The Heartbreaking Reason Lisa Curry Appeared on The Masked Singer
The heartbreaking reason why Lisa Curry decided to perform in the quirky singing competition The Masked Singer
Sports icon Lisa Curry stunned fans and judges when she appeared on Monday night’s episode of The Masked Singer.
And now, host Osher Günsberg has revealed an emotional behind-the-scenes moment viewers didn’t get to see.
The 48-year-old said Lisa told him during filming that she wanted to enter the quirky singing competition because she needed to be “cheered up.”
The Masked Singer presenter Osher Günsberg has revealed the heartbreaking reason why Lisa Curry decided to appear in the quirky singing series. Pictured: Olympic legend Lisa Curry as the caterpillar
The 60-year-old Olympic swimming legend is still overcome with grief after the death of her daughter, Jaimi Kenny, at the age of 33 in 2020.
Osher explained that he was so emotional when she made the sad confession that he gave the sports star a hug.
He said her commentary was removed from the show before it aired.
“Thank god they were cut out because I really burst into tears,” he tweeted this week.
“What an absolute goddess of a human being.”
Osher explained that after Lisa made her heartbreaking confession, he was so emotional that he gave the sports star a hug.
Viewers responded to Osher’s Tweet with their own emotional stories.
“I was in tears,” one fan replied.
“She’s such a beautiful person and a true survivor.”
Lisa left the jury stunned when she was revealed as the identity behind the Caterpillar
“Looks like she was having a ball. She did a great job and I think we all wish we could hug her,” said another.
Lisa left the jury stunned when she was revealed as the identity behind the Caterpillar.
She played a moving rendition of Cloudy Day from Tones and I and failed to impress the show’s live audience.
The judges’ final guesses were Schapelle Corby, Carrie Bickmore, Sally Pearson and Emily Seebohm.
“I can’t sing, but I’m cute,” Lisa laughed after she took off her mask.
‘Caterpillars can’t sing, you know that, but we’ll turn into butterflies. And I can. Well, at my age I’ll probably turn into a moth,’ she laughed.
The judges’ final guesses after Lisa’s performance included Schapelle Corby, Carrie Bickmore, Sally Pearson and Emily Seebohm Pictured: Mel B and Abbie Chatfield (R)