Paramount+ Sets Global Edition for Drag Race Franchise


Paramount+ has greenlit a Global All Stars edition of the Drag Race franchise, which will air exclusively on the platform around the world.

The Global All Stars series will feature fan favorites from around the world.  Additionally, three new editions are slated for the franchise in Brazil, Germany and Mexico, which will air on MTV/Paramount+ in their respective territories.

As part of the new expansion, the U.S. series of RuPaul’s Drag Race heads to MTV for season 15 on January 6.

RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race will also return for season three next year on VH1.

“With the global expansion of RuPaul’s Drag Race, we’re thrilled to bring the franchise into three new Paramount+ territories—Germany, Brazil and Mexico—and are very excited that RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race will return for a third season with our partners at VH1/BET,” said Chris McCarthy, president and CEO of Paramount Media Networks and MTV Entertainment Studios.

“We are big fans of the Drag Race franchise and thrilled to bring back RuPaul’s Secret Celebrity Drag Race for another season on VH1,” said Scott Mills, president and CEO of BET Media Group.