‘You’ve got to stand out from the pack’: Simon Cowell to judge Australian Family’s Got Talent with Samantha Armytage and David Koch on Sunrise
Simon Cowell has teamed up with Seven’s Sunrise for a surprising competition.
The music mogul will virtually judge ‘Australian Family’s Got Talent’ with Samantha Armytage and David Koch on the breakfast show in the coming weeks.
Kochie announced the collaboration on Wednesday morning, revealing that the show will air as a regular segment on Sunrise and aims to showcase talented Aussie families.
Coming soon! Simon Cowell (pictured) has teamed up with Seven’s Sunrise to judge new competition Australian Family’s Got Talent, that’ll air as a segment on the breakfast show
Speaking to Simon Cowell via satellite, Kochie said: ‘This morning we’re launching a competition here on Sunrise called Australian Family’s Got Talent and you’ll ultimately choose the winner. What will really impress you?’
Simon added: ‘The most important thing is you’ve got to stand out from the pack.
‘There are so many clips posted online everyday, so try and do something we haven’t seen before. The only risk is playing safe, so don’t play safe, really put it all out there, be true to yourself and have fun.’
‘You’ve got to stand out from the pack’: David Koch (left) announced the surprise collaboration on Wednesday while interviewing Simon, saying it aims to showcase talented Aussie families
The Sunrise competition aims to virtually showcase Aussie families at home.
From dancing and singing to tricks with your pet, the competition is asking families to get as creative as possible with the entries.
To enter, you must film your family performing your talent and send a link to the video to Channel Seven directly.
Entries close Tuesday 16 June 11:59pm AEST with the winner announced on Wednesday 24 June.
Will you be entering? The competition will air as a regular segment on Sunrise with Samantha Armytage (pictured) and Kochie. Simon Cowell will virtually judge entries from overseas
During his interview on Sunrise, Simon also discussed his home life with six-year-old son Eric and long-term partner Lauren Silverman.
‘He has literally changed my life, him and Lauren,’ said the doting dad of Eric.
‘To have a little boy at my age, it gives me a whole new perspective of life.’
Family fun! The competition aims to virtually showcase Aussie families at home. From dancing and singing to tricks with your pet, Sunrise are asking families to get creative