4 new celebrities took the stage in the course of the November 8 episode of The Masked Singer, and essentially the most glamorous masked singer of Group C was undoubtedly Hibiscus. The masked fashionista regarded unimaginable in a glossy purple jumpsuit with attractive petals fanning out behind her.
On the finish of the evening, Hibiscus was eradicated and unmasked. The superstar below the Hibiscus costume was none aside from Actual Housewives star Luann de Lesseps. League1News spoke solely with the RHONY alum about making her Masked Singer debut.
“I’m a fan of the present. I feel it’s extremely enjoyable, and I really like all of the judges and simply doing one thing out of my consolation zone,” Luann, 58, stated. “It was simply an unimaginable expertise I needed to have, and it was a problem for me as a result of I didn’t know what music I used to be going to sing on the time. I didn’t know what the costume was going to be. I wish to take possibilities. I like adventures, and I really like the thought of dressing up in a fancy dress performing, and having folks guess who I’m. I really like the thought of recreation exhibits. I really like the thought of this type of competitors present, and I do like to sing. I assumed this was the right match for me.”
Talking of the “excellent match,” Luann dazzled within the Hibiscus costume. “They really had folks come to New York to measure each inch of my physique. It was an unbelievable expertise,” Luann revealed.
The Welcome to Crappie Lake star admitted that performing within the Hibiscus costume was “actually not simple.” She added, “It’s laborious to see after which you will have dancers round you so you possibly can’t have peripheral imaginative and prescient. That was gone. You possibly can solely actually see in entrance of you. It appears heavier than what it actually was, I’ve to say. I feel lots of the costumes have been heavier and doubtless harder to carry out in. I felt very streamlined, but it surely was a problem.”
Luann famous that she felt “a bit claustrophobic as a result of it was so tight. It takes getting used to having one thing in your head like that, carrying this backpack of fabulous pedals and really having to carry out and transfer across the stage. It’s not as simple because it appears.”
Jenny McCarthy guessed Luann’s identification earlier than the large Hibiscus. Given Luann’s historical past with Jenny, she wasn’t stunned in anyway. “Jenny and I sort of go means again,” Luann informed League1News. “Our sons went to highschool collectively in New York. She is aware of I’m a nurse. She is aware of issues about me that lots of people may not know. Robin Thicke, he’s not gonna know this stuff. I really feel like Jenny sort of had a leg up. We’ve recognized one another for therefore lengthy. I knew that she was going to be the primary.”
The Countess shall be reuniting with a few of her OG RHONY girls for the upcoming season of The Actual Housewives Final Ladies Journey: RHONY Legacy, premiering December 14. Luann revealed which member of the solid ought to do The Masked Singer subsequent. “I feel Sonja [Morgan] would have an excellent time with it,” Luann stated. “Sonja likes to do her exhibits, and he or she likes to carry out. I really feel like she can be lots of enjoyable.”
Along with Actual Housewives Final Ladies Journey, Luann shall be returning to the stage for a brand new set of Countess Cabaret dates. “I actually love what I do,” Luann gushed. “The cabaret is basically my love affair with being a hostess and singing for my mates and telling jokes to my mates. That’s actually the way it began. I actually take pleasure in being on tour. I really like the workforce that I journey with. I’ve my highway supervisor and my musical director. We’ve a good time on the highway. I’m simply at all times amazed that I get to do that. I’ve a lot gratitude for with the ability to do one thing I really like like that.”
The truth star can also be launching a model new present, Marry F Kill, which is able to open at The Wiltern in Los Angeles on February 16, 2024. New episodes of The Masked Singer air Wednesdays on FOX.