Did singer-actress Marie Osmond simply spill the beans on FOX’s new hit present, The Masked Singer?
During an interview with Access Live earlier this month, Marie Osmond appeared to accidentally reveal that the celeb behind the masks of fan-favorite contestant the Peacock is none aside from — SPOILER ALERT — her older brother and fellow former youngster star, Donny Osmond.
After chronicling the well being struggles she and her household have confronted through the years, Marie was requested whether or not Donny can be properly sufficient to return to the stage when their long-running Donny & Marie present resumes in Las Vegas on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. “Oh yeah, he is high quality,” she replied. “He deliberate it.”
At this, the Access Live hosts zeroed in on rumors surrounding the Peacock’s true identification. “He’s gotta be alright as a result of he is doing this different present, The Masked Singer,” one host claimed, earlier than the others chimed in with, “He’s nice because the Peacock!” and “Tell us, is he a Peacock?”
The hosts’ line of questioning and Marie’s subsequent solutions notably started to line up with a set of clues shared by the Peacock throughout episode one. In addition to noting how he bought his begin on the age of 5 and carried out within the Sin City, the Peacock mentioned, “It’s in all probability been some time since your mother had a poster of me on her bed room wall.”
“You mentioned you began performing if you have been three. How previous was Donny when he began performing?” one of many hosts requested. “We began the identical 12 months. He was 5, I used to be three,” Marie replied, later including, “I do know, I advised him, ‘Why are you making a gift of such simple clues?'” However, when requested whether or not she’d really simply confirmed that Donny was certainly the Peacock, Marie appeared to backtrack a bit, saying, “I do not know! But I do know that we began at NBC, which was the Peacock.”
For those that have but to tune in, The Masked Singer, which relies on South Korea’s King of Mask Singer, is the newest singing competitors phenomenon (through Variety). It started airing on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019. Hosted by Nick Cannon, the present’s panelists embody singer Robin Thicke, actress-model Jenny McCarthy, actor-comedian Ken Jeong, and singer-actress Nicole Scherzinger.
According to its web site, the favored sequence “options celebrities going through off in opposition to each other with one main twist: every singer is shrouded from head to toe in an elaborate costume, full with full face masks to hide his or her identification. With every efficiency, the host, panelists, viewers, viewers and even the opposite contestants are left guessing who’s singing behind the masks.” Readers could do not forget that the Thai model of the truth TV sequence introduced us all the Oyster Mask viral sensation in 2017.
For his half, the nameless Peacock kicked issues off in week one with a efficiency of “The Greatest Show” from the Hugh Jackman-led film musical The Greatest Showman. During episode three, he returned with a rendition of OneRepublic’s “Counting Stars.” It must be famous that the majority viewers have long-suspected that Donny Osmond is certainly the Peacock (through Country Living). However, in response to the present’s web site, different common guesses have ranged from Jamie Foxx to Robert Downey Jr.
Unfortunately, hypothesis surrounding The Masked Singer is not the one purpose Marie and Donny Osmond have been within the information in current months. Readers could do not forget that the showbiz siblings sadly made headlines following the premature passing of their 33-year-old nephew, Troy, in November 2018. As Nicki Swift beforehand reported, Troy was pronounced useless by authorities after being found not inhaling his dad and mom’ residence in Utah. According to Radar Online, there have been no indicators of foul play discovered on the scene.
Marie, whose son Michael Blosil tragically died by suicide in 2010 (through ABC News), later wrote on social media that it’d understandably been “a tragic and difficult week” for her household. “First and foremost, Troy beloved his household and cheered them on with each alternative he had, and we beloved him, utterly and fiercely,” she continued, including, “I do know my son Michael is secure and continues his life in one other realm and I additionally know my nephew Troy is now with him doing the identical in addition to my dad and mom and others I really like.”
As for the way forward for The Masked Singer, the query stays whether or not or not Marie Osmond’s obvious reveal will have an effect on the Peacock’s destiny within the competitors. To discover out, remember to tune in when the fourth episode airs on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at 9 p.m. on FOX.