4 new celebrities took the stage through the November 8 episode of The Masked Singer, and probably the most glamorous masked singer of Group C was undoubtedly Hibiscus. The masked fashionista regarded unimaginable in a smooth purple jumpsuit with attractive petals fanning out behind her.
On the finish of the night time, Hibiscus was eradicated and unmasked. The celeb below the Hibiscus costume was none aside from Actual Housewives star Luann de Lesseps. Hollywood Life spoke completely with the RHONY alum about making her Masked Singer debut.
“I’m a fan of the show. I think it’s incredibly fun, and I love all the judges and just doing something out of my comfort zone,” Luann, 58, stated. “It was just an incredible experience I wanted to have, and it was a challenge for me because I didn’t know what song I was going to sing at the time. I didn’t know what the costume was going to be. I like to take chances. I like adventures, and I love the idea of dressing up in a costume performing, and having people guess who I am. I love the idea of game shows. I love the idea of this kind of competition show, and I do love to sing. I thought this was the perfect fit for me.”
Talking of the “perfect fit,” Luann dazzled within the Hibiscus costume. “They actually had people come to New York to measure every inch of my body. It was an unbelievable experience,” Luann revealed.
The Welcome to Crappie Lake star admitted that performing within the Hibiscus costume was “certainly not easy.” She added, “It’s hard to see and then you have dancers around you so you can’t have peripheral vision. That was gone. You can only really see in front of you. It looks heavier than what it really was, I have to say. I think a lot of the costumes were heavier and probably more difficult to perform in. I felt very streamlined, but it was a challenge.”
Luann famous that she felt “a little claustrophobic because it was so tight. It takes getting used to having something on your head like that, carrying this backpack of fabulous pedals and actually having to perform and move around the stage. It’s not as easy as it looks.”
Jenny McCarthy guessed Luann’s identification earlier than the large Hibiscus. Given Luann’s historical past with Jenny, she wasn’t stunned by any means. “Jenny and I kind of go way back,” Luann advised Hollywood Life. “Our sons went to school together in New York. She knows I’m a nurse. She knows things about me that a lot of people might not know. Robin Thicke, he’s not gonna know these things. I feel like Jenny kind of had a leg up. We’ve known each other for so long. I knew that she was going to be the first.”
The Countess will likely be reuniting with a few of her OG RHONY women for the upcoming season of The Actual Housewives Final Women Journey: RHONY Legacy, premiering December 14. Luann revealed which member of the solid ought to do The Masked Singer subsequent. “I think Sonja [Morgan] would have a good time with it,” Luann stated. “Sonja likes to do her shows, and she likes to perform. I feel like she would be a lot of fun.”
Along with Actual Housewives Final Women Journey, Luann will likely be returning to the stage for a brand new set of Countess Cabaret dates. “I really love what I do,” Luann gushed. “The cabaret is really my love affair with being a hostess and singing for my friends and telling jokes to my friends. That’s really how it started. I really enjoy being on tour. I love the team that I travel with. I have my road manager and my musical director. We have a great time on the road. I’m just always amazed that I get to do this. I have so much gratitude for being able to do something I love like that.”
The fact star can 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.