FANS of The Masked Singer have been in full shock after Sophie Ellis-Bextor was revealed because the singer behind Alien.
The brand new sequence of the show, tailored from a South Korean TV format, returned tonight for its second sequence and delighted its followers.
Sophie Ellis-Bextor was behind the Alien on The Masked Singer
The singing competitors is described as a “surreal and stunning guessing sport that can see 12 well-known faces compete to tug off the perfect efficiency, with their id elaborately and imaginatively hid behind the masks”.
Host Joel Dommett launched the 12 singers, alien, sausage, dragon, seahorse, Viking, blob, harlequin, swan, bush Child, badger, robin and grandfather clock.
Sophie was revealed because the singer behind the Alien character after touchdown within the backside three and dropping the singing problem.
The Masked Singer viewers couldn’t consider that Sophie was on the present, however have been then upset she left in week one.
Sophie sung Dua Lipa’s Do not Begin Now
The clues in her video referred to her hit, Homicide on the Dancefloor
Mo Gilligan, Davina McCall, Rita Ora and Jonathon Ross are the Movie star SleuthsCredit score: ITV
Alien, Robin, Badger, Swan, Dragon and Sausage have been the primary characters launched on the presentCredit score: Rex Options
One Twitter consumer wrote: “Its a disgrace that the primary out ended up being Sophie Ellis Bextor :(“
One other added: “Enraged that Sophie Ellis-Bextor dressed as an alien was kicked off the #MaskedSingerUK first.”
And a 3rd stated: “Sophie deserved higher tbf.”
Sophie later took to Instagram celebrating her time on the present.
The group went wild when it was revealed Sophie was the voice behind the Alien
She wrote alongside a selfie along with her costume: Sure in order most of you guessed it was me.
“Even my one yr previous pointed on the telly and shouted ‘mummy!’ once I began singing within the alien swimsuit. Humorous as I assumed I’d carried out a very good job with disguising my voice!”
Sophie added: “Anyhoo a enjoyable and trippy strategy to spend a number of days and because of all the beautiful crew on the present who assist make it a enjoyable little expertise. Get pleasure from the remainder of the present – I do not know who anybody else is! ?? “
Sophie posed alongside her Alien costume and stated she liked being on the presentCredit score: Instagram
The one massive change on the panel this yr is Ken Jeong has been changed by comic Mo Gilligan.
Earlier this yr Joel advised The Masked Singer wouldn’t return till 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Davina could not consider it was Sophie beneath the masks
However the producers have managed to tug it off with Joel telling Digital Spy that regardless of the circumstances, the brand new sequence “is not actually that a lot totally different”
He added: “It is such an enormous manufacturing, and the very fact they’ve managed to get it carried out in such an insane period of time.”
“The one factor totally different is there are perspex divides between the panel. Just about every little thing is identical, the costumes are nonetheless completely mad, the fits are nonetheless mad, the panel continues to be loopy.
“If anybody thought they can not step it up from the primary sequence, they’ve. It feels big. The names are insane, like actually insane.”