FANS of ITV’s hit show The Masked Singer are hoping a legendary singer will be unmasked as Unicorn.
The flamboyant beast has been trotting around the stage, but who is the “mane” man behind the mask?
Who is Unicorn on The Masked Singer?
Unicorn’s energy and prancing has won over fans of the show.
The mythical animal opened their Masked Singer journey by belting out Kate Bush’s Babooshka, showing off a great vocal range.
This was followed up by a rendition of Lizzo’s Juice.
In the fifth week, Unicorn sang ZZ Top’s Sharp Dressed Man – a clue to the singer’s true identity.
Here’s the clues so far:
- Always stood out from the crowd
- Always had flair
- Always up for a party
- Has sparkle and is one of a kind
- Kick my way into the competition
- Grew up on a small island
- Big Apple suggesting New York
- Always been theatrical
- Tap dancer
- Has had his name up in lights
- Feels like magic being on stage
- Likes performing
- Likes writing, loves fantasy and horror
- Fanatastical beast and a beauty
- Sarah Jessica Parker has spoken my words
- Got some glee
- Written for some big names
The two lies and one truth given by Unicorn added to the confusion. Here they are for you to unravel:
- Pineapple is my favourite food
- My girlfriend is very famous
- Acting changed my life
So who could it be?
What are the latest fan theories?
Fans have picked up on the Glee reference and have been going through the show’s cast list to guess the identity of Unicorn.
After the first round John Barrowman was leading the field but that’s now turned to Chris Colfer or Kevin McHale.
One fan tweeted: “I think the unicorn on masked singer is the lad that was in a wheelchair in Glee. Kevin McHale? I did think it was John Barrowman but its Kevvy Kev Kev. The old kevster. No idea why Im watching it.”
Another posted: “Watching The Masked singer form Saturday night. Unicorn has got to be Chris Colfer, lets not forget when Britney called him a unicorn in glee”
The name Matthew Morrison cantered into an early lead after Rita Ora also chose the singer.
The latest guesses from the judges picked up on the Glee reference too, choosing Matthew Morrison, Zac Efron, Jake Shears and John Barrowman.
Ken Jeong, Davina McCall, Rita Ora and Jonathan Ross are trying to unravel the clues on The Masked Singer
When is The Masked Singer final?
According to ITV, the final of The Masked Singer will take place on Saturday, February 15, 2020.
Five contestants have been eliminated from The Masked Singer so far.
Butterfly was the first to be unmasked, revealing former EastEnders actress Patsy Palmer.
Next, politician Alan Johnson was unmasked as Pharaoh made his exit.
Singer Justin Hawkins was the man behind the Chameleon mask in week three and ex-footballer Teddy Sheringham was unveiled as Tree in week four.
Daisy removed her mask in week five – only to reveal music legend Kelis.
Joel Dommett is the host of The Masked Singer
How can I watch The Masked Singer?
You can tune into The Masked Singer every Saturday on ITV.
Viewers can watch the madness unfold from 7pm every Saturday, with the show running for 90 minutes.
One celebrity will reveal their identity each week – by removing their mask.
All shows will be available to watch shortly after they air via on the ITV Hub.