1. Miss Congeniality [12], Derrick Barry competed on the fifth season of All Stars, placing 10th.[13]. Alisa Summers. By Stephan Lee S7 E12 Recap RuPaul's Drag Race recap: And the Rest Is a Drag! Not a single regular season has had two contestants lipsync for their life in two consecutive episodes. The three finalists each perform a lip sync to a song written specially for them- Bob performing "I Don't Like to Show Off," Kim performing "Fat Fem and Asian," and Naomi performing "Legs." RuPaul’s Drag Race has a new lineup of queens ready to compete for glory! ... regular season with 12 contestants, after season 2. Milan. The prizes for the winner are a one-year supply of Anastasia Beverly Hills cosmetics and a cash prize of $100,000. Thorgy placed 10th and Chi Chi placed 8th overall. Part of the fourth episode was filmed on July 27th. 4th: Chi Chi DeVayne • 5th: Derrick Barry • 6th: Thorgy Thor • 7th: Robbie Turner • 8th: Acid Betty • 9th: Naysha Lopez • 10th: Cynthia Lee Fontaine (Miss Congeniality) • 11th & 12th: Dax ExclamationPoint & Laila McQueen, RuPaul • Michelle Visage • Carson Kressley • Ross Mathews, Jason Carter • Miles Davis Moody • Bryce Eilenberg, 1 • 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 6 • 7 • 8 • 9 • 10 • 11 • 12 • 13, The Switch Drag Race • Drag Race Thailand • RuPaul's Drag Race UK • Canada's Drag Race • Drag Race Holland • Drag Race España • RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under, Untucked • Green Screen Christmas • Holi-Slay Spectacular • Secret Celebrity Drag Race • Vegas Revue • Bring Back My Ghouls, BeBe Zahara Benet (S1), Tyra Sanchez (S2), Raja (S3), Sharon Needles (S4), Chad Michaels (AS1), Jinkx Monsoon (S5), Bianca Del Rio (S6), Violet Chachki (S7), Bob The Drag Queen (S8), Alaska (AS2), Sasha Velour (S9), Trixie Mattel (AS3), Aquaria (S10), Monét X Change & Trinity The Tuck (AS4), Yvie Oddly (S11), Jaida Essence Hall (S12), Shea Couleé (AS5), Nina Flowers (S1), Raven (S2, AS1), Manila Luzon (S3), Chad Michaels & Phi Phi O'Hara (S4), Alaska & Roxxxy Andrews (S5), Adore Delano & Courtney Act (S6), Ginger Minj & Pearl (S7), Kim Chi (S8) & Naomi Smalls (S8, AS4), Detox & Katya (AS2), Peppermint 1. Finale Dida Ritz. The queens impersonate celebrities in a quick-witted TV game show, and dress in iconic Madonna looks for the runway. The queens must act in two "episodes" of RuCo's Empire. Mini-Challenge: Drag up supreme court robes 4. RuPaul Book Ball 60m. 10 Main Challenge Winner: Bob the Dra… Browse a gallery of every 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and 'All Stars' winner in herstory. Naysha Lopez originally placed 12th before returning to the competition. Shane Galligan is an actor, known for Gays: The Series (2014), Mozart in the Jungle (2014) and Glamour Magazine: RuPaul's Drag Race Cast Shows Us the Last Things on Their Phones (2018). Dax ExclaimationPoint, Kim Chi and Laila McQueen were all criticized for their performances, though Chi received positive remarks on the runway. RuPaul's Drag Race season 8 premiere recap: Keeping It 100. She do declare! (In alphabetical order by stage name and/or last name) 1. The thirteenth season of RuPaul's Drag Race premiered on January 1, 2021. Season 8 Buck up, racers, because Mama RuPaul isn’t going to abandon you in your time of need: RuPaul’s Drag Race is back for its ninth season. Judges RuPaul's Drag Race Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. Host The full cast was revealed Monday night on Logo. VH1 on Wednesday announced that Season 13 of RuPaul’s Drag Race will premiere on Jan. 1, 2021 at 8/7c, and we’ve got … VH1 announced the cast for its fifth installment of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars, with 10 fan-favorite queens from years past returning for another chance at the crown (and that $100,000 cash prize The cast is reunited. RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 3 Cast List. Trending pages. The cast members were revealed during the NewNowNext Awards on February 1st, 2016. Cynthia Lee Fontaine returned on the ninth season as a surprise contestant to compete with the other 13 contestants. [6] During the judges critiques, Acid Betty, Derrick Berry, and Kim Chi were deemed the best for their runway looks, with the latter contestant winning the challenge, whilst Naomi Smalls, Laila McQueen, Naysha Lopez and Robbie Turner were criticized for their runway looks, though Turner and Smalls received positive remarks for their photoshoots. Bob wins as his portrayal of Carol Channing and Uzo Aduba. Premiere We get some information on the upcoming season! None of the following seasons have had one since. Kenya Michaels. Browse a gallery of every 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and 'All Stars' winner in herstory. Season 8 Queens. Rulive all the gag worthy moments with … Rachael Harris (actress and comedienne) 9. ... 8. Check out the full cast shot above and scroll on for individual photos of the new class. History Talk (0) See: RuPaul's Drag Race (Season 8) Bob The Drag Queen. Season 8 premieres with the queens creating an outfit from a past season's design challenge. Thorgy Thor - Season 8 … Thorgy placed 10th and Chi Chi placed 8th overall. Dax ExclamationPoint. Phi Phi O'Hara. VH1 News Shows. The queens shoot shady presidential campaign ads, throwing their wigs in the ring to become the first drag president of the USA. Cynthia Lee Fontaine. Kind of Mid-west WASP-y and fabulous at it, Blair St. Clair owns the “small-town girl with big-city dreams” vibe. Cultural icon RuPaul revisits past seasons of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” to offer insider info, colorful commentary and a unique perspective. ... regular season to have less than three contestants lipsync for their life in two consecutive episodes, after Season 1. Blair St. Clair (Season 10) Twitter: @BlairStClair, Instagram: @Blairst.Clair. The queens have to sing live in ‘80s style New Wave girl bands. March 7, 2016. Turner was eliminated from Drag Race after losing a lip sync battle to Derrick Barry. S8, Ep7 Thorgy, Acid Betty and Derrick are called safe. 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