EXCLUSIVE: US TV presenter Kelly Osbourne will be a judge on Australia’s Got Talent, being revived by Nine for 2016.
She will be joined by former Australian Idol judge, Ian ‘Dicko’ Dickson.
They are two of four judges who will sit on the panel of the FremantleMedia Australia show.
Osbourne, who recently appeared as a guest judge on Australia’s Next Top Model, is best known for Fashion Police and The Osbournes, appearing with her Reality TV family. Her mother Sharon Osbourne has judged on The X Factor UK and America’s Got Talent, before joining The Talk.
‘Dicko’ shot to fame as a music industry exec turned TV judge on Idol, embraced by the audience for his straight-shooting criticism and sense of humour.
He won Celebrity Apprentice 2012, another Nine / Fremantle production, and has a lengthy list of TV credits including Survivor Australia, My Restaurant Rules and Dancing with the Stars.
Another male and female judge are yet to be revealed -both are local names.
Yesterday it was reported Dave Hughes would host the show, previously fronted by Julia Morris on Nine. Hughesy joined Nine earlier this year for The Footy Show.
Applications for 2016 acts have already closed.