The Masked Singer is an American realty show. That is inspired from the Korean show the King of Masked Singer franchise. In the show the contests have to wear head to toe costumes along with a face mask. This conceals their real identity. Nike Cannon is hosting the show. The judges are given clue through out the season by which they gave to guess the celebrity.
Masked Singer The Most Famous Guest And Other contestants. The contestants get votes from the audience. The least voted contestant get’s eliminated and has to reveal his/ her identity by taking off the mask.
The show is directed by Alex Rudzinski along with Brad Dunes. So far the show has completed 5 season and 57 episodes. The Endemol Shine north America and Fox Alternative Entertainment is producing the show. The show is distributed by the Fox coperation propogate content. The opening song of the show is who are you by the who. The show runs between 41 – 85 minutes.
The former host Nick Cannon is replaced by Niecy Nash. As Nick was tested Covid positive and now he’s under treatment. The judges of the show remains the same as the previous season. The judges panel include Ken Jeong, Jenny McCarthy Wahlberg, Nichole Scherzinger and Robin Thicke. Along with the host there are few more new faces that joined the show for the new season.
Season 5 of the show includes a Russian doll, Snail, Seashell, Raccoon and Robopine. Snail was the first contest to get eliminated from the show. The snail was Kermit the frog. On revealing the identity the snail was hailed as the most famous guest on the Masked Singer by Jeong. McCarthy said that – “I go, it sounds like Kermit the frog.” Thicke started laughing and announced that – “ The first thing I thought of was Kermit the frog.”
Clues about the snail were – the contestant has tried his hand at many different jobs. Talking about it self the snail says – “I gave acted, directed, produced, recorded albums, even graced the Oscar Stage.” The snail also mentioned mingling with actor Robert De Niro, lady Gaga and former first lady Michelle Obama.
Judges thought snail to be the comedian Jay Leno and Seth MacFarlane. This guess was made by Thicke. Second guess was made by Scherzinger who thought that Snail was Jimmy Kimmel and actor Adam Sandler. McCarthy thought that snail wad her brother in law Mark Wahlberg. The ‘Spenser confidential’ star.
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