Begin your engines, RuPaul’s Drag Race followers. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will seem on the upcoming Canada’s Drag Race spinoff sequence Canada’s Drag Race: Canada vs The World.
“We’re making herstory,” Canada’s Drag Race tweeted on Tuesday, noting that Trudeau would be the first world chief to seem on the RuPaul’s Drag Race franchise, a glitzy celebration of creativity and variety that began within the US and has spun off into the, Australia, Spain, Holland, Sweden and the Philippines, amongst different international locations.
Canada’s Drag Race: Canada vs The World premieres Nov. 18 on Crave in Canada and on WOW Presents worldwide. It should see 9 queens from world wide competing throughout six episodes in challenges that take a look at their efficiency, costume-making and impersonation abilities, and basic charisma, uniqueness, nerve and expertise. Competing queens are Anita Wigl’it, Icesis Couture, Kendall Gender, Ra’Jah O’Hara, Rita Baga, Silky Nutmeg Ganache, Stephanie Prince, Vanity Milan and Victoria Scone.
To keep away from spoilers, manufacturing firm World of Surprise did not reveal which episode will function Trudeau or his exact position within the sequence. (Will he be a visitor choose? Get learn for filth?) A brand new trailer, nonetheless, reveals him wearing a swimsuit and tie — sadly, no glitter or feathers — and greeting delighted contestants backstage.
This is not the primary time a political determine has proven up on a model of the fact TV competitors present. Earlier this 12 months, throughout Satisfaction Month, Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared on an episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars season 7, the place she expressed assist for the drag group and urged People to vote. US Consultant Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Drag Race superfan served as a visitor choose on season 12 in 2020, joining the queens backstage to inform them how a lot they impressed her simply by being themselves.
Information of Trudeau’s look comes as People head to the polls to. He’d higher werk.