HOWIE Mandel has been a judge on America’s Got Talent the longest out of any judges in the past.
Mandel, Heidi Klum, Sofia Vergara and Simon Cowell all make up the panel as the hosts of the latest season of AGT.
How much does Howie Mandel make on AGT?
Howie Mandel makes $70,000 per episode of America’s Got Talent, according to Talent Recap.
After being on the show for a decade, his net worth is estimated to be a whopping $60million.
It is expected that Sofia Vergara or Simon Cowell take the top spot as highest-paid judge, as their net worth is respectively around $180million and $600million.
Mandel’s most famous gig outside of AGT was hosting Deal or No Deal.
He appeared on AGT for the first time in season five and this season marked his eleventh year behind the infamous X’s.
Who has been a judge in the past?
The original judges of America’s Got Talent were David Hasselhoff, Brandy Norwood, and Piers Morgan when the show began in 2006.
Since then, a slew of famous faces have taken their seats on the judging panel.
The full list includes: David Hasselhoff, Brandy Norwood, Piers Morgan, Julianne Hough, Gabrielle Union, Sofia Vergara, Heidi Klum, Simon Cowell, Howard Stern, Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne, and Mel B.
Who won America’s Got Talent 2021?
Magician Dustin Tavella won season 16 of America’s Got Talent.
The runner-ups were aerialist Aidan Bryant, and comedian Josh Blue.
Who were America’s Got Talent 2021 finalists?
Since its premiere on June 1, 2021, America’s Got Talent saw thousands of auditions for its 16th season.
As the competition narrowed week after week, 10 contestants were left to fight for the grand prize.
Three acts advanced to the finals based on fan votes.
Three other acts, who placed third, fourth and fifth place in the voting, were eligible for the Instant Save with only one earning a spot to move forward in the competition.
The top 10 finalists were:
- Opera singer Victory Brinker, nine years old from Pennsylvania
- Magician Léa Kyle, 25, from France
- Northwell Health Nurse Choir from New York
- Popstar Brooke Simpson, 30, from North Carolina
- Magician Dustin Tavella, 35, from Pennsylvania
- Comedian Josh Blue, 42, from Colorado
- Singer Jimmie Herrod, 30, from Oregon
- World Taekwondo Demonstration Team from South Korea
- Aerialist Aidan Bryant, 16, from Virginia
- Comedian Gina Brillon, 41, from New York
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