It was “Fright Night time” on Fox’s The Masked Singer, and two icons gave its judges the fright of their lives.
Season 8, episode 9 featured one other two reveals.
In an actual shocker, the Scarecrow volunteered to unmask and let the opposite rivals progress.
Underneath the helmet was Linda Blair, the Oscar-nominated, head-turning, projectile-vomiting baby star of The Exorcist. “My thoughts is blow proper now,” commented decide Jenny McCarthy. “I’ve by no means been so shocked i this sequence as I’m proper now.”
Judging by the faces of the viewers and her fellow panelists, she wasn’t the one one.
Quickly after, Sir Bugaboo was unmasked after a battle royale with Snowstorm, which noticed each contestants take turns singing Rockwell’s “Anyone Watching Me.”
Beneath the masks was the unique Ghostbuster, Ray Parker, Jr., whose theme track for the traditional ‘80s comedy-horror logged three weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Scorching 100 and gained a Grammy Award (for finest pop instrumental efficiency).
“What an honor to have you ever on the present, man,” commented decide Robin Thicke.
“It’s good to be right here. I’ve had an excessive amount of enjoyable,” was his response.
When requested if wished to share a thought with the viewers, Parker’s message was clear: in case you want an additional movie star on the present, who you gonna name?
Blair and Parker be a part of the likes of George Foreman (Venus Flytrap), George Clinton (Gopher), Daymond John (Fortune Teller), the “Brady boys” Mike Lookinland, Barry Williams and Christopher Knight (Mummies), Montell Jordan (Panther), Jeff Dunham (Pi-Rat), Chris Kirkpatrick (Hummingbird), Eric Idle (Hedgehog) and William Shatner (Knight) as contestants revealed to date within the 2022 sequence.
TMS season 8 introduces a number of adjustments to its format.
For the primary time, every episode incorporates a fully new spherical of masked celebs with just one contestant shifting ahead by the top of the hour. Plus, the viewers votes in-studio for his or her favourite efficiency of the evening, and the singer with the bottom tally will then unmask in the course of the present earlier than taking his or her place within the new Masked Singer VIP part to observe the remainder of the episode.