Drag Race Philippines Unveils Its Judges!

Drag Race Philippines Unveils Its Judges!


With the panel’s credibility and creativity in their respective fields, we’re in for a wild ride with Drag Race Philippines!

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The premiere of Drag Race Philippines is drawing closer than ever, and it’s high time we start oiling our engines before we start! Now we’re down to the last week before we witness the Philippine franchise of the biggest drag reality, the permanent and rotating judges for this season are finally here!

Here are the fabulous figures who will determine who is the next Filipino Drag Superstar:

Jiggly Caliente

The perfect judge for the competition is a Drag Race alumna herself! Jiggly joined the fourth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race, made a comeback in RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars. As one of the two permanent judges, she will surely be able to gauge who should stay or sashay away.


Best known for impersonating news anchor Karen Davila, KaladKaren’s eloquence working as a presenter, producer, and writer can surely help in empowering the drag queens on the show to fully express themselves.

This season, here are the judges who will take turns in deliberating the performances of our queens:

BJ Pascual

Besides taking charge of the camera, BJ is also a creative who comes up with concepts for his subjects’ shoots. From Filipino celebrities such as Nadine Lustre and Pia Wurtzbach to international model such as Coco Rocha and YouTube makeup guru Michelle Phan, the list goes on. His eye for fashion is also evident with his personal style. Will our queens have a fashion editorial challenge led by the photographer? We’ll find out soon enough!

Photo Credit: @dragraceph (Instagram)

Jon Santos

If we’re going to talk about impersonation, then it’s impossible you won’t hear of the name Jon Santos. With his three-decade experience in the industry as a performer, he can definitely give sound advice to the contestants. But the question is, will the they pass the standards of a legend?

Photo Credit: @dragraceph (Instagram)

Rajo Laurel

Fashion plays a big role in drag, and if there’s anyone who can guide the queens through expressing themselves through style, it is definitely Rajo. P.S.: Did you know that Drag Race is the renowned fashion designer’s favorite show?

Photo Credit: @dragraceph (Instagram)

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