Nick Uhas
Age (at audition) 32
Sex Male
Act Scientist
Seasons 12
Position Reached Judge Cuts

Nick Uhas was a scientist act from Season 12 of America's Got Talent. He was eliminated in the Judge Cuts.


Nick Uhas was born in Columbus, Ohio and started his career in media at the age of 17 when he became a professional stunt rollerblader for Team Rollerblade USA. While competitively skating, Nick attended college and focused his studies on Acting For Film and Economics at Yale University along with Biology at The Ohio State University. Nick is most recently producing and hosting a Pop Science show called "Nickipedia." [1]

Nick Uhas was also a contestant on Season 15 of CBS’s reality TV show Big Brother, where he was the second person evicted.


Nick Uhas' audition in Episode 1202 consisted of first giving the judges balloons with sulphur hexafluoride gas and having them breathing it in; they subsequently had noticeably lower voices. Next, he had Howie Mandel and Mel B created a chemical reaction with a hydrogen peroxide solution and a catalyst, potassium iodide. Finally he had Howie pour water into liquid nitrogen, creating a large cloud of smoke that enveloped the stage. Howie, Mel B, Heidi Klum, and Simon Cowell all voted "Yes," sending Nick to the Judge Cuts.

Judge Cuts

Nick Uhas' Judge Cuts performance in Episode 1210 consisted of showing Howie Mandel a balloon filled with pure methane and then lighting bubbles on Howie's hand on fire, along with two additional unaired experiments. Simon Cowell buzzed the act. Nick's performance was not strong enough for the judges to send him to the Quarterfinals, eliminating him from the competition along with Lost Legends and Veronica Gonzalez.

Other Appearances


  • Nick is the first known contestant on America's Got Talent to also have been a houseguest on Big Brother.

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