AMERICA’S GOT TALENT LAS VEGAS LIVE REVEALS OPENING LINEUP FOR SPECTACULAR NEW PRODUCTION
America’s Got Talent Beloved Winners, Finalists and Fan Favorites Take the Stage at Luxor Hotel and Casino Beginning November 4
LAS VEGAS (August 10, 2021) – America’s Got Talent Las Vegas LIVE, the star-studded spectacle from the world’s most successful TV franchise will feature an extraordinary ensemble of winners, finalists, runner ups, AGT fan favorites and golden buzzer acts throughout the brand-new, high energy variety-style production. Premiering November 4 at Luxor Hotel and Casino, America’s Got Talent Las Vegas LIVE will make for an entertainment spectacle that could only happen in The Entertainment Capital of the World.
Serving as resident host is season 12 finalist and America’s Got Talent: The Champions competitor, stand-up comedian Preacher Lawson, who will guide audiences through the jaw-dropping performances in this first-of-its-kind ongoing stage show based on a major television brand. Season 15 winner Brandon Leake will make a special five-week appearance during the show’s opening window, sharing his unique and moving spoken word talent with audiences. The talent never lets up as Leake joins:
- Kodi Lee, the season 14 winner who captured the hearts of America and the rest of the world with his sensational voice and emotional golden buzzer moment
- Deadly Games, the world-renowned knife-throwing duo and semi-finalists that earned a Golden Buzzer and mesmerized viewers throughout season 11 and again on America’s Got Talent: The Champions with a combination of danger, artistry and flexibility
- Duo Transcend, season 13 performance artists specializing in viral, death-defying circus skills including aerial trapeze, diving and roller skating
- The Clairvoyants, the world-famous mentalism duo and season 11 finalists
- The Silhouettes, the astounding shadow performance group that finished as first runner-up in Season 6 and was a Golden-buzzer act from America’s Got Talent: The Champions in 2020
- Light Balance, a high-tech neon and LED dance group that was a Golden Buzzer recipient and finalist in season 12
- The upcoming Season 16 winner of America’s Got Talent
“Luxor is known for offering a diverse lineup of entertainment and this initial list of acts for America’s Got Talent Las Vegas LIVE showcases our continued commitment,” said Chuck Bowling, president and chief operating officer at Mandalay Bay and Luxor. “We look forward to welcoming all of these extraordinary talents to the Luxor family and we can’t wait for guests to be amazed by them when the show opens in November.”
Simon Cowell, executive producer and creator of the “Got Talent” franchise and global entertainment icon, said, “I’m thrilled America’s Got Talent Las Vegas Live will be making Luxor its home. Audiences will be able to enjoy some of the most incredible – and memorable – talents we have seen on AGT in the past 16 years. And, of course, they’ll also get to see this year’s winner. To be able to put on an AGT residency in the world capital of live entertainment is a dream come true.”
“This initial roster of talent embodies the true nature of America’s Got Talent – a spectacular celebration of numerous creative arts coming together on one stage,” said Suzanne Lopez, COO, Fremantle North America. “It has long been a goal of ours to expand AGT with an ongoing stage show, something only a brand of this magnitude can accomplish. Known for its world-class entertainment, we can’t think of a better home than Luxor in Las Vegas where we can now showcase the enormous array of talent discovered throughout our 16 seasons and beyond.”
Details surrounding additional acts, special guest appearances and the show’s award-winning creative team will be shared in the weeks ahead.
America’s Got Talent Las Vegas LIVE will perform Wednesday – Sunday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. inside Luxor Theater. Tickets starting at $49, plus tax and applicable fees, are on sale now and can be purchased at mgmresorts.com, luxor.com and AGTVegasLive.com or by visiting any MGM Resorts International box office. An exclusive “AGT Las Vegas LIVE VIP Backstage Tour and Meet & Greet” package, starting at $159, features a backstage tour, a meet and greet with select cast members and more.
To view America’s Got Talent Las Vegas LIVE sizzle reels and key art, click here.
Show assets, AGT TV show content and the Las Vegas show logo can be downloaded here.
About Luxor Hotel and Casino
One of the most iconic hotels on The Strip, the Luxor pyramid invites curiosity while the inside rewards visitors with equal parts excitement and intrigue. The resort features a wide variety of entertainment including international phenomenon Blue Man Group, the hilarious comedy of Carrot Top, the provocative adult revue FANTASY, and the ultimate competition gaming and entertainment venue HyperX Esports Arena. Luxor is owned by MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit luxor.com, call toll free at (877) 386-4658, or find us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
About Syco Enertainment
Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment, is an independent entertainment company which owns TV formats such as “Got Talent” and “The X Factor”. Got Talent is officially the world’s most successful reality TV format; America’s Got Talent has remained the No1 summer series in the US for the past 16 years; The X Factor is the most successful music TV format in history delivering more global chart stars than any other show. These two shows are currently on air in more than 180 countries and are watched by more than a billion people each year.
Artists discovered on his TV formats have sold over 600 million records and Simon has launched more superstar careers than any other in history including One Direction, Camila Cabello, Leona Lewis, Fifth Harmony, CNCO, Little Mix, Louis Tomlinson, James Arthur, Paul Potts, Susan Boyle and Grace VanderWaal.He also launched the careers of the international groups Il Divo and Westlife.
Fremantle is one of the largest and most successful creators, producers and distributors of scripted and unscripted content in the world. From The Mosquito Coast to Got Talent, We Are Who We Are to Family Feud, American Gods to Idol and My Brilliant Friend to Enslaved – we are behind the world’s most-loved and most-watched shows.
We have an outstanding international network of production teams, companies and labels in over 30 countries - our Fremantle family includes UFA (Germany), Wildside (Italy), Abot Hameiri (Israel), Miso Film (Denmark, Sweden and Norway), Blue Circle (Netherlands), Original Productions (USA) and Easy Tiger (Australia) to name a few.
We produce in excess of 12,000 hours of original programming, roll out more than 70 formats and air 400 programmes a year worldwide. We also distribute over 30,000 hours of content in more than 200 territories.
We are also a world leader in digital and branded entertainment, with more than 426 million fans across 1,500 social channels and over 100 billion views across all platforms - and are the creator of Facebook’s most viewed video of all time, The Sacred Riana. We are part of RTL Group, a global leader across broadcast, content and digital, itself a division of the international media giant Bertelsmann.
For more information, visit www.fremantle.com, or follow us @FremantleHQ and visit our LinkedIn and Facebook pages.
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