When Does RuPaul's Drag Race UK Season 3 Start? Contestants, Guest Judges & All The News

14 September 2021, 12:39

Everything you need to know about RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3
Everything you need to know about RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3. Picture: RuPaul's Drag Race UK/Twitter
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RuPaul's Drag Race UK is returning for series three! Here's the piping hot tea on the new season, from start date to guest judges...

RuPaul's Drag Race UK will be back before you know it!

The most glamorous reality show to ever grace our screens is back with a new series months after season two kept us gagged through lockdown.

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The British instalment of the RuPaul franchise will air on BBC Three and will introduce the public to 12 new vivacious drag queens.

Here is everything you need to know about season three, from start date to contestants...

RuPaul's Drag Race UK season three will be coming in August 2021
RuPaul's Drag Race UK season three will be coming in August 2021. Picture: RuPaul's Drag Race UK/Instagram

When does RuPaul's Drag Race season 3 start?

RuPaul's Drag Race UK series three begins later this month on September 23 - get your alarms ready!

There's only a few weeks to wait! And in the meantime BBC Three have been revealing the queens on the line-up and some of the guest judges...

Who is in the cast line-up for RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3?

The contestants for RuPaul's Drag Race UK series three were announced in the teaser post that introduced us to 12 new queens!

As promised, season two queen Veronica Green will be returning after she was unable to partake in the second half of last year's show due to the dreaded 'rona.

The promotional photo that was tweeted out confirmed that Green will be competing against the following 11 queens:

  • Ella Vaday
  • Scarlett Harlett
  • Choriza May
  • Elektra Fence
  • Krystal Versace
  • Charity Kase
  • River Medway
  • Kitty Scott-Claus
  • Victoria Scone
  • Vanity Milan Anubis

Who are the celebrity guest judges on RuPaul's Drag Race UK series 3?

The guest judges who have been announced so far are:

  • Nadine Coyle
  • Judi Love
  • Leigh-Anne Pinnock
  • Emma Bunton
  • Alesha Dixon
  • Kathy Burke
  • Oti Mabuse
  • Matt Lucas
  • Steps (!)
  • Charity Shop Sue
  • Jay Revell

We will keep this page updated with all the latest on the upcoming show!

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