Each week 2 acts in Australia’s Got Talent semi-finals graduate to the Grand Final -one being the judge’s choice, the other as the viewer’s choice after phone voting.
So it’s more than a little confusing that a press preview for Monday night’s episode reveals the act that wins the public vote from tonight’s episode. A vote that is yet to open.
The footage includes Dave Hughes announcing the winning act in voice over, with matching footage of the jubilant act.
A Nine spokesperson said the vision was a temporary place holder with correct vision yet to be delivered on Monday afternoon.
Sometimes in similar situations a press preview will include a title card indicating where footage is to be inserted.
Nine assures footage of jubilant acts was shot with all semi-finalists.
UPDATED: Heavy Metal Kid guitarist Callum has proceeded to the Grand Final. Not the same act that was incorporated in the Nine preview. Conspiracy theory over….