For the first time in the spin-off's eight-year history, RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars - which pits fan-favorite queens from past seasons of RuPaul's Drag Race against each other for a $100,000 prize and a spot in the Drag Race Hall of Fame - will switch networks from VH1 to the premium subscription channel for its season 5 premiere.
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars is a culture-defining show that fits perfectly within the contemporary programming SHOWTIMEoffers in both scripted and unscripted", said Jana Winograde, Showtime's president of entertainment, in a statement. "It's the latest example of how we can leverage our combined portfolio to provide new experiences for our audience", she added.More news: SEC Settles with Enigma over $45 Million Unregistered ICO
All Stars 1 and 2 aired on Logo, All Stars 3 and 4 aired on VH1, and now Showtime will be the home of All Stars 5. The premium cabler also aired Queer as Folk.
There's a new decree echoing throughout the kingdom: RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars is moving networks from VH1 sister network Showtime. The new season features guest judges Nicki Minaj, Whoopi Goldberg, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Leslie Jones, Rachel Bloom and more.More news: China prisons: early 250 cases of the new coronavirus
The Drag Race franchise which additionally contains RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked are produced by World of Marvel Productions with Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, Tom Campbell, Steven Corfe, Mandy Salangsang and RuPaul Charles serving as Govt Producers. Mark your calendars, set an alarm on your phone, lock in the gown designers, and dig out your highest heels, do everything you need to bring your best Drag Race All Stars eleganza and heat up the start of winter. Tim Palazzola serves as executive producer and Jen Passovoy serves as producer. The franchise has additionally expanded to grow to be a stay stage present in Las Vegas and has made its approach throughout the pond with RuPaul's Drag Race UK.More news: Trump mocks Oscar win for Parasite: 'What the hell'