Who is Beagle on The Masked Dancer? True identity revealed – SPOILER!

Who is Beagle on The Masked Dancer? Their true identity has been officially confirmed in the latest episode!


The brand new series of The Masked Dancer UK is currently airing all this week on ITV.

The series sees famous faces dance-off to put on the most impressive dance performance all while their identities are hidden with dazzling masks and costumes.

Joel Dommett hosts, and is joined by panellists Jonathan Ross, Davina McCall, Mo Gilligan and brand new dancing detective Oti Mabuse.

Who let the dogs out? One of the acts on the series for 2021 is Beagle.

Who is Beagle on The Masked Dancer?

In the latest episode (3 June), Beagle was unmasked as ice skating legend Christopher Dean.

Christopher Dean as Beagle. Picture: ITV/©Bandicoot TV
Christopher Dean as Beagle. Picture: ITV/©Bandicoot TV

Speaking about signing up for the show, Christopher said: “I like new challenges. I didn’t tell anyone and avoided calls from friends.


“The whole experience of wearing a disguise all the time was surreal.”

Beagle’s first dance saw them perform to’s Bang Bang. For their second performance, Beagle danced to Hound Dog. In the latest episode, Beagle performed to Fly Me To The Moon.

Their clue package VT saw references to flying, the army, football, trees and travelling as well as the word “nippy”.

In a cryptic clue from the panel, Beagle shared: “This mutt has something in common with BLANK close and BLANK close.”

Sharing two lies and a truth, Beagle revealed: “I was known as a bit of a stud back in the day”, “I’ve been upstaged by a comedy legend”, “I’d rather it didn’t leak out where I’m originally from”.

Guesses from the panel and viewers had included McFly’s Harry Judd, James Blunt, David Seaman, Alan Shearer, Gareth Southgate, Gethin Jones, Freddie Flintoff and Jamie Redknapp.

One fan wrote on Twitter: “I think Beagle is someone from McFly. Harry Judd I think. #MaskedDancerUK”


Another wrote: “I think Beagle is a footballer but I don’t know who. #MaskedDancerUK”

The Masked Dancer 2021 continues all week on ITV with the final on Saturday.

More mystery contestants in the show this year are Carwash, Flamingo, Scarecrow, Rubber Chicken, Llama, Squirrel, Knickerbocker Glory, Zip, Viper, Beetroot and Frog.


Watch the latest episodes online via the ITV Hub.

Picture: ©ITV/Bandicoot TV