The Judging Panel was Simon Cowell, Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum, and Mel B since Season 8 of America's Got Talent . Now the cast has changed.
Cowell has opened up about the decision. What does he say about the casting change?
Heidi Klum and Mel B were replaced by Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough
Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough want be the new judges.  America's Got Talent is its fearless drive to reinvent itself, "Meredith Ahr, President of Alternative and Reality Group at NBC Entertainment said concerning the announcement according to deadline. Simon and Howie on the panel. "
The announcement then focussed on the newcomers. "Gabrielle and Julianne are two of the most aspirational women in business, on top of being electric entertainers with talent across disciplines," Ahr said. Terry Crews wants to continue to light up the stage with his quick wit and unending charm. "
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Simon Cowell attends NBC's "America's Got Talent" Season 14 Kickoff | Getty Images / Presley Ann / MovieMagic
Cowell opened up about Season 14 and he was asked about why Heidi Klum and Mel B were replaced this season. Cowell claimed that it was not personal
"It was not like it was not working. Everyone who's been on the show over the years, judge or host, has done a brilliant job. It's just one of those shows where I think occasionally they just like to rotate the panel, "he said.
He thus claimed Mel B's personal problems were not part of the decision. "Oh, no. She was very professional. Whatever was going on in her private life, she never brought to the show. "
Cowell said Julianne Hough at first thought the job was a mistake
There is an adjustment period when a cast changes. Cowell revealed that he was one of the newer judges, Julianne Hough.
"I asked, 'Have you ever worked for one day on a job where you thought you made a big mistake?' She said, 'Yes. This job. 'I asked why. She said, 'You. I said it was kidding around, "he said.
Cowell had good things to say about union. "With Gabrielle, we spent a couple of hours talking and I really connected with her. She wants to do the show for the right reasons.
It's like this will not be the last time casting will change on America's Got Talent in order to keep things fresh. Everything seems to be on good terms.