“RuPaul’s Drag Race” Renewed for Season 11 at VH1

Variety reports that VH1 has ordered a new season of RuPaul’s Drag Race. 

The Emmy-winning reality competition series is currently in its 10th season, with the season finale scheduled to air June 28. 

“After 10 sickening seasons, the Drag Race phenomenon is just getting started,” executive producer and host RuPaul Charles said in a statement Wednesday. “I want to thank VH1 for providing this amazing platform for a whole new generation of super talented drag queens.”

The series’ current season is its most watched, averaging a total of 1.2 million viewers. 

“We are thrilled that Drag Race will continue to lead the conversation of inclusion and diversity as the show embarks on its 11th season,” Pamela Post, senior vp original programming and development at VH1, added in a statement. “It’s unprecedented for a show to continue to grow on the scale that Drag Race has, and it’s just the beginning.”

This season also included of A-list celebrity judges including Ariana Grande, Lena Dunham and Christina Aguilera.

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Untucked, the series’ half-hour after-show, will also return with the new season.