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Jimmy Della Valle & Chad Shapiro were a comedy duo from Season 2 of America's Got Talent. They were likely eliminated in the Vegas Round.


Jimmy Della Valle, born and raised in NY, now living in Los Angeles, confesses – “Once a New Yorker, always a New Yorker.” For almost 20 years, he has been a stand up comedian entertaining at comedy clubs, casinos, corporate events and colleges with his quick comedic timing, and his uniquely skewed observations. Jimmy is a true NY Character Actor/Comedian, Voiceover Artist, Writer and Master of Improvisation and Accents. Jimmy was born in Syracuse NY, then moved to Brooklyn, NY where several years later he met his wife in the Hamptons. Jimmy is now Living and Happily married in Los Angeles with his wife who is his biggest fan and best friend as well as their Russian Blue kitty, Marvin. 1

Chad Shapiro started his comedy career in NYC working his way up the comedy chain. Chad Shapiro is a TV-credited comic appearing on both national and network stations. He has spread humor throughout all mediums; TV, radio, internet, and published in joke books. Most recently, Chad has been featured in two issues of the Comic Bible. Feature on 3 Sirius/XM radio stations, and filmed an episode of Yo Momma on MTV, MSG-NY March Madness Comedy; Sketch Show on LOGO. He has also published jokes in Jeffery Gurian’s “Funny, Filthy and Totally Offensive” joke book. 2


Jimmy Della Valle & Chad Shapiro's audition in Episode 204 consisted of telling a joke about how they don't like Jehovah's Witnesses since they're Italian, so they don't like any witnesses. Piers MorganDavid Hasselhoff and possibly Sharon Osbourne voted "Yes," sending the pair to the Vegas Round.

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It is unknown whether or not Jimmy Della Valle and Chad Shipro were present during the Vegas Round as they were never seen. But even if they were, they did not progress to the Semifinals.

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