Actress, singer and social media influencer Mackenzie Ziegler
was revealed to be the talented Tulip on Wednesday’s finale of “The Masked Dancer
.” The former “Dance Moms
” star finished in third place behind Diamond Mask trophy winner Gabby Douglas
as Cotton Candy and runner-up Maksim Chmerkovskiy
as the Sloth. Despite nailing her final routine to “Kings & Queens” by Ava Max
, Mackenzie wasn’t able to earn enough votes to take home the title.
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“It was so fun!” Mackenzie exclaimed in her unmasked interview with host Craig Robinson
. “I love Tulip! Behind the mask I could be whoever I wanted to be. I gained more confidence for sure. I really just wanted everyone to love her at home and be someone that they could look up to. This was the best thing I’ve ever done.