The Big Break: Talent Competition Shows

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  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season 3 Last Comic Standing
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season 3 Americans next best dance crew
  • 060611 Shows For Lens On Talent Season 3 Star Search
  • 060611 Shows For Lens On Talent Season 3 Project Runway
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season 3 the voice
  • 060611 Shows For Lens On Talent Season 3 Apollo
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season 3 Sing Off
  • 060611 Shows For Lens On Talent Season3 American Idol
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season3 Americas Next Top Model
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season 3 Nashville Star
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season3 Popstars
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season3 So You Think You Can Dance
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season 3 The Gong
  • 060611 Shows Lens On Talent Season3 America Got Talent
  • 060611 Shows For Lens On Talent Season 3 The X Factor
  • 060611 Shows For Lens On Talent Season 3 America Making The Band

Star Search

The pinnacle of talent competition television shows has to be the original Star Search, which aired between 1983-1995. Unlike other shows, which featured on a specific category, Star Search had eight categories ranging from singing to comedy. Click here to learn more about all the big stars who first appeared on Star Search.

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