It used to be one of the most popular forms of entertainment. Names like Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy, Willie Tyler and Lester, and Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop have dominated the cultural conversation, taking their voice throwing talent to new levels of celebrity. While the whole “mouth moving” controversy always seems to get in the way, audiences still love a good puppet master (cough, cough – Jeff Dunham – cough, cough).
She’s One Of America’s Got Talent Leading Contestants
During the ’70s, one of the most outrageous acts was the disco-themed Waylan Flowers and Madame. From the flamboyant demeanor of the human to the man hungry attitude of the doll, fans couldn’t get enough of the “feisty old broad.” Now Ms. M has some competition. Her name is Edna Doorknocker and she’s the newest edition to America’s Got Talent semi-finalist Darci Lynne’s bag of tricks.
She Has Many Unique Puppets And Characters
During a recent episode of the popular contest series, the little diva introduced her smart alecky curmudgeon to the panel, and all Edna wanted to do was hit on Simon Cowell. Apparently, he is hot stuff to the ladies in the nursing home, and once she got close to the often cantankerous judge, she got under his skin. In fact, Simon started to blush.
But Her Latest One Is A Real Pip!
See Video Of Darci’s Performance On The Next Page