The Masked Singer Australia shut down after outbreak of coronavirus

Published by 7NEWS.COM.AU

Summary generated on August 22, 2020

    Production of the television show, The Masked Singer Australia, has been immediately suspended after a coronavirus outbreak.

    The Network 10 show took to Twitter to announce that a crew member has tested positive for COVID-19.They've since confirmed to TV Tonight that multiple crew members have tested positive to the deadly virus.

    The Herald Sun has reported that there is seven dancers on The Masked Singer that have tested positive to COVID-19.The production team including the host, panellists and masked singers have been put into self-isolation.

    This implies that host Osher G├╝nsberg and four celebrity judges including Dannii Minogue have also been forced to isolate.

    "The health and safety of the community, and our staff and production partners is our number one priority," the show wrote on Twitter.

    "The entire production team, including the masked singers, the host and panellists are now in self-isolation."They are all being monitored closely and are in constant contact with medical authorities.

    The show confirmed that Network 10 is working closely with the Victorian Government and the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services.

    "Network 10 is providing all crew with all the support and assistance possible," their Twitter explained.