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Series 3 - Judges And Presenters

Kat

Kat

Comedy Judge

Kat Kasisopa aka Pussy”Kat” Bangkok is an interactive cabaret stand-up comedy act. She is an experienced presenter, comedian and actress who has entertained audiences as Cookie Power in Channel 4’s Big Brother UK in 2008 and as a pantomime actress in Leicester Square, and around the country. Kat appeared annually as a panelist on Big Brother’s Bit On The Side, Channel 5. Kat was one of the official podium hosts for Pride in London 2019. Kat was shortlisted to be in the top 5 for the Best Newcomers award 2019 ,The QX Cabaret Awards 2019.Kat.comedian#pussykatbangkok



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Ryan

Ryan

Dance Judge

Ryan Stanley is a professional dancer from the North West. He specialises in commercial dance and heels choreography yet is trained in all technical aspects of dance. At the young age of 16, Ryan won the World Street Dance championships against hundreds of other contestants, from other 20 countries from this he has sought to win hundreds of titles from British championships to all star dancers, these accolades led Ryan to then eventually move on to judging multiple competitions across the country himself. His professional career has seen him work alongside some of the biggest stars from Elton John to Demi Lovato to new global star, Lizzo. He has performed all over the country from Sadler’s Wells national tour “Breakin Convention” to Lytham Festival. Ryan has often been described as “someone you can’t take your eyes off when dancing, his presence and passion is something you can’t teach



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Dee

Dee

Magic Judge

Dee Riley is a multi award winning stage and closeup magician. Dee is a cabaret magician host and compere , using magic to music to create beautiful , different & funny routines. His magic and hosting is full of energy, quick witt with hecklers and banter. Dee has several residencies all over London From Mayfair, covent garden to Battersea where he can be seen weekly show casing his closeup magic talents. Magic isn't his only passion Dee is also an established artist & illustrator, he has his own comedy book out "69 ways over 70" as well as having illustrated children's books as well as other private commissioned pieces. * Brain May - "I can see Freddie in you" * HRH Prince Harry - "Very very well done" * Katy Perry - "OMG WOW" David Walliams - "Very memorable"



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Dominic

Dominic

Singing Judge

Having had a long career working on productions for the likes of the BBC, ITV and working in the west-end, Dominic brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the panel of NTE and is extremely excited to find the next rising star. Being extremely at home with casting for his own production shows and creating bespoke entertainment for events, it’s fair to say the singers are in safe hands. I’m sure Dominic will be on the lookout for exceptional talent, who could potentially be offered a contract within his company International Shows.



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Ivy

Ivy

Variety Judge

Bobby Hall (known onstage as Ivy Rose) started his professional performing career as a children’s entertainer At 18. He created and performed in his own branded children’s show performing in hotels across Blackpool. Before long he combined his skills and landed a job with a major holiday park and became a dancer in the shows. For the next three years he travelled the country and came third in Project talent, a national competition between the entertainers of all 36 parks. Bobby has appeared on many television programmes working with Brendan O’carol, Noel Edmunds and the late Peaches Geldolf and has few more programmes released later this year. Bobby has a strong set of acting skills working in all types of performance spaces and experiences. From Shakespeare to ScareActing, theatrics to street performances, Bobby has a wide knowledge of the performing arts having a degree in dance performance and choreography, he certainly knows how to put a show together. Ivy and her four dancers are slick and professional with aerial skills, acrobatics and killer choreography, this drag queen has it all. And the perfect variety judge.



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Alexander

Alexander

Presenter

Alexander Westwood is a young, up and coming actor with experience in stage, screen and presenting a-plenty. From his appearances in various adverts and television series it was clear that this young man was a natural talent waiting to be showcased in the right role. Alexander’s training includes studying at drama school, notably Midlands Academy of Musical Theatre as well as working with various talented individuals within the industry. He first found presenting talent working on the children’s show “Sensations”, created by University Students. His other credits include a wide range of acclaimed performances, from stage to screen. Notable performances include Adam in “Unstable”, Ashley in “Gender: Ashley’s Story” and of course his rendition of Chris Keller in Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons” with one reviewer noting that it was ‘An outstanding production... It was hard to take my eyes off Alexander Westwood who played Chris brilliantly. Alexander aspires to eventually portray the lead role of ‘The Doctor’ in the long running, hit BBC TV series “Doctor Who.



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