America’s Got Talent: The Champions brings together the world’s most talented, memorable and all-around fan favorite acts from past seasons of “AGT” and around the globe from the other “Got Talent” franchises,” spanning 194 territories. Last week, the second set of 10 acts hit the stage . Two acts– Deadly Games (Heidi’s Golden Buzzer) and Cristina Ramos (audience vote) –moved on to the Finals.
Ten more acts perform on Episode 3 airing Monday January 21. At the end of the night, two more acts will move on the the Finals. There are no live shows or live votes. One act from each episode will move on via a “Golden Buzzer” – the four judges and host each have one to use – and the other will be chosen by a panel of superfans, representing viewers from all 50 states.
The NBC series features the judges panel from America’s Got Talent — executive producer Simon Cowell, Mel B, Heidi Klum and Howie Mandel – as well as new host Terry Crews, star of NBC’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Billy & Emily England – Danger Roller Skaters – America’s Got Talent 2017 – Season 12 Finalist – Billy & Emily England are a brother and sister duo who are originally from Birmingham, England, and now live in Las Vegas, Nevada. They competed in season 9 of Britain’s Got Talent and season 12 of America’s Got Talent. They are currently a star attraction in “Absinthe” Las Vegas.
Jon Dorenbos – Magician – America’s Got Talent 2016 – Season 11 Finalist – A now retired NFL football player due to a life-threatening heart condition, Jon Dorenbos placed third on Season 11 of “America’s Got Talent.” His book, “Life is Magic,” published by Simon & Schuster, is being released early in 2019 with a movie being produced by Academy Award nominee Mike Tollin. In addition to performing his show, “Life is Magic” in theaters around the country, Jon is one of the most sought -after corporate keynote speakers. He has also become a regular on “The Ellen Degeneres Show” as both a magician and co-host.
Paul Potts – Opera Singer – Britain’s Got Talent 2007 – Season 1 Winner – This tenor fell in love with opera at age 16, which would eventually lead to him performing on, and winning, the first season of “Britain’s Got Talent” in 2007. His debut album, “One Chance,” topped the charts in 13 countries (including the UK) and his story inspired the Hollywood film of the same name, starring James Corden
Darcy Oake – Magician – Britain’s Got Talent 2013 – Season 8 Finalist – In 2014, Darcy Oake garnered more than 200 million viewers on “Britain’s Got Talent.” Oake went on to make a guest appearance on “America’s Got Talent” in 2016 and was further honored to be a part of Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday celebration where he performed before the Royal Family at a private dinner. He has also headlined the Magic Castle in Hollywood and tours the globe with the stage show, “The Illusionists”.
Prince Poppycock – Opera Singer – America’s Got Talent 2010 – Season 5 Finalist – John Andrew Quale is best known as Prince Poppycock and was a finalist on America’s Got Talent in 2010. John recently originated the role of Albert Maysles in the original parody musical ‘Gaga Gardens’, and before that was nominated for an LA Ovation award in his turn as The Snow Queen.
Samuel J. Comroe – Stand-Up Comic – America’s Got Talent 2018 – Season 13 Finalist – Samuel J. Comroe, a Los Angeles native, is a stand-up comedian who performs at over 100 clubs and colleges annually. He came in fourth place on Season 13 of “America’s Got Talent.” Samuel has also appeared on “Conan,” BET’s “Real Husbands of Hollywood,” and All Def’s “Comedy Originals.” His comedy is made up of the trials and tribulations of living with Tourettes Syndrome since being diagnosed at age 6 and observational material based on his life experiences.
DJ Arch Jnr – “Kid DJ” – South Africa’s Got Talent 2015 – Winner – Oratilwe AJ Hlongwane (6 years old) popularly known as DJ Arch Jnr, is a Johannesburg born young talent from South Africa. He won South “Africa’s Got Talent” in 2015 and became the youngest “Got Talent” winner ever at 3 years old. DJ Arch Jnr has secured many high-profile opportunities and was named the World’s Youngest Club DJ by the Guinness World Records.
Angelica Hale – Singer – America’s Got Talent 2017 – Season 12 Runner Up – Angelica Hale is an 11-year old singer from Atlanta who competed in season 12 of “America’s Got Talent” in 2017, received Chris Hardwick’s Golden Buzzer and finished as the youngest runner-up in the show’s history. She was a featured performer in the “91st Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade” in 2017 and has appeared on “Little Big Shots,” “Today” and many others. She is currently working on her debut album and has completed shooting her first feature movie, American Reject.
Tom Cotter – Stand-up Comic – America’s Got Talent 2012 – Season 7 Runner-Up – Comedian Tom Cotter has taken the comedy scene by storm since finishing as runner-up and becoming a breakout star from Season 7’s “America’s Got Talent.” You can find Tom headlining many of America’s most famous comedy clubs, including the Improv, Catch a Rising Star, the Gotham Comedy Club and Caroline’s on Broadway.
Ryan Stock & AmberLynn – Danger Act – America’s Got Talent 2015 – Season 11 Finalist – Ryan Stock and AmberLynn participated in the 11th season of “America’s Got Talent.” During the quarterfinals, the duo went viral and became an overnight sensation when AmberLynn accidentally shot Ryan in the neck with a flaming arrow on live television. After “AGT,” they immediately went on to perform a six-month residency in Las Vegas and take their show around the world.