Dragula season 5: Release date, Cast, and Plot

Dragula Season 5 is a forthcoming American reality-based competition TV show where the competitors face off against each other to an extremely difficult degree to gain the title ‘World’s Next Drag Supermonster.’ In the last season, the competitors from several other shows like ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ have also participated.

The fifth season of Dragula has been officially greenlit on AMC and fans are over delighted about the upcoming season after delivering its successful fourth season which aired on November 2, 2021, and will mark its last episode which is all set to air on December 21, 2021. 

The reality show mainly launches on Shudder which is also a part of AMC Network’s platform. Although the fourth season is still airing, the fifth season of Dragula is renewed due to the immense popularity of the show. 

Directed by Nathan Noyes, Dracula is created, penned and produced by the Boulet Brothers who also serve as the hosts of the series. In the fourth season, it featured drag queens from across the globe for the very first time taking on challenges varying from costume designing and make-up challenges to having to perform live while the winner gets a hefty amount of  $100,000, the most craziest amount to take home in the history of the Dragula series. 

Dracula Season 5 Release Date: When will it premiere?

We can expect the fifth season of Dragula in late 2022. Since the fourth season is still airing, it might take some time till we get to see the much-awaited new episodes.

The Cast, Hosts and Judges of Dragula Season 5

The contestants for the upcoming season have not been revealed yet, therefore, it’s unknown who will be the competitors that will participate in the glamourous Dragula reality show. 

As for the judges and hosts, the Boulet Brothers will serve as the main judges of the series. They are also the only regular judges seen on the panel. With each episode every season, The Boulet Brothers are joined by well-known celebrities such as actors, musicians, artists, directors, writers, and horror past colleague including Milly Shapiro, Henry Rollins, Bonnie Aarons, Amanda Lepore, Danielle Harris, Felissa Rose, Rachel True, and Cig Nuetron.

Meanwhile, director Darren Stein and drag legend Peaches Christ are the only ones to have appeared till the third season. It’s not confirmed if they’ll appear in the fifth season but chances are high.

The Plot of Dragula Season 5: What to expect?

If the rumors are true, the fifth season’s winner will be awarded nearly double than the fourth’s winner which is $100,000.

The fifth season will be a whole lot more extravagant and amusing as revealed by The Boulet Brothers during a recent interview. They stated, “We are so thrilled to be celebrating the monumental success of season 4 with our new partners at Shudder. It has been a roller coaster ride of a season, and we’re still overwhelmed with how engaged and passionate fans and critics have been all season long.” The Boulet Brothers resumed, “Season 4 is a real triumph for our team, but it’s only the beginning, and we can’t wait to share what we have planned next. We have such sights to show you!”

“We believed this new season would be something special, and The Boulet Brothers did not disappoint, delivering a wildly entertaining show that solidifies its hit status among a passionate and growing global fanbase,” added Craig Engler, General Manager at Shudder. “We look forward to sharing this final season four episodes with audiences, as we crown a winner from a diverse roster of talented contestants and are delighted to continue our collaboration with The Boulet Brothers on a fifth season next year.”

As the reality show is reaching its finale, there are only four competitors left in the show namely Saint, Dahli, HoSo Terra Tomma, and Sigourney Beaver. So who do you think is going to win? Decisions, decisions. If you haven’t watched it yet, it is now available for streaming on Shudder. Go stream now! May your favorite contestants win the show. Fingers crossed! 


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