RuPaul’s Drag Race Spoilers: New Host Announced For Italian Spinoff Series
RuPaul’s Drag Race spoilers show yet another spinoff with Drag Race Italia officially in the making.
Preceded by hugely successful spinoffs, Drag Race España, Drag Race Philippines, Drag Race UK, Drag Race Italia looks like it will be adding some Italian spice to the mix.
The new spinoff was announced back in July and now, two months later, they’ve announced the show’s host – Priscilla.
RuPaul’s Drag Race – The Man Behind The Queen
According to Digital Spy, Italian drag entertainer, Mariano Gallo, who goes by the stage name Priscilla will be filling RuPaul’s spot at the head of the judging panel for this Italian version of Drag Race.
Priscilla will be supported by Italian actor Chiara Francini and former Italian Big Brother reality star Tommaso Zorzi.
After starring in Greece’s take on Britain’s Got Talent, the 2017 series, Ellada Eheis Talento, Mariano Gallo’s star began rising.
As Italian fans wait patiently for the new spinoff series, Drag Race Italia, the rest of us prepare for Season 3 of Drag Race UK, premiering on Thursday, September 23, just a few months after the previous season wrapped in March of this year.
Among those vying for the top spot in the new season are Veronica Green, who tested positive for COVID earlier this year, and the first cisgender woman to compete on the show, Victoria Scone.
Elektra Fence, Choriza May, Ella Vaday, Scarlett Harlett, Krystal Versace, Charity Kase, River Medway, Kitty Scott-Claus, Vanity Milan, and Anubis will also be competing for the coveted crown.
RuPaul’s Drag Race – Who We Can Expect To See Of Season 2 Of Drag Race UK
Fans will recall that, in March, Lawrence Cheney was crowned at the winner for the second season of Drag Race UK.
The new queen will forever be known as the first Scottish as well as the first plus-size winner of a Drag Race season hosted by RuPaul.
To note, the first-ever plus-size winner of any Drag Race franchise is Drag Race Thailand’s Natalie Pliacam.
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RuPaul’s Drag Race – The Judges
Returning judges Mama Ru, Michelle Visage, Graham Norton and Alan Carr will again be choosing the winner and there will also be guest appearances from Great British Bakeoff host, Matt Lucas, Strictly Come Dancing’s, Oti Mabuse and pop group legends, Steps, Lisa Scott-Lee, Lee Latchford-Evans, Ian “H” Watkins, Claire Richards and Faye Tozer.
RuPaul’s Drag Race is an extremely popular series that has, itself spanned 13 seasons and has spun off numerous other versions of the show.
Fans of the show might recall that, with the release of his single Supermodel (You Better Work) RuPaul became the world’s most famous drag queen and so, after a time, became the predecessor of all the Queen Champions that would follow. Keep checking Hollywood Hiccups for more RuPaul spoilers, news, and updates.