Katarina (Norway) (no login) Posted May 11, 2008 12:15 AM
This competition excists in 19 countries, and here's what kind of winners they've had so far:
USA - 1) Singer (Bianca Ryan, 11) - (2nd season) Ventriloquist (Terry Fator, 42)
UK - 1) Opera singer (Paul Potts, 37)
Australia - 1) Singer (Bonnie Anderson, 12)
France - 1) Dancer (Salah, 28) - (2nd season) Dancer (Junior, 27)
Portugal - 1) Dance group (Abstractin)
Russia - 1) Accordionist (Maskim Tokaev, 14) - (2nd season) Acrobat (Dmitry Bulkin, 22)
Greece - 1) Singer (Christos Zacharopoulos, 12)
Belgium - 1) Singing Trio (Triple E)
Holland - 1) Drummer (Lars Nijman, 13)
Sweden - 1) Ventriloquist (Cecilia Andrén, 18)
Germany - 1) Opera singer (Ricardo Marinello, 19)
Hungary - 1) Comedian (Utasi Arpad, 14)
Israel - 1) Aerial trapeze act (Kelev and Eve)
Finland - 1) Beatboxer (Aleksi Vähäpassi, 18)
Spain - 1) Flamenco singer (Salva, 16)
Norway - 1) Singer (Erlend Bratland, 16)
The show is also running in China, Mexico and Austria, and will be opening this year in New Zealand and Poland.
You can look them up on YouTube, it's really fun to see the winners from all the different countries!
And BTW, Cecile, I think the first French winner, Salah, is absolutely amazing!!! In Norway, the 2nd place was a 7-year old boy doing hula hoops, and the 3rd place was a 12-year old female singer... No dancers..