THE Bush Baby was finally revealed on The Masked Singer on January 23.
Fans were shocked to discover that Cold Feet star John Thomson was behind the mask.
The Bush Baby was revealed to be Cold Feet star John ThomsonCredit: ITV
Who is the Bush Baby on The Masked Singer UK?
After all eight had performed on January 23, the audiences voted Dragon and Bush Baby into the bottom two.
When actor John Thomson revealed himself, the panel and viewers were left shocked.
One wrote: “So bushbaby was John Thomson #MaskedSingerUK of course please release me was the fast show theme I’d forgotten that good clues.”
Another added: “Best surprise yet! #bushbaby#MaskedSingerUK.”
John, who plays Pete Gifford in Cold Feet, had thrown the panel off with an Aussie accent in previous episodes.
Other clues had been directed at his work on The Fast Show.
Speculation went into overdrive after Stephen Mulhern suggested he could be the Bush Baby on January 22.
Fans were shocked to discover that Cold Feet star John Thomson was behind the mask
When is The Masked Singer on TV and how can I watch it?
The hit ITV show will return to the small screen at 7pm on January 30.
The programme, adapted from a South Korean TV format, started its second series on Boxing Day, 2020.
It runs for 90 minutes and will feature a familiar colourful array of mysterious singers.
Viewers can play along with the judges and try to guess who is behind the colourful costumes.
The singing competition is described as a “surreal and surprising guessing game that will see 12 famous faces compete to pull off the best performance, with their identity elaborately and imaginatively concealed behind the mask”.
The hit ITV show will return to the small screen at 7pm on January 30Credit: Rex Features