RuPaul’s Drag Race just got greenlit for 10th series, making it the most popular LGBT TV programme ever. The show will start from March 2018.
— RuPaul's Drag Race (@RuPaulsDragRace) April 13, 2017
The show’s popularity has not waned at all, in fact, the producers have said that series 9 of the show was “breaking rating records”. The show also won RuPaul an Emmy.
Speaking about the renewal RuPaul said,
“As we celebrate a Decade of Drag, we’ll continue to tell universal stories of the tenacity of the human spirit,
“Now more than ever, we rely on the power of love, laughter and creativity to combat fear and darkness.”
Chris McCarthy, President of VH1, MTV and Logo said,
“It’s been amazing to see the show get its highest season ever on a whole new night on a whole new network,” “We brought in a whole new set of audience that is loving the show.”