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"). 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|
|Created by||Simon Cowell|
|Presented by||Farzan Athari |
|Country of origin||Multiple countries (representing Iran)|
|Original language(s)||Persian, English|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||11|
|Original network||MBC Persia (Middle East Broadcasting Center)|
|Original release||31 January 2020 –|
|Related shows||Other Got Talent shows|
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.
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.
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