TV

Lisa Kudrow, The B-52s, Tamar Braxton And More Join The Judges’ Panel On “Drag Race” Season 9

Plus, get an extended look at the queens in an all-new trailer!

The premiere for RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 is right around the corner and Mama Ru has tapped some of her favorite celebrities to help her critique the queens on the main stage.

Get ready to gag on the list of sickening stars who are about to join Ru, Michelle Visage, Carson Kressley and Ross Mathews at the judges’ table.

Hold onto your wigs and scroll through the list below.

Lady Gaga

gaga drag race gif

Mother Monster has arrived for the premiere episode.

Tamar Braxton

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 11:  Recording artist Tamar Braxton performs onstage at the 2014 V-103 For Sisters Only at Georgia World Congress Center on October 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images)
Paras Griffin/Getty Images

Roxxxy Andrews played her, and now she’s back behind the judges’ table.

Lisa Kudrow

valerie cherish gif
Hello, hello, hello Valerie Cherish!

Cheyenne Jackson

cheyenne jackson gif
Hopefully the out stage and screen star will belt a number or two?

Candis Cayne

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 19:  Actress Candis Cayne attends a benefit for onePULSE Foundation at NeueHouse Hollywood on August 19, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic
The trans icon brings her beauty to the new season.

Meghan Trainor

meghan trainor gif
Drag Race is all about that bass.

Kesha

Brian Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music Of Brian Wilson
Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images
The Cannibal queen has arrived!

The B-52’s

b 52s
The world’s greatest party band Ru-Unites with their “Love Shack” co-star!

Tori Spelling

WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE -- Pictured: Tori Spelling -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images
So NoTORIous!

Naya Rivera

nayarivera-naya-rivera-35009207-433-210
Get ready, Gleeks.

Andie MacDowell

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 08:  Actress Andie MacDowell arrives at the Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies and Mysteries Winter 2016 TCA Press Tour at Tournament House on January 8, 2016 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)
Gregg DeGuire/WireImage
The Four Weddings and Funeral star will light up the judges’ panel.

Jennie Garth

PHOENIX, AZ - DECEMBER 13:  No stranger to 90s hair, Actress Jennie Garth shows off her high school yearbook photo and celebrates her best hair ever at the Pantene Expert reunion event on December 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Mike Moore/Getty Images for Pantene Expert)
Mike Moore/Getty Images for Pantene Expert
90210-yeah!

Denis O’Hare

Denis O'Hare and husband are adopting their foster son.
The out American Horror Story actor is coming for blood.

Noah Galvin

noah galvin real o neals
The Real O’Neals star is leaving his sitcom behind to sissy that walk.

Todrick Hall

todrick hall
Logo
He’s back at the judge’s table!

Lisa Robertson

lisa robertson qvc
QVC
The QVC queen has arrived!

Joan Smalls

CAP D'ANTIBES, FRANCE - MAY 21:  Model Joan Smalls attends amfAR's 22nd Cinema Against AIDS Gala, Presented By Bold Films And Harry Winston at Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 21, 2015 in Cap d'Antibes, France.  (Photo by Gisela Schober/amfAR15/Getty Images)
Gisela Schober/amfAR15/Getty Images
The supermodel is making the queens work the runway.

Fortune Feimster

Fortune Feimster
The out Chelsea comic will crack jokes with the other judges.

Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman

Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images
Things are about to get real with the out UnREAL star!

As if that wasn’t enough, get a longer look at the season in an all-new extended trailer. The clip not only introduces the judges, but also highlights some of the fierce fashion and workroom drama that is in store for the new queens.
 

If you need a RuFresher then you’re in luck because in honor of the new season, Logo will be airing “Race to the Nines,” a non-stop marathon of Drag Race episodes. The five day event will begin Sunday, March 19 at 8/7c leading up to the premiere on March 24.

Not only will you be able to RuLive Drag Race’s herstory during the marathon, there will also be new bonus content including never-before-seen footage and interviews with Drag Race family members like Michelle Visage, Bob the Drag Queen, Ginger Minj and more.

Ladies, start your engines.

RuPaul-Love-It season 9

Check out the Season 9 queens in a new promo video below.
 

RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 premieres Friday, March 24 at 8/7c on VH1.

Pop culture and entertainment enthusiast. I know too much about the Oscars and Oprah.
@chrisreindeer