Fashion designer and presenter Nikkie Plessen can be seen as a permanent jury member in the first season of

Drag Race Holland

at Videoland

from Friday 18 September


RTL announced this in a press release on Tuesday.

Plessen will

assess the outfits of the


queens competing for the title of the Netherlands' first '

Drag Race

Superstar' for

eight weeks together with

Drag Race

presenter Fred van Leer


The presenter says in the press release that she is most inspired by the fact "that drag involves so much creativity and that it goes further than just creating a nice outfit".

She continues: "With my fashion background it is of course really fantastic to be part of this."

In addition to Plessen, cabaret artist Sanne Wallis de Vries, make-up artist and YouTuber NikkieTutorials, singer Roxeanne Hazes and fashion designer Cleas Iversen, model Loiza Lamers, singer Ruth Jacott, actor Rick Paul van Mulligen, singer and presenter Ryanne van Dorst, choreographer and pride ambassador Amber Vineyard , singer Edsilia Rombley and television presenter Carlo Boszhard can be seen in the program as a jury member.


Drag Race Holland

, ten Dutch drag queens in the knockout race will decide who

can call

themselves the Netherlands' first '

Drag Race


The program is derived from the American

RuPaul's Drag Race,

which has been on television since 2009.

After a Thai version,

Drag Race Holland will be

the second non-English version.