A few days ago, Logo revealed all the fiercest queens returning for the show’s first season of “RuPaul’s All Stars Drag Race“. Twelve of the most memorable ladies are back to vie for a spot in the Drag Race Hall of Fame and that $100,000 booty, along with a sickening supply of MAC cosmetics and one of kind trip courtesy of Al and Chuck dot travel. All the action begins on Monday, October 22 at 9pm with a special “Rupersized” episode containing 10 bonus minutes. As with any regular season, you can catch all the backstage bitching in the companion series “Untucked: All Stars“.
“Unlike other reality competition shows, when contestants leave ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ they don’t fade away, they become internationally famous performers. ‘RuPaul’s All Stars Drag Race’ is the perfect new franchise for fans to fall in love all over again with some of the most talented and unforgettable queens.” – RuPaul
As always, the Drag Race franchise has been synonymous with the coolest (and campiest) guest judges. “RuPaul’s All Stars Drag Race” will not disappoint. This year a host of returning favorites and new judges are on hand to deliver some catty critique. Rosie Perez, Ross Matthews, Rachel Hunter, Vickie Lawrence, Busy Phillips, Rachel Dratch, Janice Dickinson, Wendy McClendon-Covey, Elvira, Beth Ditto and Cheri Oteri will sit alongside RuPaul, Michelle Visage and Santino Rice. Together, they will decide who will “Shante! Stay!“ or “Sashay Away.” Check out the All-Star official pics below.
The oldest queen in the season two competition, Pandora is humorous and charming, making her everyone’s favorite funny girl.
A unique performer with her own wacky style, Tammie brings a touch of “old Hollywood” into the 21st century.
Birthday: February 22, 1974
Hometown: Denver, CO
Originally from Bayamón, Puerto Rico, Nina, 34, is known for her intricate makeup and flawless runway presentation. Her style mixes punk, Goth and couture, and made her a real stand-out competitor in season one.
A dynamo and delight, Jujubee is everyone’s best friend. But don’t you dare get it twisted; this Laotian Beantown queen will read you to filth if you cross her. A jack of all that is drag, Jujubee made a good impression in season two.
Mimi is a loud and proud camp queen and doesn’t give a damn if you don’t like it. She is sick and tired of the pretty, fishy girls always grabbing the crown and is determined to set a new trend.
Manila has a mouth on her and she’s not afraid to use it. A self-proclaimed funny girl, if you don’t like her, that’s too bad. In case you think this Filipino is a one-trick queen, she’s got some fierce style to match her sharp repartee.
Hometown: St. Petersburg, FL
Alexis is a native of Puerto Rico but call her a “Latin” Queen and prepare to be read to filth. A fierce competitor, this Disney princess has the talent and the tenacity to make it to the top.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Polished to perfection, this California showgirl has been doing drag for nineteen years. Head queen in charge of the award winning Dreamgirls Revue, Chad’s Cher impersonation is le-gen-dary. But this experienced diva will have to prove there’s more to her drag than just celebrity imitation if she wants to snatch trophies in this competition.
Birthday: April 18, 1979
Hometown: Riverside, CA
Striking, edgy and foul-mouthed, Raven, 32, will always tell you like it is and too bad if you don’t like it. If she doesn’t show the judges the softer side of Raven, however, she’s going to have a tough time winning the competition.
Birthday: February 12, 1972
Hometown: South Beach, FL
Warm and wise, big and beautiful, Latrice is a queen for all ages. This down to earth diva has been dealt some hard knocks, but like a phoenix, she keeps rising and rising – and nothing will stop her mission to be the first plus sized queen to win the title. But is there more to Latrice than undeniable BBW realness?
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
This girl is fierce! Shannel brought the bright lights and skimpy costumes of the Vegas strip to season one of Drag Race . She’s got a killer body, dazzling wardrobe, sickening makeup skills and truckloads of confidence.
Hometown: Manati, PR
If you haven’t met this lovable seamstress from Puerto Rico yet, you haven’t lived, darling. Wacky, funky and fearless, this diva gave her competitors a run for their money with her edgy glamour and charm.