News | Entertainment
22 Jan 2021 10:02
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Bob Saget has joked he was booted from ‘The Masked Singer’ due to voter fraud

    The ‘Full House’ actor was unmasked as the Squiggly Monster on Wednesday’s (04.11.20) show but he joked he “doesn’t accept” the result as he wanted to stay in the competition for longer, echoing President Donald Trump’s allegations of fraud in the presidential election this week


    He joked to Entertainment Weekly: “I don't accept Squiggly being rejected. I want the Zoom audience of ‘Masked Singer’ to revote because this is unfair. It's a fraud.

    “Actually, I wish our democratic system had been as amazing as the dignity that ‘Masked Singer’ has, how strong and careful they are about everything…

    “I still wanted to come back. I was kind of surprised that I got booted, but then you immediately make an adjustment about it. I was thinking that maybe there was a Zoom malfunction with the voting on it.

    “Maybe the mail-in votes were not tabulated correctly.(sic)”

    The 64-year-old star’s ‘Full House’ co-star Candace Cameron Bure had instantly recognised him behind the costume because of his dance moves – but he dismissed her excited message/

    He said: “There's one I have a video of, and it's [his Full House costar] Candace Cameron Bure, and she goes, ‘Oh my God. That's you on ‘The Masked Singer’, isn't it?’

    “That was last week, and this is a video she sent me of her screaming, ‘That's you! I know you! I know how you dance. I know how you sing. That's you! Oh my god, I can't believe you're on ‘The Masked Singer’. Oh my God!’

    “And I wrote back, ‘No, and I don't know what you're talking about, Candace. Love you.’ ”

    © 2021 Bang Showbiz, NZCity


     Other Entertainment News
     22 Jan: Garth Brooks will perform at Joe Biden's inauguration
     22 Jan: Emily Andre found it "really challenging" having a daughter when she was 24
     22 Jan: Tess Daly's eldest daughter didn't know she was famous until she was seven
     22 Jan: Joel Kinnaman and Kelly Gale are engaged
     22 Jan: Kate Ferdinand is feeling grateful for her family and friends after becoming a mom
     22 Jan: Joe Exotic has a limousine waiting outside prison
     22 Jan: Sir Rod Stewart has taken up boxing after his knee replacement
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Brent Impey has confirmed that he'll step down as chairman of New Zealand Rugby in the coming months More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Four upper North Island supermarkets sold in musical chairs-style of transactions More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    Frustration from victims of car break-ins in the capital, who feel police aren't interested 9:47

    Health & Safety:
    Auckland Council is working out its next step after Myrtle rust was spotted on a threatened plant in the Waitakere Ranges 9:47

    Entertainment:
    Garth Brooks will perform at Joe Biden's inauguration 9:40

    Entertainment:
    Emily Andre found it "really challenging" having a daughter when she was 24 9:10

    Sailing:
    Confidence growing in American Magic camp that Patriot will be ready this time next week 9:07

    Entertainment:
    Tess Daly's eldest daughter didn't know she was famous until she was seven 8:40

    International:
    Japan, the only country to experience a nuclear attack, refuses to sign a UN treaty banning nuclear weapons 8:27

    International:
    China's COVID-19 vaccines are being given the green light without the data being revealed. Why? 8:17

    Entertainment:
    Joel Kinnaman and Kelly Gale are engaged 8:10

    Soccer:
    A sudden goalpost shift over who is the record goalscorer in football history 7:57


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd