Fred van Leer will present the Dutch version of the American program RuPaul's Drag Race . The program can be seen weekly on Friday at Videoland from 18 September, RTL reports Friday.

The news is announced in a video in which RuPaul invites Van Leer personally to take care of the presentation of the show.

"I still can't believe I can present Drag Race Holland with the blessing of RuPaul. What a dream", says Van Leer.

"This program is all I believe in and stand for. It's all about charisma, uniqueness, guts and talent and I'm already really looking forward to seeing all the fantastic creations from the queens on the runway , the lip sync battles and all the challenges. that we came up with for them. "

RuPaul's Drag Race has been on television since 2009. After a Thai version, Drag Race Holland will be the second non-English version.

In 2009, American singer, writer and drag queen RuPaul started the program. It wasn't called Drag Race back then ; the idea was to find ' America's next top drag queen '. The series sparked a resurgence in show travesty. RuPaul's Drag Race has won several Emmy Awards.