Sexy Hand Balancer Adds Adorable Dog To His Act On ‘Italia’s Got Talent’ [VIDEO]
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Christian Stoinev is a name that might sound familiar to you if you are a fan of ‘AGT.’ The experienced circus performer is now competing on Italia’s Got Talent with the help of his furry friend, Percy. Take a look at his incredible audition below.
Christian Stoinev Competed On ‘AGT’ And ‘BGT’
Christian first auditioned for ‘AGT’ in its second season with his dog Scooby. His routine featured a combination of hand-balancing along with dog tricks. He was voted into the Vegas Round but later eliminated from the competition. This left him determined to come back to audition again seven years later.
This time he just focused on his incredible hand-balancing talent during his audition. Christian made it to the Judge Cuts where he incorporated his dog Scooby into the routine. He proceeded to do somersaults and handstands with Scooby balancing on his body. This was enough to send him to the Quarterfinals.
Christian ended up in the Judge’s Choice during the semifinals. All four judges voted to send him through to the Top 12. This time, he upped the ante with his act by featuring a second dog. He was later eliminated from the competition. Christian and Scooby appeared on the show I Can Do That on NBC after their ‘AGT’ success. The dynamic duo also won an episode of The Gong Show.
Christian was brought back to compete on ‘AGT: Champions’ with his dog Percy in 2020. Though the performance earned a standing ovation from the judges, they did not earn enough votes to stay in the competition.
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He Won A ‘Got Talent’ Show In The Past
In 2019, Christian and Percy competed on Das Supertalent, otherwise known as Germany’s Got Talent. The pair earned the Golden Buzzer and were a huge fan favorite in the competition from the start.
“I don’t speak German, so a little part of me was unsure,” he said in an interview with Illinois State University. “They really fell in love with Percy though, and they were forced to fall in love with me. We were a fan favorite going into the final, so there was pressure, and I knew we couldn’t mess up.”
Christian and Percy were declared the winners of the competition. “It was amazing to win,” he continued. “We stayed focus and had the best mindset we could. This is what happens when preparation is met with opportunity, and I did everything I could to be prepared for this opportunity.” They also went on to win the Nickelodeon show Unleashed in 2020.
Christian and Percy are currently competing on Italia’s Got Talent. In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, he wrote on social media that he is eager to return to Italy to get back to competing on the show soon.