Class is…finale throughout a quarantine.
If you happen to’ve been watching Season 12 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, then you already know it has been the most effective seasons within the herstory of the present.
After all, it is also been an odd season to look at since everybody has been watching at dwelling — as a substitute of the normal means of going out to look at it on the bars.
However, there was a lingering query hanging over this season: How will the present deal with the Season 12 finale?
Whereas the present is normally filmed effectively prematurely (like Season 12, which was filmed in the summertime of 2019), the reunion episode and the finale are normally taped shortly earlier than airing.
With, after all, the finale episode being filmed in entrance of reside viewers.
Clearly, with the COVID-19 pandemic, this left a query of whether or not or not there would even be a finale. The present might’ve simply held off and waited till it was protected to movie with all of the queens in attendance and in entrance of an viewers.
Nicely excellent news, squirrel pals, we’re getting a reunion and finale as scheduled!!! The Season 12 reunion will air subsequent Friday, Might 22nd, whereas the finale episode will air in two weeks, on Friday, Might 29th.
Now you are most likely asking your self, “How will this be achieved?!”
The reunion episode was filmed as a digital slumber social gathering, the place Mama Ru won’t solely be mentioning the shadiest and greatest moments from the present, however she’ll even be speaking to the queens about their life throughout quarantine.
The finale, it seems, was additionally nearly shot. And, in line with the present, this is not going to be just a few Zoom chat, as they are going to be “utilizing revolutionary know-how that highlights the creativity of the queens.”
And sure, there will likely be a lip-sync battle for the crown between the finalists!
Additionally, as is custom, Yvie Oddly (who received Season 11) will likely be there to crown this season’s winner…
…and Season 11’s Miss Congeniality, Nina West, will likely be available to crown this 12 months’s Miss Congeniality — Heidi Afrodite (née N. Closet). I’ve no inside information of that, however WE ALL KNOW she is getting it!!!
The finale may even characteristic a couple of surprises, in addition to movie star friends making appearances all through the present.
So mark your calendar, Kitty Women (like you’ve got something higher to do) because the reunion will air on Might 22 and the finale on Might 29.
Now, simply between us squirrel pals, who do you suppose is taking the crown this season?!
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