Actor and the Masked Singer host, Nick Cannon has tested positive for COVID-19.
The father of four will be taking time off work to quarantine and recover from the disease, he won’t be hosting the Fox reality competition a representative for the star told Variety.
Niecy Nash 50, have been picked to temporarily stand-in for the comedian in the first few episodes of the Fox singing competition’ fifth season, which is set to begin production on Thursday, Variety reports.
Nash has previously appeared on the show’s fourth season as a guest judge.
The fifth season of The Masked Singer is scheduled to premiere in March, with Nicole Scherzinger, Jenny McCarthy, Ken Jeong, and Robin Thicke returning as judges on the show.