It’s a good day for Simon Cowell, who has extended his journey to conquer the globe To have talent franchise in two new directions.
The music and television mogul will dust off the variety show for Canada’s Citytv after it was last broadcast on the network for a single season in 2012. Cowell is also in the process of creating a America has talent live show in Las Vegas.
Canada has talent will return in the spring of 2022, with production starting in the fall in Niagara Falls. Fremantle, Cowell’s Syco Entertainment and McGillivray Entertainment Media Inc are producing the talent competition.
America’s Got Talent Las Vegas LIVE will debut at the Luxor Hotel on November 4, as part of a collaboration between MGM Resorts International, Syco and Fremantle. The 75-minute show will feature the famous America has talent alumni, who will take the stage to perform everything from magic to acrobatics.
Cowell said: “Since we launched America has talent, it has always been my dream to have America’s Got Talent LIVE in Las Vegas. I am more than happy that this is happening now. “
Since last year, the To have talent franchise has sold in over 75 territories around the world.