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‘Grace and Frankie’ Renewed for Season 5 at Netflix

RuPaul to guest star on Lily Tomlin-Jane Fonda comedy

Netflix has renewed “Grace and Frankie” for a fifth season.

Season 5 of the Jane Fonda-Lily Tomlin comedy will hit the streaming service in 2019. The renewal news was announced a month after the fourth season premiered in January.

Netflix also revealed on Wednesday that RuPaul, the host of VH1’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” will guest star on the upcoming season as Benjamin Le Day, described as “a formidable and quick-witted adversary who faces off with Grace and Frankie.”

“Grace and Frankie” stars Fonda and Tomlin as two women who form an unlikely and unbreakable friendship after their husbands come out of the closet and leave them for each other. Sam Waterston, Martin Sheen, Brooklyn Decker, June Diane Raphael, Ethan Embry and Baron Vaughn also star in the series from creators Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris.