RuPaul’s Drag Race is back for another showstopping new season, folks!

Season 11 is here and it’s set to be bigger and better than ever, with VH1 the host network for all of the live action with Netflix also jumping in on the act.

Here’s everything you need to know about RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11 episode 8, live on Thursday, April 18th or online shortly after.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – FEBRUARY 20: Brooke Lynn Hytes, Honey Davenport, Vanessa Vanjie Mateo, A’ Keria Chanel Davenport, Yvie Oddly, Kahanna Montrese, Rajah O’Hara, Soju, Plastique Tiara, Scarlet Envy, Nina West, Silky Nutmeg Ganache, Shuga Cain, Mercedes Iman Diamond and Ariel Versace of the cast of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11’ attend the Build Series to discuss at Build Studio on February 20, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)

How to Watch Drag Race Season 11 – Episode 8

If you’re watching from the USA then head over to VH1 at 9 pm on Thursday, April 18th.

UK viewers should be able to catch the show on Netflix the morning after it’s aired in the US (Friday, April 19th).

It is up by 9 am the latest – perfect for the early birds wanting to watch it ASAP.

That means you can watch the latest episode on your lunch break, after work, or maybe even during the morning commute to work.

Netflix is currently offering a one-month free trial at

Unfortunately, Drag Race season 11 is not available to watch via Now TV, Hayu or Amazon Prime Video.

Screen Shot: RuPaul’s Drag Race – Netflix UK

RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11 – Cast

Season 11 will see not 14, but 15 queens, fight it out to win RuPaul’s Drag Race.

The season 11 contestants are as follows:

  • Ra’jah O’Hara – Eliminated
  • Scarlet Envy – Eliminated
  • Ariel Versace – Eliminated

  • Honey Davenport – Eliminated
  • Kahanna Montrese – Eliminated
  • Mercedes Iman Diamond – Eliminated
  • Soju – Eliminated 


For more info on each of the cast members, check out our full cast list below!

Elimination rundown for RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11 – meet the queens on Instagram!

What to Expect From Season 11

It’s time to get “dragged into the phenomenon” with a fifteenth queen joining the cast – Shuga Cain!

The season 11 competition is set to be a fierce affair with newcomer Shuga, while the group of talented and competitive queens are bolstered by comedian Nina West.

There will also be highly-anticipated guest appearances from the likes of Miley Cyrus, who appears as a guest judge.