She went on to add that with now two years’ worth of preparation, AGT would be back bigger and better in 2022.
“I was so ready, we all were. The crew on this show are the best in the biz and they’ve been working on this now for two years with no big shiny show to give to you all at the end of all their hard work! We were so close (again)…but so far. 😫
“All I can say is…when we are finally back…we’ve got a hell of a lot of talent for you! X.”
British recording artists a judge on this year’s show Alesha Dixon echoed Ricki’s statement by immediately commenting: “Beautifully said @therickilee !!! Momentary pause…..because the show must go on! 😉❤️❤️❤️.”
Channel Seven confirmed the show’s postponement with a heavy hearted statement.
“Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions in Sydney, we have decided to postpone production of the new season of AGT to a date to be determined,” it read.
“A studio audience is a vitally important part of this much-loved show, so we have made the responsible but tough call to not go ahead for now.
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