The twelfth episode of Season 2, and the twenty-seventh episode of America's Got Talent overall, was a special two-hour season finale which aired on August 21, 2007 from Hollywood. There were several guest appearances and performances and the final placements of the last four contestants were announced.

Terry Fator was revealed to be the winner of Season 2 of America's Got Talent, thereby getting the top prize of one million dollars.

Cas Haley, Butterscotch, and Julienne Irwin finished as first runner-up, second runner-up, and third runner-up respectively.

This was the first finale to feature the Audition All-Stars.

Top 10

The Top 10 acts introduced the finale by singing "Celebration" together.

Audition All Stars

The "Audition All Stars" were introduced in Season 2, consisting of 13 acts eliminated early in the competition who were considered either "humorous" or "terrible" acts. They performed "We Are the Champions" together. Three of the acts had progressed to the Vegas Round before being eliminated.

SamaduSam Adu MeghanmillerMeghan Miller TonylabreaTony La Brea SunshineSunshine
FredgrzybowskiFred Grzybowski GrannypearlGranny Pearl NormandiemanchesterNormandie Manchester MaximillianaMaximilliana
Mrbigwhostheguybeal"Who's the Guy" Beal LaticiawidmanLaticia Widman 204mouthbangerMouth Banger TikarainnTika Rainn
TomzemkeBronzon Gold

Guest Performers


Name Image Act Placement
Julienne Irwin Julienneirwin Singer 4th
Butterscotch Butterscotch Beatboxer/Singer 3rd
Cas Haley Cashaley Singer/Guitarist 2nd
Terry Fator Terryfator Ventriloquist/Singing Impressionist Winner