Leslie Jordan made his ultimate “Masked Singer” look Wednesday in an episode devoted to the overdue comedic actor.
Jordan crammed in after everlasting panelist Ken Jeong couldn’t make it to the taping. The “Name Me Kat” superstar had already served as a panelist at the wacky festival program on more than one events. This week’s display was once filmed in August, consistent with Selection.
“I seldom get invited again any place, so it’s thrilling,” Jordan joked upon getting wheeled onto the degree on a carriage. “Let’s do it!”
An afternoon sooner than the episode aired, Fox launched a tribute video highlighting a few of Jordan’s easiest moments at the display, together with the time he dressed up as a soft-serve ice cream cone whilst pretending to be a contestant.
“Wow, I’m now not worthy,” Jordan says within the clip in his signature Southern drawl as the gang cheers him on. “That is an excessive amount of!”
A name card on the finish of the video reads, “In loving reminiscence of Leslie Jordan … out of your Masked Singer circle of relatives.”
All through his remaining “Masked Singer” time out, the liked personality actor accurately guessed that the vocalist dressed as a Venus Flytrap was once a boxer sooner than the contestant was once published to be George Foreman. However he couldn’t moderately position the voice in the back of the Gopher gown, which became out to be that of funk musician George Clinton.
“You’re little like me. I will be able to inform,” Jordan advised the singer dressed as a dragon bride, whose id was once now not published.
Wednesday’s installment of “The Masked Singer” premiered lower than a month after Jordan died at 67 following a automotive coincidence in Hollywood. Government are nonetheless looking to decide how Jordan died after the Los Angeles County coroner’s place of business indexed the reason for loss of life as deferred pending additional investigation.