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Angela Hoover

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Information
Age (at audition) 42
Sex Female
Act Comedic Impressionist
Seasons 8
Position Reached Semifinalist

Angela Hoover was a comedic impressionist act from Season 8 of America's Got Talent. She was eliminated in the Semifinals.

Background

Angela Hoover has performed standup at venues such as The Comedy Union, The Comedy Store and the Laugh Factory and recently wrote and performed her 2nd one woman show on the Comedy Central Stage entitled, “Have You Seen My Funnel Cakes” based on her family’s 4-year move to the Vegas suburbs. Angela was the winner of California’s Funniest Female, a semi-finalist in Nick at Nite’s Funniest Mom in America. In 2013 she co-created TALKABOUT, a web series based around 2 New Zealand sisters and radio hosts (with real-life sister Alexandra Hoover) can’t seem to get a caller on the line. 1

Audition

Angela Hoover's audition in Episode 801 consisted of performing a routine about mothers while impersonating the voices and mannerisms of Celine Dion, Drew Barrymore, Kristin Chenoweth and Penelope Cruz. Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, Mel B, and Howie Mandel all voted "Yes," sending Angela to the Vegas Round.

America's Got Talent 2013 Week 1 Auditions - Angela Hoover

America's Got Talent 2013 Week 1 Auditions - Angela Hoover








Vegas Round

Angela Hoover was one of thirty acts to advance straight to the Quarterfinals in New York without performing in Las Vegas in Episode 808.

1st Results ~ AGT 2013 Vegas Week-0

1st Results ~ AGT 2013 Vegas Week-0







Quarterfinals

Angela Hoover's Week 2 Quarterfinals performance in Episode 812 consisted of performing a comedy routine about celebrities such as Mel B, Heidi Klum, and Christina Aguilera while impersonating their voices and mannerisms. In the Judges' Choice, although Howard Stern and Mel B voted for her, Heidi Klum and Howie Mandel did not, forcing a tiebreaker; whichever act received more votes from America would progress. Angela received more votes than Tone the Chiefrocca, sending her to the Semifinals.

Angela Hoover - America's Got Talent 2013 Season 8 - Radio City Music Hall

Angela Hoover - America's Got Talent 2013 Season 8 - Radio City Music Hall

8th Semifinalist will be Revealed ~ AGT 2013 Live

8th Semifinalist will be Revealed ~ AGT 2013 Live














Semifinals

Angela Hoover's Week 1 Semifinals performance in Episode 820 consisted of performing a comedy routine about celebrity moms such as Arianna Huffington, Kourtney Kardashian, Sharon Osbourne, Sofia Vergara reacting to nursery rhymes while impersonating the moms' voices and mannerisms. Angela did not receive enough votes to be sent to the Finals in Episode 821, eliminating her from the competition instead of Taylor Williamson.

Angela Hoover - America's Got Talent 2013 Season 8 - The Semi-Finals FULL

Angela Hoover - America's Got Talent 2013 Season 8 - The Semi-Finals FULL

4 12 advance to The Finals ~ Agt 2013 Live

4 12 advance to The Finals ~ Agt 2013 Live














Trivia

  • Angela Hoover was the first stand-up comedy act of Season 8 whose audition was televised.

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