The Masked Singer returned to Fox on Wednesday – after a two-week break for the World Series – with a two-hour double episode the place followers noticed the entire remaining contestants compete and two of them get unmasked. Both the Penguin and the Black Widow had been revealed, and decide Jenny McCarthy had no hassle determining who was within the Penguin costume, whereas Robin Thicke seemingly knew the identification of the Black Widow all alongside.
Warning: Spoilers Ahead
During the primary hour, followers noticed six contestants carry out – the Rottweiler, Ladybug, Tree, Penguin, the Flower, and the Fox. Unfortunately for the Penguin, she acquired the least quantity of votes for her efficiency of Meghan Trainor’s All About That Bass. And, when she took off her masks, it was revealed that the Penguin was none aside from Sherri Shepherd, McCarthy’s former co-host on The View.
Shepherd advised Entertainment Weekly that she was nervous the complete time about McCarthy recognizing her as a result of they know one another so effectively. And, as soon as she came upon that she had been forged on the present, Shepherd went to nice lengths to attempt to idiot her.
Shepherd revealed that she went to New York to take a bunch of images and movies, so if McCarthy texted her throughout the performances on The Masked Singer, she may reply with claims of being within the Big Apple.
“Like when I was getting ready [to go on at Masked Singer], she’s like, ‘Where are you?’ And I said, ‘Girl, I told you I’m in New York. Stop bothering me cause I’m doing publicity in New York for my show,’” mentioned Shepherd.
When she was on stage, Shepherd did all the pieces she may to cover “Sherri’s movements” as a result of McCarthy is aware of all of them. However, as soon as she received the costume on it wasn’t straightforward, and her pals advised her that if the Penguin wasn’t her, then she wanted to sue as a result of somebody stole her stroll.
Before the Penguin’s unmasking, McCarthy guessed it was Shepherd, however she was nonetheless pleasantly stunned when she received it proper.
During hour two, the 5 different remaining contestants carried out – Black Widow, Thingamajig, Butterfly, Leopard, and Flamingo. After Black Widow’s efficiency of the Cher music Believe, she acquired the least quantity of votes.
The whole season, decide Robin Thicke has been saying that the Black Widow was Raven-Symone, and he doubled down and mentioned it once more proper earlier than the unmasking. Thicke defined that he wrote a music for Raven for her This Is My Time album, and naturally, he was proper.
Raven says that she didn’t suppose her identification could be so apparent to Thicke.
“I was afraid he wouldn’t remember me,” mentioned Raven. “When he wrote that song, he wasn’t the Robin Thicke that Blurred Lines created. I didn’t keep in contact with him, so I didn’t know if he remembered or not. But it warmed my heart that he did remember me because I enjoyed that experience. I searched him out for that album because of his first album that I utterly enjoyed. I was very happy that he remembered.”
New episodes of The Masked Singer air Wednesday nights on FOX.