If you are someone who uses internet often, then you might have come across some mind-boggling people with extraordinary talents. Chances are you are watching a performance video from AGT. That’s right! America’s Got Talent is probably the world’s biggest stage for artists to showcase their skills. This American talent show has taken the concept of kindergarten talent show to a whole new global level.
It is not only the place to showcase your talent but it also helps the participants to skyrocket their market value as more and more people have now seen them performing amazing things and now everyone wants them to perform for them. And if you are skilled and lucky enough, you might also get to grab that 1-million-dollar check.
Evolution of AGT
This show has evolved a lot since its inception and now the show is currently running its season 15. Over these years, a lot of things have changed. New concepts like golden buzzer have been introduced; new voting patterns have been introduced and there are a lot of other new things. One thing that has also changed over time is the judging panel. You can find videos of various seasons of AGT with different judges. It all started with David Hasselhoff, Brandy Norwood and Piers Morgan as the judging panel of the first ever AGT season 1.
The Judging Panel
Currently, the judging panel of America’s Got Talent 2020 has been decided and it is Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Let’s have a look at who these people are.
- Simon Cowell-
Simon Cowell is an English television personality, an entrepreneur, entertainment manager and a record executive. He has been judging Pop Idol, X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent and America’s Got Talent. He created the show pop idol and got talent and has been nominated as one of the 100 most influential people in the world and he was ranked 6thin the list of the most powerful people in Britain.
- Howie Mandel-
Howie Mandel is a Canadian comedian, screen writer, voice actor, television personality, game show host as well as an author. He hosted the CNBC show Deal or No Deal and many other Canadian shows. He has also played some interesting as well as comedic role in various movies. He has also been a judge in America’s Got Talent for the longest period of time.
- Heidi Klum-
Heidi Klum is a German-American super model, television host, producer and a businesswoman. She first appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit and was the first German model to be signed under Victoria’s Secret. She has also been the judge of the television show Germany’s Next Top model.She has also been nominated for 6 Emmy’s awards and has appeared in lot of movies.
- Sofia Vergara-
Sofia Vergara is a Colombian- American actress, super model, comedian, television producer, and a presenter. She was the highest earning actress in America in 2012, 2013 and 2016. She was also the highest paid TV actress in 2019. She first became famous through hosting a Spanish TV show and then rose to fame after getting a break in themovie Chasing Papi.
America’s Got Talent 2020 show has been continuously entertaining us for so many years and we hope the team continues to rock.