Diane Marie Bannard was a Hula-Hoop performer from Season 9 of America's Got Talent. She was eliminated in the audition round. She returned in Season 11 as Diane Bannard. She was eliminated in the audition round again.
Diane Bannard is from Ocala, Florida. She has been hula-hooping for more than 20 years.
Diane Bannard returned in Season 11. Her audition in Episode 1103 consisted of twirling a hula-hoop around her hips and then around her neck. Mel B and Simon Cowell buzzed the act. Mel B and Simon voted "No," eliminating Diane from the competition again. After the performance, Nick Cannon joined Diane on stage to spin hoops around their necks.