‘All-Stars’ Rules Are Officially ‘Suspended’ for ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars 5’ — What Could That Mean for the Competition?

by Jeremy Spirogis
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It’s All-Stars season, squirrel buddies. This upcoming season guarantees viewers loads of twists and turns, (and naturally, some fan favorites queens returning to the competitors.) What does RuPaul’s announcement concerning “All-Star rules” imply for the remainder of this spinoff competitors collection? Here’s what we learn about RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars 5.

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars 5’ premieres throughout June 2020

Start your engines, Drag Race followers. Hot off the heels of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 12, RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race, and RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked, RuPaul introduced the following season of All-Stars is coming to VH1. In it, alumni of the present will return and compete for the money prize and the title of “America’s Next Drag Superstar.”

The queens competing for his or her place within the “Drag Race Hall of Fame” are Ongina, Miz Cracker, Shea Couleé, Mayhem Miller, India Ferrah, Mariah Paris Balenciaga, Blair St. Clair, Jujubee, Alexis Mateo, and Derrick Barry. Although the season doesn’t premiere till June 5, followers already discovered concerning the “twist” of this upcoming season.

Manila Luzon, Blair St. Clair, and Trixie Mattel of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and 'RuPaul's Drag Race: All-Stars'
Manila Luzon, Blair St. Clair, and Trixie Mattel of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ and ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars’ | Andrew Toth/Getty Images for Billboard

Each season of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race: All-Stars’ is a bit of bit completely different

For All-Stars 1, the queens competed in pairs to get to the highest and, ultimately earn the crown. If they had been within the backside, one member of the duo would lipsync, whereas the opposite had the chance to “tap in.” One pair, Latrila even returned to compete on All-Stars 4.

All-Stars 2 was the primary season that had the contestants eradicate each other. That identical method appeared for future seasons of this spinoff collection, oftentimes stirring up drama and controversy. (Guess what? Life’s not honest.)

During All-Stars 3, the highest contestants appeared earlier than a “Jury of the Queens” to find out who could be lip-syncing for the crown. It led to a little bit of an argument, with Shangela not being within the high two of the season after profitable quite a few challenges.

RuPaul shared that ‘All-Star’ guidelines are suspended for this upcoming season

In a preview shared on May 8, followers noticed RuPaul say that All-Star guidelines are suspended. Then, there’s a clip of a display being lifted to disclose a brand new individual coming into the mainstage. Naturally, followers took to social media, sharing their speculations concerning this upcoming season of this spinoff.

“For All-Stars 5, we’ve provide you with a brand new twist that’s so twisted it’s assured to twist your twisted minds,” RuPaul mentioned in a press release, in accordance with The Wrap.

Could this imply that the queens will “lip-sync for their lives” once more? Will there be a brand new and thrilling twist that includes returning contestants? There is a few fan hypothesis concerning the format of those upcoming episodes. Of course, nothing has been confirmed by RuPaul or World of Wonder. More data can be introduced within the coming weeks.

Until then, followers can watch episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 12, RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race, and RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked, which every premiere on a weekly foundation on VH1.

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