America's Got Talent: The Champions

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America's Got Talent:
The Champions
AGT The Champions titlecard.jpg
GenreReality
Talent show
Created bySimon Cowell
Presented byTerry Crews
JudgesSimon Cowell
Mel B
Howie Mandel
Heidi Klum
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of episodes(list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Simon Cowell
  • Sam Donnelly
  • Jason Raff
  • Trish Kinane
  • Richard Wallace
Producer(s)
DistributorFremantle
Release
Original networkNBC
Chronology
Related showsAmerica's Got Talent
External links
Website

America's Got Talent: The Champions is an upcoming reality television series spin-off set to air on NBC. The show will air in between seasons of The Voice, during the 2018–19 television season and premiere on January 7, 2019.[1] It will feature notable contestants from season 13 and previous seasons of America's Got Talent alongside acts from Got Talent franchises worldwide.[2][3] The series is expected to contain seven episodes.[4]

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air dateProd.
code
U.S. viewers
(millions)
1TBAJanuary 7, 2019 (2019-01-07)101TBD
2TBAJanuary 14, 2019 (2019-01-14)102TBD
3TBAJanuary 21, 2019 (2019-01-21)103TBD
4TBAJanuary 28, 2019 (2019-01-28)104TBD
5TBAFebruary 4, 2019 (2019-02-04)105TBD
6TBAFebruary 11, 2019 (2019-02-11)106TBD
7TBAFebruary 18, 2019 (2019-02-18)107TBD

Production[edit]

Simon Cowell has been confirmed as a judge. On July 27, 2018, it was confirmed that Mel B would be a judge on the spin-off show.[5][6] On September 27, 2018, it was announced that Terry Crews would host the show and that Heidi Klum and Howie Mandel would be joining as judges, bringing all four current judges from the main series.[7]

Contestants[edit]

Note: All contestants below have previously competed in America's Got Talent unless otherwise noted.

AuGTAustralia's Got Talent
BGTBritain's Got Talent
BeGTBelgium's Got Talent
ČSMTČesko Slovensko má talent
DHTDanmark Har Talent
DSDas Supertalent
FITLa France a un incroyable talent
GTEGot Talent España
HGTHolland's Got Talent
IGTItalia's Got Talent
MSMinuta slavy
SAGTSouth Africa's Got Talent
UMTUkrayina maye talant
Name of act[8] Act Got Talent history
Original season Original result
Alex Magala Sword Swallower 8 Quarter-finalist
IGT: 5 Finalist
MS: 8 Winner
UMT: 6 Semi-finalist
FIT: 9 Auditionee
BGT: 10 Finalist
ČSMT: 6 Semi-finalist
Angelica Hale Singer 12 Runner-up
Ashleigh and Sully Dancing Dog Act BGT: 6 Winners (as Ashleigh and Pudsey)
Attraction Shadow Theatre Group DS: 6 Semi-finalists
BGT: 7 Winners
Bianca Ryan Singer 1 Winner
Billy & Emily England Extreme Rollerskating Duo BGT: 9 Semi-finalists
12
Brian Justin Crum Singer 11 Fourth place
The Clairvoyants Mentalist Duo 11 Runners-up
Colin Cloud Mentalist BGT: 6 Auditionee
12 Semi-finalist
Cosentino Escape Artist and Illusionist AuGT: 5 Runner-up
Courtney Hadwin Singer 13 Finalist
Cristina Ramos Opera/Rock Singer GTE: 1 Winner
Darci Lynne Farmer Singing Ventriloquist 12 Winner
Darcy Oake Illusionist BGT: 8 Fifth place
DDF Crew Jump Roping Dance Crew HGT: 5 Winners
BeGT: 4 Semi-finalists
Deadly Games Extreme Knife Throwers 11 Semi-finalists
FIT: 12
DJ Arch Jnr DJ SAGT: 6 Winner
Drew Lynch Comedian 10 Runner-up
Issy Simpson Magician BGT: 11 Runner-up
Jackie Evancho Singer 5 Runner-up
Jon Dorenbos Magician 11 Third place
Justice Crew Dance Troupe AuGT: 4 Winners
Kechi Okwuchi Singer 12 Finalist
Kenichi Ebina Dancer 8 Winner
Kseniya Simonova Sand Artist UMT: 1 Winner
Light Balance Electronic Dance Troupe BGT: 8 Semi-finalists
12 Third place
Lost Voice Guy Comedian BGT: 12 Winner
Moonlight Brothers Dance Duo DHT: 4 Winners
Paul Potts Opera Singer BGT: 1 Winner
Paul Zerdin Ventriloquist 10 Winner
Piff the Magic Dragon Comedic Magician 10 Finalist
Preacher Lawson Comedian 12 Finalist
Prince Poppycock Opera Singer 5 Fourth place
The Professional Regurgitator Regurgitator BGT: 4 Semi-finalist
DS: 4 Finalist
ČSMT: 2
IGT: 4 Semi-finalist
FIT: 9 Fourth place
10
Ryan Stock & AmberLynn Sideshow Duo 11 Quarter-finalists
Sal Valentinetti Singer 11 Fifth place
Samuel J. Comroe Comedian 13 Fourth place
Sara and Hero Dog Act 12 Fifth place
Shin Lim Magician 13 Winner
Sofie Dossi Contortionist/Aerialist 11 Finalist
Sons of Serendip Band 9 Fourth place
Susan Boyle Singer BGT: 3 Runner-up
Tape Face Mime 11 Finalist
Taylor Williamson Comedian 8 Runner-up
The Texas Tenors Country/Classical Vocal Group 4 Fourth place
Tokio Myers Pianist/Drummer/Remixer BGT: 11 Winner
Tom Cotter Comedian 7 Runner-up
Uzeyer Novruzov Ladder Acrobat 10 Finalist
FIT: 11 Semi-finalist (as Freeladderman)
Vicki Barbolak Comedian 13 Finalist
Viktor Kee Juggler 11 Finalist

References[edit]

  1. ^ Malone, Michael (October 12, 2018). "'America's Got Talent: The Champions' Premieres on NBC Jan. 7". Broadcasting & Cable. Retrieved October 12, 2018.
  2. ^ Haring, Bruce (May 12, 2018). "'America's Got Talent' Adds Winter Championship Series To NBC Schedule". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 12, 2018.
  3. ^ Littleton, Cynthia (May 12, 2018). "NBC Sets Winter Edition of 'America's Got Talent'". Variety. Retrieved May 12, 2018.
  4. ^ "Shows A-Z - america's got talent: the champions on nbc". The Futon Critic. Retrieved October 23, 2018.
  5. ^ "NBC Carries First Place Momentum Into 2018-19 with Year-Round Programming Strategy Focused on Bold New Shows, Strong Anchors and Top Talent". The Futon Critic. May 13, 2018. Retrieved May 13, 2018.
  6. ^ Welch, Alex (May 12, 2018). "'America's Got Talent' gets winter edition at NBC". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved May 12, 2018.
  7. ^ Schwartz, Ryan (27 September 2018). "Brooklyn Nine-Nine's Terry Crews to Host America's Got Talent Spinoff". TVLine. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  8. ^ Swift, Andy (November 30, 2018). "America's Got Talent: The Champions Reveals Final 25 Returning Acts". TV Line.

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