THE Masked Singer’s Mo Gilligan did a savage impression of fellow choose Rita Ora – after she jokingly threatened him backstage.
Humorist Mo, 32, just lately changed comedian Ken Jeong on the panel for sequence two of the surreal ITV movie star singing competitors.
Comic Mo Gilligan, 32, mocked co-star Rita Ora as competitors between The Masked Singer panel heated upCredit score: ITV
Mo and Rita, together with Davina McCall and Jonathan Ross, are tasked with guessing which star is behind every vocal efficiency – made trickier by their outlandish, identity-disguising costume.
However he’s wasted no time in teasing co-star Rita Ora, who seems eager to carry on to her rep as ‘one of the best guesser’ on the present.
He joked that 30-year-old Rita discovered him backstage to make sure she’d stay the programme’s primary panellist.
On an upcoming episode, Mo instructed host Joel McDommett: “She got here into my dressing room, she mentioned ‘oi hear bruv, I’m the one who’s all the time profitable this Masked Singer, yeah? So do not you be guessin…’”
However Rita Ora, 30, took the amusing impression properlyCredit score: ITV
Mo and Rita are joined by Davina McCall and Jonathan Ross on the weird celeb singing sequenceCredit score: ITV
“I used to be like ‘cool Rita, unbelievable, I did not know you spoke like that!’”
For laughs, he additionally added on a deep, male voice when impersonating Rita – which despatched the viewers into hysterics.
It appears Mo’s addition to The Masked Singer has stepped up the competitors between judges dramatically.
Particularly since no-one guessed the primary unmasked singer – Homicide On The Dancefloor hitmaker Sophie Ellis-Bextor – who was unveiled on the finish of the present’s Boxing Day premiere.
Popstar Sophie Ellis-Bextor was the primary unmasked singer of sequence twoCredit score: ITV
She was praised for her good efficiency, and by Davina for her lockdown Instagram discosCredit score: ITV
The Masked Singer competitors is heating up between Rita, Davina, Mo and JonathanCredit score: ITV
Rita confessed: “They’re actually arduous [to guess]. I did are available in assured and now I’m sort of like ‘not that straightforward’.
“However I’m hoping and I’m praying I can once more go away with the title of the champion. Let’s see.”
And Davina McCall, 53, agreed that the competitors had stepped up massively.
She added: “It’s an excessive amount of to deal with and never solely am I feeling fairly aggressive however Mo, the newcomer, he’s already proper up there attempting to win.”