The Masked Singer UK: Who is Dragon? Clues and theories for series 2

2 February 2021, 16:50 | Updated: 12 February 2021, 11:08

The Masked Singer UK: Who is Dragon? Clues and theories for series 2
The Masked Singer UK: Who is Dragon? Clues and theories for series 2. Picture: ITV

By Tom Eames

The Masked Singer is back in the UK for a second series! But which celebrities will be behind the elaborate costumes?

After a hugely popular first series in early 2020, the guessing game is back for series 2 on ITV.

First airing on Boxing Day 2020, The Masked Singer will continue into early 2021 with 12 more famous faces singing classic tunes for judges Jonathan Ross, Davina McCall, Rita Ora and new member Mo Gilligan, alongside host Joel Dommett.

Series 1 featured celebrities and singers including Jason Manford, Denise Van Outen, Katherine Jenkins, CeeLo Green, Jake Shears and winner Nicola Roberts.

As each episode passes, we'll look at the theories and clues behind each mask, including Dragon:

  1. The Masked Singer series 2: Dragon clues

    The Masked Singer UK: Who is Dragon? Clues and theories for series 2
    The Masked Singer UK: Who is Dragon? Clues and theories for series 2. Picture: ITV

    So far, Dragon has revealed:

    - A picture of money inside a house

    - They “mustn’t drag on” – a drag queen connection?

    - A rainbow-coloured costume, could be part of the LGBTQ+ community

    - “I might be cute but sometimes I have a fiery temper!”

    - They can’t choosse if they’re “brave or silly”

    - It was a dare that started their career

    - There's an ‘air of destiny’ about them being Dragon, as their ‘journey started and ended with a giant winged costume’

    - They’ve ‘taken some perilous journeys’ in their time, hinting that they’re well-travelled

    'Two lies and one truth' clues:

    - “My name is my biggest clue.”

    - “I once had an embarrassing incident with a famous shoe.”

    - “I know my own IQ backwards.”

  2. The Masked Singer series 2: Dragon guesses and theories

    So far, guesses for Robin have included:

    - Sandi Toksvig

    - Courtney Act

    - Michelle Visage

    - Sue Perkins

    - Miranda Hart

    - Katherine Ryan

    - Rebel Wilson

    - Jennifer Saunders

  3. Dragon unmasked!

    In week 7, Dragon was finally unmasked as...

    Former Bake Off presenter Sue Perkins!

    Sue Perkins is Dragon!
    Sue Perkins is Dragon! Picture: ITV

The Masked Singer UK series 2 contestants for 2021:

- Alien - unmasked as Sophie Ellis-Bextor in week 1

- Seahorse - unmasked as Mel B in week 2

- Swan - unmasked as Martine McCutcheon in week 3

- Grandfather Clock - unmasked as Glenn Hoddle in week 4

- Bush Baby - unmasked as John Thomson in week 5

- Viking - unmasked as Morten Harket in week 6

- Blob - unmasked as Lenny Henry in week 6

- Dragon - unmasked as Sue Perkins in week 7

- Harlequin - unmasked as Gabrielle in week 7

- Robin

- Sausage

- Badger