RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) Season 4 Episode 1: Release Date, Preview & How To Watch

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When is RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) Season 4 Episode 1 Release Date?

RuPaul Charles, an American drag queen and celebrity judge, is back with season 4 of his famous reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race to shake up the UK. Fans of the critically acclaimed show have been waiting a long time for it to come back, and now it’s almost there.

The first episode of the show came out in October 2019, and in the three seasons since then, it has won and been nominated for several awards, including the British Academy Scotland Awards. Aside from critics and the general public getting used to drag characters, the show has done a lot to change the general opinion about them.

As the name suggests, the show is all about RuPaul Charles. He is in charge of the panel of judges and helps the contestants. He also hosts the show and has won awards for it. Along with RuPaul, there are four other judges who get a lot of attention. They are Alan Carr, Michelle Visage, and Graham Norton.

Here are some facts about the exciting show RuPaul’s Drag Race, whose new season is about to start.

About RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) 

The British reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) is based on an American show that has been on since 2009 and has the same name. The American version of the show ran for 14 seasons and became a cult favourite. It was also a huge critical and financial success.

Because of how popular the show was in the United States and how it slowly changed society, whether RuPaul was responsible or not, it was brought to other countries. Like Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, France, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Thailand, and the UK.

The show’s first season in the UK started in October 2019, and it was a huge hit. RuPaul has been the main host and head judge of the show since the first episode. Since the first season, Michelle Visage, Alan Carr, and Graham Norton have also been judges on the show, and they will all be back for the fourth season.

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From Left to Right: Alan Carr, Michelle Visage, RuPaul Charles, and Graham Norton

Each season of the competition uses a method called “progressive elimination” to get rid of the first people who entered. Usually, each episode has a mini-challenge, the main challenge, a runway walk based on the main challenge’s theme, the judging session, and an elimination.

During these times, RuPaul actively coaches and critiques the contestants, giving them tips on how to get ahead. In addition to the main judges, each episode also has a number of celebrity judges who help judge and guide the contests.

RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) was given the chance to come back for a fourth and fifth season in 2022 and 2023 after its first three seasons were very successful and very well-liked.

What to Expect from RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) Season 4 Episode 1?

On September 7, 2022, a special episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) came out before the start of season 4. The goal of this special episode was to show us the new contestants who will be on the show in season 4.

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Contestants of RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) Season 4

There will be 12 contestants from all over the UK in the fourth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK). Baby is from South London, Black Peppa is from Birmingham, Cheddar Gorgeous is from Manchester, Copper Top is from Cheltenham, Dakota Schiffer is from Sussex, Danny Beard is from Liverpool, Jonbers Blonde is from Belfast, Just May is from Essex, Le Fil is from Yorkshire, Pixie Polite is from Brighton, Sminty Drop is from Lancashire, and Starlet is from Surrey.

In the first episode of the fourth season, we can expect to see the contestants start the “Drag Race” that gives the show its name. As with all the other seasons, we can also expect the fourth season to be just as exciting, if not more so, than the others because of all the competition and drama.

The first episode of the fourth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race (UK) is set to come out on Thursday, September 22, 2022. It is said that the first episode will run for 1 hour.

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