Fox has renewed The Masked Singer for its eighth season simply days earlier than its Season 7 finale.
This season has been hit or miss, with some superb costumes and a few massive surprises. Nevertheless, it additionally struggled at instances, particularly with scores.
One controversial singer triggered the present to expertise the bottom scores in its historical past when Rudy Giuliani confirmed up dressed as Jack within the Field.
Regardless of that, Fox is aware of it has a success on its palms with one of many fastest-growing reality competition shows in the world proper now.
The Masked Singer coming again for Season 8
Whereas individuals usually make enjoyable of The Masked Singer and the celebrities are usually not as massive as they was once, the present remains to be a giant success for Fox. Each week, The Masked Singer is Fox’s most-watched primetime present.
The worst the present did this season was when Rudy Giuliani got here out as Jack within the Field and the present solely introduced in a 0.6 ranking within the 18 to 49 demo. It nonetheless picked up 3.59 million viewers for that episode.
There are additionally rumors that the present would possibly transfer from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, which may present some attention-grabbing viewers participation. The present usually pre-tapes its reveals, so filming it with a Vegas crowd may make spoilers extra seemingly.
The renewal additionally comes as no shock as a result of govt producer Craig Plestis and decide Robin Thicke stated the eighth season was already in pre-production and Jenny McCarthy-Wahlberg mentioned returning next season on the final episode.
“It’s a problem to outdo ourselves and to give you some issues which might be going to glitter and get America excited,” Plestis said. “I believe there’s some concepts that we’re taking part in with with the community which might be going to be tremendous thrilling and the primary time that we ever see one thing.”
Whether or not or not Ken Jeong and Nicole Scherzinger return remains to be unknown.
The Masked Singer Season 7 ends this week
This Wednesday marks the Season 7 finale of The Masked Singer.
The ultimate three are Firefly, Ringmaster, and Prince. This implies two girls and one man will compete for the crown with the tip of the season performances.
There may be additionally cause to be excited as a result of the season finale is meant to be the biggest in The Masked Singer history, with the manufacturing for the finale lasting nearly 21 hours for the crew.
The Masked Singer airs on Wednesday nights at 8/7c on Fox.