Dr. Drew Pinsky, 61, was among the 16 celebrities who participated in “The Masked Singer” Season 2. The new season of the reality singing competition television series premiered on Fox on September 25, 2019.
Nick Cannon is back to host “The Masked Singer” Season 2. Ken Jeong, Jenny McCarthy, Nicole Scherzinger and Robin Thicke are also back as the judges.
The 16 mystery celebrity contestants of “The Masked Singer” Season 2 were divided into four groups. Pinsky was one of the four contestants in the fourth group who performed in the third episode titled “Return of the Masks: Group D,” which aired on Fox on October 9, 2019.
The other three contestants were Flower, Penguin and Fox. They sang “9 to 5″by Dolly Parton, “The Middle” by Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey and “This Love” by Maroon 5, respectively.
As Eagle, Pinsky sang “I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That)” by Meat Loaf. It was him and Penguin who were in the bottom two.
In the smackdown, Eagle sang “These Boots Are Made for Walkin'” by Nancy Sinatra. Penguin performed “Worth It” by Fifth Harmony.
In the end, Penguin defeated Eagle. The latter was unmasked as Pinsky.
Born on September 4, 1958 in Pasadena, California, United States, Pinsky earned his degree in biology at Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts, USA in 1980. In 1984, he earned his M.D. at the University of Southern California School of Medicine in Los Angeles, California.
An internist and addiction medicine specialist, Pinsky used to work as a medical director for the Department of Chemical Dependency Services at Las Encinas Hospital and chief resident at Huntington Memorial Hospital. Both hospitals are in Pasadena.
From 1984 to 2016, Pinsky hosted the radio talk show “Loveline.” He hosted the HLN show “Dr. Drew on Call” from 2011 to 2016.
Watch the full “The Masked Singer” Season 2 episode 3 here: