New Zealand's Got Talent launches new season

Louise Duffy | 25-08-2013

New Zealandís Got Talent is returning for a second season on TV ONE next month.

Season one of the reality show was one of the highest rating programmes in New Zealand in the past decade. In 2012, NZGT reached 869,300 viewers on average per episode, and every episode for 13 consecutive weeks topped the ratings.

Rachel Hunter and Jason Kerrison return to the judging table, joined by US dancer and choreographer Cris Judd. Tamati Coffey returns to host the show.

TVNZís head of television, Jeff Latch, said: ďThe strength of NZGT rests with the diversity of talent, and the resulting breadth of its appeal to New Zealand viewers. This yearís talent is extraordinary and we canít wait to get the show on air in September.Ē

New Zealandís Got Talent premieres on TV ONE on Sunday 15 September at 7.30pm.