Season 13 of RuPaul’s Drag Race will embrace its first-ever male transgender contestant.
In a first-look clip of the trailer, RuPaul has given followers what they’ve been ready for, by revealing the brand new batch of queens aiming to be America’s Subsequent Drag Celebrity.
For the primary time in present historical past, the collection will see Gottmik compete as the primary trans man, and to be trustworthy, we will’t wait to see it.
Taking to Twitter to announce the thrilling information, host RuPaul teased: ‘In a world stuffed with shade, we ALL shine via!
#DragRace Season 13 is ringing within the Ru Yr NEW YEAR’S DAY at 8/7c on @VH1!’
Gottmik would be the first male transgender contestant (Image: VH1)
The road-up is full (Image: VH1)
‘Deliver within the Ru-year with 13 new Queens able to rise to the runway,’ the voiceover started within the trailer.
‘These Queens will break the mould by spreading positivity and unity to develop into America’s Subsequent Drag Celebrity.
‘It’s a model Ru-year, so which Queen will rule 2021?’
Who will likely be topped the winner? (Image: VH1)
Gottmik, who additionally confirmed the thrilling information on Instagram, not too long ago opened up in an interview with Gay Times, the place he defined ‘there’s a major lack of consideration on trans males who carry out as ladies’.
‘Individuals can not appear to grasp how somebody born feminine can determine as a person however nonetheless wish to carry out and artistically specific themselves via femme drag,’ the make-up artist defined.
‘For my part, a wholesome soul/particular person wants a great stability of masculine and female vitality to outlive.’
It’s going to be superb! (Image: VH1)
‘Whereas we frequently hear about drag queens who determine as trans or non-binary, there’s a major lack of consideration on trans males who carry out as ladies,’ he added.
The opposite queens competing for that all-important crown are Denali, Elliott with 2 Ts, Joey Jay, Kahmora Corridor, Kandy Muse, LaLa Ri, Olivia Lux, Rose, Symone, Tamisha Iman, Tina Burner and Utica Queen.
When is RuPaul’s Drag Race season 13 launching within the UK?
Whereas the probably US launch date is Friday, January 1 on VH1 within the US, a UK air date is but to be confirmed.
Nonetheless, on earlier seasons, the present aired on Netflix the next day, importing at 8am so fast viewers don’t see spoilers on-line.
Netflix is but to substantiate if this would be the case this time round, nonetheless.
Metro.co.uk has contacted Netflix and World of Surprise for remark.
RuPaul’s Drag Race season 13 returns January 1 on VH1 within the US.