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America ’ s Got Talent - Season 16 2021
Simon Cowell asked Léa Kyle “ why AGT ” before her audition act and she responded “ I hope it will change my life ”. With that simple phrase and a fabulous audition act Léa was catapulted center stage , into the spotlight , on the largest talent show in the world . She has never looked back .
Léa holds the honor of being the first solo female magician and quick-change artist to reach the semi-finals , finishing fifth on the “ America ’ s Got Talent ” televised program . That success has led to a residence in the “ live ” version of the AGT show at the LUXOR Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas . To quote Simon Cowell , “ I genuinely believe you are the very best in the world ”.
Léa with Heidi Klum
Léa became an international viral sensation on Tuesday June 29th , 2021 when her quick-change magic act audition performance on “ America ’ s Got Talent ” earned her a “ Golden Buzzer ” first from fashion icon , Heidi Klum . With that accomplishment , Léa made history , as the first magic act ever to receive a “ Golden Buzzer ” in the audition phase of the AGT show .
Léa designs and fabricates her own haute couture magic creations , she explained , “ never in my wildest dreams did I envision receiving such a prestigious honor as a golden buzzer .”
Léa didn ’ t achieve her success overnight , her rise to star status has taken diligence , rehearsals , failures and a willingness to learn from each opportunity .
She admits , “ when I commit to something it ’ s 100 %, full emersion . I think that ability
The Golden Buzzer on AGT
“ I genuinely believe you are the very best in the world ” - Simon Cowell
10 MAY | 2022