Friday, May 29, 2020

IS SHARON OSBOURNE REALLY QUITTING AMERICA’S GOT TALENT?

August 6, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Sharon Osbourne is washing her hands of NBC after, she says, the network reneged on a deal to cast her son Jack on a new reality series called Stars Earn Stripes. In an interview with the New York Post, Osbourne indicated that she has told the network that she is quitting America‚Äôs Got Talent after […]

COWELL DEFENDS CHOICE OF HOWARD STERN FOR AGT

December 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

America’s Got Talent producer Simon Cowell said Monday that he decided to hire Howard Stern to replace Piers Morgan because the show had become “too predictable.” In an interview with today’s (Tuesday) Los Angeles Times, Cowell said that the show needed “a shakeup.” Cowell will join Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel on the judging panel. […]

TALENT JUDGES CRITICIZE RESPONSE TO FIERY ACCIDENT

September 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Two judges who appeared on Tuesday’s semi-finals edition of America’s Got Talent have criticized producers Freemantle Media for failing to come to the aid of a member of a gymnastics act when one of the members apparently caught his foot in a ring of fire, bringing the ring down with him as he fell. “He […]

SUBWAY SINGER A SENSATION ON “AMERICA’S GOT TALENT”

June 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A 53-year-old woman who told judges on NBC’s America’s Got Talent Tuesday night that she had earned her living for the past 20 years singing in New York subway terminals received a standing, cheering ovation from the studio audience and a bounty of acclamations from the judging panel after her performance of the 1961 Etta […]