Persia's Got Talent

Persia's Got Talent is a spin-off of the British talent show Got Talent aimed at Persian-speaking audiences across the world, mainly in Iran (also known as "Persia").[1] It is produced outside Iran and is aired on MBC Persia, part of the Middle East Broadcasting Center, since 31 January 2020.

Persia's Got Talent
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Created bySimon Cowell
Presented byFarzan Athari
Tara Grammy
JudgesArash
Ebi
Mahnaz Afshar
Nazanin Nour
Country of originMultiple countries (representing Iran)
Original language(s)Persian, English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes11
Production
Producer(s)Arash Sobhani
Production company(s)Fremantle
DistributorFremantle
Release
Original networkMBC Persia (Middle East Broadcasting Center)
Original release31 January 2020 –
present
Chronology
Related showsOther Got Talent shows
External links
Official website

The first season was filmed in Sweden, which is home to a large Persian-speaking population. As in other Got Talent shows, competitors of Persia's Got Talent perform for judges and audience votes and the winner receives a cash prize. The contest is open to anyone speaking Persian.[1]

The show is hosted by commercial model Farzan Athari and actress Tara Grammy. The judges are Iranian pop legend Ebi, well-known singer and Eurovision finalist Arash, well-known actress Mahnaz Afshar, and entertainer Nazanin Nour.[2]

Seasons overviewEdit

Season Premiere Final Winner Runner-up Third place Channels
1
January 31, 2020
TBD
MBC Persia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "TV-produktion i Älvsjö når miljonpublik – men tittarna finns inte i Sverige". Sveriges Television (in Swedish). Retrieved 29 January 2020.
  2. ^ Faghihi, Rohollah (13 December 2019). "Has Iran's award-winning actress left Iran to escape prosecution?". Al-Monitor. Retrieved 29 January 2020.