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The Masked Singer UK is back for 2022 and many ITV viewers are desperate to find out who Donuts is.

Donuts is part of series three, which also includes Mushroom, Firework, Robobunny and many more. You can see a full list of eliminations and those still in contention here.

Read more: Who is Mushroom in The Masked Singer 2022? Clues and fan theories

Along with performing on stage, Donuts also shared some clues about who they are with judges Davina McCall, Rita Ora, Jonathan Ross and Mo Gilligan.

Here’s everything you need to know about Donuts, from fan theories to clues and guesses from the judges.

Who is Donuts in The Masked Singer 2022?



Donuts on The Masked Singer

donut songs

Eye of the Tiger – Survivor

Spice up your life – Spice Girls

Donuts clues

week one

The character appeared to make numerous references to sports in his intro video.

They described themselves as “really fast” and said they could “run rings of ice” around the competition.

“Being one of the best has always been one of my goals,” they told the panel.

In their additional clue, Donuts told the judges, “Besides being sweet, I was also salty.” Some panel members thought it might be a reference to saving a goal and thought Donuts might be a footballer.

second week

Firestarter from 90s band The Prodigy played in the background, leading Rita and Davina to guess that Donuts might have been a raver.

“People always ask me what is the recipe for success? Donuts said in a wink to the kitchen.

They then mixed some ingredients with the labels, Talent, Golden Boot Syrup and Capri-corn Flour.

“Stoke that fire”, was mentioned at the end of the VT.

Some props were also featured in the video, including binoculars and a birding book.

Donuts also shared two lies and one truth, they were:

  • I share a name that is very close to home
  • I managed to develop a range of talents
  • Something about me has been compared to royalty

The judges guess



People at home think the donut is Micheal Owen
People at home think Donuts is Micheal Owen

week one

The panel didn’t think Donuts was a singer, but Davina praised their charisma and said she thought they were used to being in front of large crowds. She guessed Robbie Fowler.

Meanwhile, Mo thought Donuts might be Frankie Dettori due to jockeying credentials in VT, but then changed his mind and guessed that Michael Owen was following the latest clue.

Jonathan suggested Tyson Fury as well as Gary Lineker after pointing out Donuts eating chips in the video.

Rita thought Donuts might be her friend and radio host Nick Grimshaw, who also appeared on Celebrity Bake Off.

second week

Mike Owen

Chris Kamara

Chris Moyle

Robbie Fowler

Fan theories

Like Mo, many viewers at home also thought Donuts might be Michael Owen after simply pointing out that the character looked like him as well as a number of clues pointing in his direction.

One viewer tweeted, “Doughnuts is Michael Owen…I’ll eat my hat if it ain’t.”

Another said: “Michael Owen is Donuts. DONE.”

The Masked Singer UK returns Saturday at 7 p.m. on ITV.

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