The Masked Singer viewers are deploying their finest detective expertise to determine who’s behind Rockhopper’s costume.
The fact TV collection returned to our screens on New Yr’s Day, with a brand new group of celebrities acting from inside weird large costumes in a bid to outwit judges Davina McCall, Jonathan Ross, Rita Ora and Mo Gilligan.
Rockhopper is among the many contestants to compete on the 2022 collection, alongside Mushroom, Bagpipes, Lionfish, Doughnuts, Visitors Cone, Panda, Firework, Poodle, and Robobunny.
In week one, Rockhopper carried out “Larger Love” by Steve Winwood. We discovered that Rockhopper is a giant entertainer, they’re associated to the circus, they may have an American accent, and so they have the flexibility to leap. Additionally they “made headlines by being the primary” and there have been mentions of the “best present”.
One fan idea that circulated on-line was that Zendaya is hiding beneath the costume, because the actor starred in The Best Showman.
Ora was satisfied Rockhopper was Zendaya, too, and it was thought that the clue hinting in direction of the star’s means to leap might tie into Zendaya’s boyfriend, Spider-Man star Tom Holland.
On Saturday (15 January), Rockhopper’s VT continued within the circus theme, whereas they mentioned that that they had “by no means been one to ruffle feathers”. Nevertheless, they added that they had been “no stranger to giving my opinion” and appreciated to assist individuals, main the judges to theorise that they may very well be a podcast host.
After a formidable rendition of Amy Winehouse’s “Love is a Dropping Sport”, the judges had been satisfied that Rockhopper was a singer, whereas their accent appeared to trace at them being Scandinavian. McCall thought it was Zara Larsson, whereas Gilligan went for Robyn.
Ross guessed Fearne Cotton whereas Ora thought that Jamelia was behind the masks.
Following Rockhopper’s efficiency of Miley Cyrus’s “Fringe of Midnight” on 22 January, viewers had been satisfied that the title behind the masks is Future’s Baby singer Michelle Williams.
The clues included a collection of pictures of William Shatner, William Shakespeare and Prince William, all pointing viewers to the title William.
Additional clues on 29 January featured mentions of retail remedy and energy cuts, which was in flip highlighted might hyperlink to songs by the Pussycat Dolls. With this in thoughts, Nicole Scherzinger was a guess made by the judges.
Nevertheless, it’s being identified that Jonathan Ross’ guess of Ellie Goulding might have some credence to it; the Baritish singer has a monitor known as “Electrical energy”.
One viewer mentioned: “Ahh the ‘Williams’ rings true to the individuals on Twitter saying it’s Michelle from Future’s Baby.”
One other wrote: “When you haven’t clicked that Rockhopper is Michelle Williams from Future’s Baby from the clues tonight, I don’t understand how that will help you.”
Based on Betfair, Williams is the probably to be revealed to be Rockhopper. You possibly can see the percentages beneath.
Michelle Williams: 15/8
Robyn – 5/2
Nicole Scherzinger – 5/2
Zara Larsson – 3/1
Nadine Coyle – 8/1
The Masked Singer continues on Saturdays at 7pm on ITV.