After years of anticipation, World of Wonder (WoW) finally confirmed that they are expanding their global reach by launching the first season of Drag Race Philippines. The upcoming show will premiere exclusively on the American streaming service WOW Presents Plus.
In a clip released on social media, RuPaul announced that they have opened the casting call for its first season. If you want to showcase your charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent, now is your chance! All you have to do is visit the Drag Race Philippines website to sign up.
“Calling all queens. If you think you have what it takes to become the first Drag Race superstar from the Philippines, we wanna hear from you. Show us your charisma, uniqueness, nerve, and talent, and this could be the beginning of the rest of your life,” RuPaul said during the announcement.
Drag Race Philippines is the latest addition to the Emmy-winning reality drag show RuPaul’s Drag Race franchise which also landed in different countries such as Thailand, UK, Holland, Chile, Spain, and Canada.
Manila Luzon, a Filipino-American drag queen, also joined RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3 and All Stars 4. Luzon is also set to host another reality drag competition called Drag Den Philippines, produced by Cornerstone Entertainment.
Drag Den Philippines has also opened their casting call.
WoW has yet to release other details for Drag Race Philippines including the judges, hosts, and airing date.