The Circle’s third round ended explosively on Friday night when Natalya was crowned the winner and took home the £ 100,000 prize.
Her victory was all the more breathtaking since she had spent all of her time on the show fishing for Manrika cat by making her believe she was a man named Felix.
Viewers at home were raving about Natalya’s victory and the revelation that Manrika’s “boyfriend” was actually a woman, with one fan simply asking, “What just happened?” “
Victorious: The Circle’s third round ended explosively on Friday night as Natalya was crowned the winner and took home the £ 100,000 prize.
Host Emma Willis was on hand to announce the winner, with the vote going back to the thread between Natalya, 30, and Manrika, 24.
And after the result was revealed, a stunned Natalya, who managed to trick everyone in the game with her fake identity, said, “I have to play a good man! “
She added, “If I was mine, I would be gone. I had to be the perfect man. What I see every day at work is what I created.
In a cruel twist of fate, it was Manrika’s “Felix” rating that edged Natalya’s victory.
Dupé: Her victory was all the more breathtaking as she had spent all her time on the show catfishing Manrika (pictured) making her believe she was a man named Felix
Natalya, aka Felix, had entered the social media reality show in episode five and managed to fool everyone in the game from the start, and neither did Manrika, who formed a “relationship. With Felix.
And after weeks of trusting and seemingly falling in love with Felix, a 29-year-old soldier, Manrika finally came face to face with her boyfriend in some seriously tense and awkward scenes.
Manrika was stunned by the revelation and although she stood up to give Natalya a hug, she quickly confronted her with her actions.
She said: “As a woman, haven’t you felt a bit bad for a second playing with someone’s emotions? Why would you even want to start it?
Winner! Host Emma Willis was on hand to announce the winner, with the vote going back to the thread between Natalya, 30, and Manrika, 24.
“You should have cut it because I could have been very emotionally invested.
Natayla then apologized for what she did, with recruitment consultant Manrika apparently forgiving her.
Watching the final unfold, viewers quickly shared their thoughts on Natalya’s victory as well as their reactions to Manrika finally learning the truth.
“Natalya played the player, deserved to win it all,” commented one spectator.
While another remarked: “YES NATALYA! Unexpected, but we will deserve it.
Reactions: Watching the final unfold, viewers quickly shared their thoughts on Natalya’s victory as well as their reactions to Manrika finally learning the truth
Manrika’s note that secured Natalya’s victory is the plot twist you couldn’t even write. THIS SHOW IS THE BEST, ”shared a third.
“Tbh Natalya played an ICONIC game being Felix and really deserved to win,” commented a fourth.
An astonished fifth spectator simply asked: “what just happened”.
‘Manrika was not only assaulted by a catfish but her vote actually won them £ 100,000 loooool,’ shared a sixth.
With another addition: “Manrika decides to vote tactically at the end and therefore securing victory for Felix is actually the most mind-blowing ending you could have ever imagined for this series”
The Circle is available to stream on demand on All 4.