Phoenix, you flew too near the solar.
This week’s Masked Singer noticed the introduction — after which, swiftly, the departure — of a competitor dressed like one of many fiery birds of delusion. And when Phoenix was separated from its crowning plumage, we came upon that Olympic gold medalist Caitlyn Jenner was chargeable for Phoenix’s regal strut (and pitch-adjacent rendition of Kesha’s “Tik Tok”).
The Group B premiere additionally served up our first appears to be like at new rivals Grandpa Monster, Black Swan, Chameleon and Piglet — a couple of of whom gave some very strong performances, and at the very least considered one of whom we’re fairly certain we already know. (Learn a full recap of the premiere right here.)
Now, forward of Episode 3 on Wednesday (Fox, 8/7c) — which is when the wild card contestants will come into play, by the way in which — we’ve gathered what we consider are crucial clues from the premiere and consolidated them right into a useful information. The objective: Work out who’s beneath these costumes far earlier than their unveilings.
All season lengthy, we’ll replace the gallery at proper — go to it immediately right here — with data gleaned from this week’s present, and we’ll add our (and a few of your) ideas about who’s beneath the costumes. So be certain to log your ideas, theories and evolving guesses within the feedback part!