Close-up magician Shin Lim is the announced grand winner of America’s Got Talent 2018 competition on Wednesday, September 19, 2018.
Acrobat group Zurcaroh finished 2nd place.
The result was revealed at the end of Wednesday’s AGT live grand finals results show, September 19, 2018.
Shin gave a winning and magical card trick performance on Tuesday, which the judges predicted he could win the show.
“Oh my God. You have been so great. This was so good. you could actually win this competition,” said Simon.
“That was 1 million dollar act. This is a winning act,” said Howie.
“That was pure magic,” said Mel B. “You are definitely one of the best close-up magician we have,” said Heidi.
Shin beats Zurcaroh, Brian King Joseph, Samuel J. Comroe and Michael Ketterer in the public vote.
Shin Lim took home the $1 million prize and a chance to headline a show in Las Vegas.
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