The 51-year-old judge admitted she was “disappointed” by the action, Impress the judges beforeperformed his stunt with black water, so that everyone could not see what was going on.
Giving feedback, Amanda said: “Well, it’s a lot of work and it’s dangerous, but I have to say you let me down tonight.
“I think your first audition we were on the edge of the seat, I thought it was more intense, I think tonight because of the darkness and everything else, we just wondered if there was less danger and more deception going on in that tank. “
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As she defended Andrew, her co-judge Simon Cowell was shocked by her comments and exclaimed: “Cheat?! Like what?”
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During the runaway Andrew’s performance, he was locked in a shark cage and then submerged in water, where he had to rescue himself.
However, during a certain part of the performance, the water in the tank turned black and neither the audience, judges nor the audience could see what was going on.
Watchers of the show were baffled by the mistake, as they pointed out that they couldn’t see the escapist actually getting away.
One said: “What’s the point of this act if we can’t see him? #bgt #BritainsGotTalent.”
Another account said: “If we can’t see, what’s the point? We’re watching the clock right now #bgt.”
Another follower wrote: “Now we can’t see him anymore…awesome #bgt.”
And another added: “If he wants darkness, he can wear a blindfold and still let everyone see what’s going on in the tank! #BGT.”
However, other viewers were quick to fight back as they praised Andrew’s “absolutely epic” stunt.
One said: “Well done Andrew, this is absolutely epic and intense and I’m on the edge of my seat! #BGT.”
A different account said: “Andrew #BGT is awesome” with the star eye emoji.
While another added: “@BGT Andrew this is awesome! I’m so nervous for him because he’s on the edge of the seat! #BGT.”
It’s been an eventful week for the live semis, with Monday’s episode causing a scream Amanda escapes studio in witch horrific audition.
In the show, the witch is sent home laterasked judges Amanda, Simon, Alyssa Dixon and David Williams to pick a message in each box that had a “hunch” that would evoke their “deepest, darkest fears”.
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After taking out a series of messages, the last note read “rodent” as Amanda was asked to lift the box and open it to encounter a real rat on the jury.
When the witch grabbed the animal and started chasing Amanda, Amanda screamed and ran away from the studio with Alessa, saying, “What’s wrong with Amanda? The mouse got your tongue!”
Britain’s Got Talent continues this week at 8pm on ITV.
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