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‘Masked Singer’ is a success in U.S.

Jan 28,2019
An American version of the popular South Korean TV variety show “King of Masked Singer” has become a sensation in the United States, garnering over 10 million views per episode, the show’s producers said Sunday.

The remade show’s first episode was watched by 9.368 million when it premiered on Fox on Jan. 2, and cumulative views - including runs on video on demand and over-the-top services - rose to 12.27 million and 12.96 million three and seven days later, respectively, according to Fox and MBC.

The second and third episodes have each also drawn more than 10 million views, the network said.

MBC is the broadcaster of the original singing competition show.’