Khloe Kardashian is a woman on a mission . . . to find America’s Next Drag Superstar! The reality star, 29, headlines the list of celebrities tapped to guest judge for season six of RuPaul’s Drag Race, Us Weekly can exclusively reveal. « This season of RuPaul’s Drag Race is perfect for viewers who want to ‘butch it up’ after watching a month of Olympic figure skating! » says RuPaul (the Logo reality competition’s host and executive producer) in a statement. Looking fierce and game as ever, Kardashian posed with the stunning RuPaul herself on the drag competition’s famed runway.
« I’ve been a huge fan of RuPaul’s Drag Race for years. Every episode is packed with glamour, beauty secrets and fashion – all things I love! » Kim Kardashian’s sister tells Us. « It really was a dream come true to be a guest judge this season. My favorite part was working with RuPaul who is a legend and getting to know the contestants – they are all so talented. I am cheering for them all! » Indeed, Khloe guest-judges not one but two episodes!
As fans of Drag Race already know, for her back-to-back guest-judging stints, Kardashian will join RuPaul and fellow judges Michelle Visage and Santino Rice to help select her episodes’ winners — and which performers will have to « sashay away. » Other boldfaced celebs guest-judging for this go-round? Neil Patrick Harris, Adam Lambert, Game of Thrones’ Lena Headey, Exorcist star Linda Blair, actress Sheryl Lee Ralph, comedian Heather McDonald, rappers Eve amd Trina, Leah Remini, Jaime Pressly, Paula Abdul, David Burtka and designer Bob Mackie. Guest appearances are also expected from Community’s Gillian Jacobs, Broadway legend Lainey Kazan, comedian Bruce Vilanch, Chaz Bono, and Us Weekly’s own Entertainment Director, Ian Drew!
After crowning Jinkx Monsoon last year in season five’s spirited battle, the 2014 edition of RuPaul’s Drag Race will pit 14 all-new drag queens to battle it out for a $100,000 cash prize and the title of « America’s Next Drag Superstar. » This year’s competitors include Adore Delano, April Carrion, BenDeLaCreme, Bianca del Rio, Courtney Act, Darienne Lake, Gia Gunn, Joslyn Fox, Kelly Mantle, Laganja Estranja, Magnolia Crawford, Milk, Trinity K. Bonet and Vivacious.
RuPaul’s Drag Race premieres Monday, February 24th at 9 PM ET/PT on Logo TV.
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