America’s Got Talent Finale Recap: Did the Right Act Win Season 15?

RELATED STORIES Ten acts remained at the top of Wednesday’s two-hour America’s Got Talent finale, but only one would walk away as the winner of Sofia Vergara’s inaugural season. (Wow, try saying that 10 times fast.) Following their final performances on Tuesday’s episode, the finalists of Season 15 — aerialist Alan Silva, singer Archie Williams, […]

America’s Got Talent: Kenan Thompson Joins the Judges for Live Quarterfinals — Watch This Week’s Best Acts

RELATED STORIES Eleven more acts returned to the America’s Got Talent stage on Tuesday for another round of (mostly) live performances. But will the voters be as easy to win over as super-soft guest judge Kenan Thompson? “First of all, thank you all for having me here,” Thompson, the second celeb to step in for […]

America’s Got Talent: Simon Cowell to Skip Live Shows After Breaking Back

RELATED STORIES Simon Cowell will not surprisingly be skipping America’s Got Talent‘s first two live shows this week as he recovers from back surgery. An NBC rep confirms to TVLine that Cowell will be MIA during AGT‘s inaugural live episodes on Tuesday Aug. 11 and Wednesday Aug. 12. Cowell broke his back on Saturday while testing […]

America’s Got Talent Judge Cuts Recap: Which Season 15 Acts Are Going Live?

RELATED STORIES And then there were… fewer. Tuesday’s episode of America’s Got Talent reunited the judges (in person!) to crush a few more dreams and reveal which acts will be proceeding to the Season 15 live episodes. As is the case with all difficult AGT decisions, Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara […]

America’s Got Talent, World of Dance Get May Return Dates on NBC

RELATED STORIES NBC has set one premiere date for two of its summertime staples, America’s Got Talent and World of Dance. AGT Season 15 — which adds Modern Family‘s Sofia Vergara as a judge and welcomes Heidi Klum back to the dais (alongside Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel) — will have a two-hour premiere on […]

America’s Got Talent: The Champions Finale: Kseniya Simonova Returns to Perform With Two Finalists — Watch

One of the most impressive team-ups in America’s Got Talent history is just a few short hours away. Tonight’s finale of America’s Got Talent: The Champions welcomes back fan-favorite act Kseniya Simonova — the sand artist who placed third last season — for a special performance of Lewis Capaldi’s “Someone You Loved.” The vocals come […]

America’s Got Talent: The Champions: Who Will Win? And Who Should Win?

Ten acts remain in the battle to become America’s Got Talent‘s next “World Champion,” and it’s still anyone’s guess which will emerge victorious. So let’s start guessing! The 10 acts still standing include Alexa Lauenburger, whose fleet of well-trained dogs never fails to amuse the judges; Angelina Jordan, whose ethereal renditions of classic rock jams […]

America’s Got Talent Recap: Week 4 Ends With the Judges’ Worst Call Yet

Can Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel please be the next two judges booted from America’s Got Talent? After Monday’s episode of The Champions, which set the stage for next week’s semifinals, I’m not sure either one of them knows the meaning of the word anymore. My frustration — which I imagine will be shared by […]

America’s Got Talent Addresses Gabrielle Union Exit Controversy, Plans to ‘Hear More About Her Concerns’

RELATED STORIES NBC and the producers of America’s Got Talent have vowed to “hear more” about the workplace culture concerns that allegedly led to Gabrielle Union’s dismissal from the series. First, some background: In late November, it was reported that Union and Julianne Hough — both of whom had joined AGT as judges in Season 14 […]

America’s Got Talent Shakeup: 2 Judges Exit Ahead of Season 15

America’s Got… two big vacancies to fill. Judges Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough will not be returning to America’s Got Talent for the NBC competition series’ forthcoming 15th season, according to our sister pub Variety. The pair joined the Peacock’s summertime smash last season, replacing longtime AGT judges Melanie Brown and Heidi Klum. Remaining judges Simon Cowell […]