Newswire: RuPaul’s Drag Race gets a premiere date, two new judges

RuPaul’s Drag Race, the first (but hopefully not the last) TV show to be sponsored by, has set its season seven premiere for March 2, 2015 at 9PM. And much to the relief of Alyssa Edwards, Santino Rice and his vast collection of kerchiefs will not be back on the judges panel. Replacing him are Queer Eye For The Straight Guy‘s Carson Kressley and Chelsea Lately‘s Ross Matthews, both of whom are reportedly longtime Drag Race fans. “I have never been more qualified to do anything in my entire life,” Matthews says.

In conjunction with the show’s ever-growing profile (and budget—looking back, the first season was clearly held together with puns and wig tape), Ru, Michelle Visage, and their new friends will be joined by a rotating panel of celebrity guest judges. The famous, heavily made-up faces on display will include such legendary …

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