In an official statement released by Channel Ten on Saturday, production has been ‘immediately suspended’ after one crew member tested positive, while the Sunday Herald Sun has reported seven dancers to have tested positive.
The production team, including the masked singers, host Osher Günsberg and the four star judges are now in self-isolation.
BREAKING: The Masked Singer Australia has been SHUT DOWN due to a coronavirus outbreak. Pictured: Judge Dannii Minogue
‘Production on The Masked Singer has been immediately suspended as a result of a crew member receiving a positive test result for COVID-19,’ Network Ten’s statement began.
‘The health and safety of the community, and our staff and production partners is our number one priority.
‘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.
‘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.’
Self-isolation: The production team, including the masked singers, host Osher Günsberg and the four star judges are now in self-isolation. Pictured: judge Jackie ‘O’ Henderson
Source: Daily Mail AU