Trixie Mattel & Katya Announce New Season of 'UNHhhh' & More at RuPaul's DragCon NYC Reunion Panel


It’s been seven months since drag stars Trixie Mattel and Katya Zamolodchikova final appeared on tv collectively. Katya took a drag hiatus initially of the 12 months to attend rehab, and Trixie continued to work on their discuss present The Trixie & Katya Show with visitor host Bob the Drag Queen.

But there was no want for a substitute on Saturday (Sept. 29) at RuPaul’s DragCon NYC. The queens lastly reunited for a panel earlier than 500 screaming followers and 1000's extra ready outdoors.

The two mentioned nearly every little thing, from erotic fan fiction to their love of corn. They even made a significant announcement about their YouTube collection UNHhhh. In honor of those titans of drag reuniting for his or her viewers, listed here are 5 issues we discovered throughout Trixie & Katya’s panel at RuPaul’s DragCon NYC.

1. UNHhhh is coming again for a brand new season in October!

Fans have been patiently ready for any information surrounding the renewal of the duo’s Viceland present The Trixie & Katya Show. While they didn’t touch upon the way forward for their Viceland program, they did blow their followers away with another information. “This is a shock factor that you simply guys are seeing for the primary time, and we hope it will get you very excited,” Trixie mentioned. Sure sufficient, they confirmed a trailer for a model new season of their YouTube collection UNHhhh, which impressed Trixie & Katya. The present can be returning on Oct. 17 to WOWPresentsPlus. The episodes, they mentioned, could be out first on the streaming service, uncensored, earlier than being posted to YouTube. “I feel you may see from our very compelling footage, we've got utterly remade, shot-for-shot, Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” Katya added with a smile.

2. Suicide and dentistry are a few the potential subjects for his or her new collection.

After revealing their return to UNHhhh, the queens every took turns revealing what subjects they’d most like to debate on their new season. Katya, naturally, mentioned that suicide was her primary decide. “I feel, wouldn’t you like to listen to us rattle off an inventory of the most well-liked strategies of suicide?” she requested, earlier than including that she was not condoning the act. Trixie, for her half, mentioned that she would like to do a extra mundane episode about dentistry, the place the queens might speak about their variations in dental hygiene. “But it’s onerous, as a result of we’ve had 60 episodes on YouTube after which the TV present had 12,” Trixie mentioned. “We’ve talked about so many issues that it’s beginning to get unhappy.”

three. They wish to see Tammie Brown and Jasmine Masters within the judges’ panel.

When a fan within the crowd requested which queens the duo needed to see behind the [Drag Race] judges’ panel someday, Trixie mentioned that she would wish to come again to help with an improv problem with Katya. But Katya instantly mentioned that if it got here all the way down to it, she would wish to see Tammie Brown and Jasmine Masters on the panel, judging everybody. “And all [Jasmine] would say, each time they had been up there, is ‘Just as I believed: trash.’”

four. Trixie believes her identify was on BeBe Zahara Benet’s unrevealed lipstick.

An keen fan requested the duo to guess who they thought Bebe Zahara Benet had chosen in an notorious second from season three of All Stars. Trixie cackled with laughter, instantly incriminating herself. “It was 100 % me,” she mentioned, including that as a result of she had been the least concerned of their group she knew it needed to be her identify. She additionally mentioned that she might perceive why Bebe didn’t reveal the identify. “I don’t assume she confirmed it as a result of she didn’t need you guys to get mad at her,” she mentioned. “She fears the wrath of teenage women, as effectively she ought to!”

5. Trixie and Katya won't ever do Drag Race once more.

While they each had enjoyable being on Drag Race twice (“Plus I received!” mentioned Trixie), neither Trixie nor Katya has any curiosity in returning to the competitors. Trixie was particularly uninterested within the concept of an all-winners season. “No! You take the cash and run,” she exclaimed. “I don’t assume I’m fortunate like that… you seize it, you maintain onto it and you probably did it!” Katya nodded in settlement, merely including that “I might by no means do it once more. Never ever, bitch.”