Australia's Got Talent

Worked out just fine when Kelly and Boy George (and all the international judges) on The Voice on Nine.

This is clearly a cheap and nasty cost-cutting exercise by Seven. Quality is never even considered by the bean counters.

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Sadly, Seven are known to do things on the cheap (and lazy way) of late. At least Nine knew how to do things with international guest (like The Voice).

Having the whole show on tape, including the final by the looks of it, is annoying.

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It could be argued it didn’t for one season though. The season where they were forced to zoom in on live shows.

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Exactly. We live in uncertain times. They probably don’t want to be caught out again.

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Exactly. If they structured it in two blocks (auditions and live shows) and did the live shows over a week or two like in the UK, or even just the finale live, for the salaries these people are being paid expecting them to return for a second window of filming isn’t exactly unreasonable.

Indeed how close were the “auditions” and “studio shows” filmed together anyway. It seems unlikely they’d have been back to back so the international judges would either have had to hang around a few weeks between filming or fly back anyway.

First promo of the new season aired this evening, in between Seven News and Commonwealth Games telecast. All four judges feature in the clip.

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A brand new era of AGT is here!

Breathtaking first look at judges and unmissable acts

AGT is back with mega-star judges and unbelievable must-see acts to herald in a new era of the world’s biggest talent show, coming soon to Channel 7 and 7plus.

Taking their seat on AGT’s judging panel are comedian and best-selling author David Walliams; much-loved actor and radio host Kate Ritchie; multi-platinum selling recording artist and star of Britain’s Got Talent Alesha Dixon; and, making a very welcome return to AGT, actor and entertainer Shane Jacobson.

The long-awaited return of AGT will celebrate the incredible and delight in danger as out-of-this-world auditions set the stage alight. Literally.

Jaw-dropping, outrageous, brave, brilliant and bonkers; you won’t believe your eyes as the most unforgettable Got Talent acts of all time step onto Australia’s stage.

Multi-platinum selling artist Ricki-Lee returns as host, with a world-first twist seeing Aussie acts take on some of the globe’s best Got Talent acts to be crowned AGT Champion.

One of the most successful television formats in the world, AGT’s spectacular spectrum of talent are looking to secure their place in the Grand Final, where Australia will decide who is

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This promo is far better than their lacklustre 2019 one. Hopefully the season will be better too, especially with David, Alesha and Kate onboard.

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Hope it really takes off and you adopt David Walliams as one of your own.

No, seriously - you’re welcome to him. He was a breath of fresh air when he joined but he has become rather tiresome in recent years.

Hands off Alesha though - by far the best of the current BGT panel.

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Acrobat’s fate hangs in the balance

Unmissable act puts the OMG in AGT

A brand-new era of the world’s biggest talent show, AGT, is about to come swinging onto Channel 7 and 7plus.

Meet daredevil acrobat Sascha Williams, who hails from a long line of circus performers and swears he was always hanging off something as a child. Sascha turned his passion into a career by abseiling from buildings to complete maintenance and construction, but a dream-shattering injury three years ago changed everything.

Now, returning to the stage for the first time, Sascha’s edge-of-your-seat AGT act sees him hang his fate in the balance. The Britain’s Got Talent Semi-Finalist is hungry for a win on Aussie shores and hopes to leave the audience and judges shocked, surprised and scared.

His gravity defying talent has AGT judges – comedian and best-selling author David Walliams; much-loved actor and radio host Kate Ritchie; multi-platinum selling recording artist and star of Britain’s Got Talent Alesha Dixon; and, actor and entertainer Shane Jacobson – lost for words.

Will Sascha’s unmissable performance land him AGT glory?

One of the most successful television formats in the world, AGT’s world-first twist sees Aussie acts take on some of the globe’s best Got Talent to secure their place in the Grand Final, where Australia will decide who is worthy of AGT’s $100,000 grand prize.

AGT is produced by Fremantle for the Seven Network.

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So more of ‘Overseas-people-looking-for-some-extra-minutes-of-fame’s Got Talent’ instead of Australia’s Got Talent?

The set looks better than last season.

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Just invite the best acts from America’s Got Talent, BGT and AGT for an all-stars type show next year

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The new season starts in October, according to new promo shown during Seven News Melbourne tonight.

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‘We are never, ever going to forget this’

AGT acrobat flies high in stunning display

The long-awaited return of AGT is set to soar on Channel 7 and 7plus in October.

Ukrainian acrobat Oleg Tatarynov is ready to fly high on behalf of his home country, and his incredible triumph of strength and vulnerability leaves AGT’s judges in awe.

After honing his skills as a dancer, Oleg’s captivating AGT performance tells an unspoken story for his family left behind in Ukraine. A Got Talent veteran, Oleg has stunned on stage in the French, Croatian and Spanish versions of the show.

His intricate aerial feat earns a standing ovation from AGT mega-star judges David Walliams, Kate Ritchie, Alesha Dixon and Shane Jacobson.

David declares: “I’ve never seen an act like this before. We are never, ever going to forget this.”

One of the most successful television formats in the world, AGT’s world-first twist sees Aussie acts take on some of the globe’s best Got Talent to secure their place in the Grand Final, where Australia will decide who is worthy of the $100,000 grand prize.

AGT is produced by Fremantle for the Seven Network.

Acrobatic archer targets lifelong dream

Jaw-dropping talent with a twist

Lifelong dreams will be realised when the world’s biggest talent show, AGT, returns to Channel 7 and 7plus in October.

Shannen Jones, the 22-year-old professional contortionist, started training at just five years old. Since then, she has gone on to perform her incredible act across Australia and internationally.

Judges David Walliams, Kate Ritchie, Alesha Dixon and Shane Jacobson are left stunned by Shannen’s performance, as her body contorts in ways that need to be seen to be believed.

Alesha calls the act “absolutely brilliant,” while David jokes: “wow, wow, wow! You’re very bendy, aren’t you?”

Fulfilling a lifelong ambition to appear on AGT, Shannen reflected: “I remember watching the show when I was a little girl. It’s always been one of those dreams.”

One of the most successful television formats in the world, AGT’s world-first twist sees Aussie acts take on some of the globe’s best Got Talent to secure their place in the Grand Final, where Australia will decide who is worthy of AGT’s $100,000 grand prize.

AGT is produced by Fremantle for the Seven Network.

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Awe-inspiring acts on the world’s biggest stage

A brand new era of AGT launches 9 October

A brand-new era of AGT with all-star judges, unbelievable must-see acts and a world-first twist returns 7.00pm Sunday, 9 October to Channel 7 and 7plus.

Marvel at the most spectacular acts from across the globe alongside judges David Walliams, Kate Ritchie, Alesha Dixon and Shane Jacobson.

Multi-platinum selling artist Ricki-Lee returns as host, guiding the acts backstage as a new wave of mind-blowing and awe-inspiring talent step onto the AGT stage.

The biggest entertainment format on the planet, AGT features show-stopping performances that need to be seen to be believed, while the judges offer a “yes from me” or buzz them out of contention.

AGT will electrify audiences with fire-breathing, epic dance troupes, stand-up comedians, circus acts, sword swallowers, aerial acts, animal acts, magicians and everything in-between.

Kate Ritchie said: “You might think you’ve seen it all before, but not like this. Australia is going to be blown away!”

AGT ’s world-first twist sees Aussie acts take on some of the globe’s best Got Talent to secure their place in the Grand Final, where Australia will decide who is worthy of AGT’s $100,000 grand prize.

Do we know the acts like a media kit

True colours shine on AGT

Magical moment of courage and comfort

The unmissable brand-new era of AGT returns to Channel 7 and 7plus 7.00pm Sunday, 9 October.

What happens when you believe you have messed up the most significant opportunity of your life?

Breanna Lee is 16 years old with dreams of releasing an album of her own one day to show other First Nations kids that they too can shoot for the stars.

But when Breanna steps onto the world’s biggest stage, she is overwhelmed.

AGT host Ricki-Lee and judge Kate Ritchie rush to the stage to comfort the teary teen, as fellow judges David Walliams, Alesha Dixon and Shane Jacobson encourage the star on the rise to take a deep breath and enjoy the moment.

What happens next is extraordinary.

One of the most successful television formats in the world, AGT’s world-first twist sees Aussie acts take on some of the globe’s best Got Talent acts to secure their place in the Grand Final, where Australia will decide who is worthy of AGT’s $100,000 grand prize.