Farewell, AGT: See the Stars Who Started on the Show!
Source: Channel Nine
The Nine Network has confirmed that it has pulled the plug on embattled reality show Australia's Got Talent. Media site Mumbrella broke the news yesterday and a Nine spokesperson confirmed the news with a simple statement last night: "We will not be producing Australia's Got Talent this year." Last year was a tumultuous one for the show, with a contract battle with Channel Seven (over former Spice Girl Mel B's involvement) taking the sheen off the launch of the seventh season.
Low ratings and high production costs are said to be behind the cut, though 2013's line-up of judges — Timomatic, who was once a contestant on the show, Dawn French, Geri Halliwell and Kyle Sandilands, with Julia Morris as host — was well-received by audiences. There's no word on if it'll get picked up by another network, so for now let's farewell the show with a look at the stellar talents it produced. Keep reading!