RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 1 (2009)


Season 1
RuPaul's Drag Race

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Air date: Feb 2, 2009

The contestants must reinvent their looks using thrift-store clothing and trinkets from the dollar store; guest judge Bob Mackie helps weed out the least-stylish drag queen.

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Air date: Feb 9, 2009

The contestants split into two rival musical groups, trying to impress RuPaul and guest judge Michelle Williams with their lip-synching skills.

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Air date: Feb 16, 2009

The contestants' tasks include being a newscaster, product spokesperson and talk-show host to RuPaul and guest judge Debra Wilson.

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Air date: Feb 23, 2009

The contestants make screen tests for a cosmetics company; model Jenny Shimizu helps judge the contestants' drag-queen status.

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Air date: Mar 2, 2009

The contestants transform a group of female extreme fighters into their drag daughters.

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Air date: Mar 9, 2009

The contenstants hit the dance floor at a drag ball.

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Air date: Mar 16, 2009

Looking back on the highlights, lowlights and previously unseen footage from the first six episodes ahead of the climactic grand finale.

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Air date: Mar 23, 2009

The final three face their last challenge while shooting a music video; artist Cazwell helps cast the vote.

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Air date: Mar 23, 2009

The contestants reunite to discuss what has happened since the competition ended.

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Critic Reviews for RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 1

Audience Reviews for RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 1

  • Apr 18, 2021
    A tad boring compared to the newer seasons. I'm sure back in that era it was considered good.
  • May 12, 2019
    Even if the image quality is the worst, is important to remember the bold act to present a reality show full of "LGBTness" in the television.
  • Nov 04, 2018
    Uma primeira temporada muito boa, com desafios engraçados e interessantes. A única falha enorme na série é a pouca qualidade na gravação...

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