Blue Ant Media confirmed the launch of Drag Race Universe on The Roku Channel. “What better timing than Pride Month to bring Drag Race Universe to The Roku Channel audience,” says Jamie Schouela, President, Global Channels & Media, Blue Ant Media. “Drag Race is one of the world’s most popular reality franchises and now FAST viewers can discover all of the global versions.”
Programming launch highlights on the Drag Race Universe channel include seasons 2 and 3 of "Canada’s Drag Race Seasons," "RuPaul’s Drag Race UK vs The World," seasons 2 and 3 of "RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Seasons," "Drag Race Holland," "Drag Race Espana," seasons 1 and 2 of "RuPaul’s Drag Race Down Under," "Drag Race France," "Drag Race Italia," the first season of "Drag Race Philippines" and "Drag Race Philippines Untucked," its companion series that follows the backstage drama.
Produced by World of Wonder, the Drag Race franchise is an Emmy Award-winning competition series that has become increasingly popular on a global scale. The show follows drag queens as they put forth effort to become the Next Drag Superstar.
Drag Race Universe offers U.S. audiences global versions of World of Wonder’s Emmy Award-winning "Drag Race" series. With several international franchises and a bevy of spin-offs celebrating drag culture, Drag Race Universe brings a constant pipeline of new seasons and drag-related programming exclusively to FAST audiences. The title will now form part of The Roku Channel content catalog, featuring more than 80,000 free movies and programs and more than 350 free live linear television channels in the U.S. It licenses and distributes content from more than 250 partners.