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Robert Channing was a speed painter from Season 9 of America's Got Talent. He was eliminated before Judgment Week.


Using his fingertips, palms and multiple brushes, Robert paints portraits of famous people on a five foot by six foot canvas in just a matter of minutes. His creations are choreographed to booming music that is powerful and stimulates the senses. Robert's Imagination Into Art™ is described as taking his audience through a journey of amazement, suspense, cheers, motivation and surprise.

Robert has been married for over 17 years to the love of his life Brenda Leigh Johnson and has one daughter and three sons. As a professional speaker and entertainer, he's been performing and running his entertainment and speaking career since the age of 12 called Power Performers. Robert loves giving back to people, the community and the world at large and is passionate about helping and encouraging others to follow their dreams. [1]

Robert was signed by famous manager John McEntee who landed winner of Season 2 of America's Got Talent ventriloquist Terry Fator to a 100 million dollar contract at the Mirage in Las Vegas.


Robert Channing's audition in Episode 905 consisted of painting on a dark canvas with seemingly clear paint and then throwing glitter onto his canvas to create a glitter painting of Howard Stern. Howard, Heidi KlumMel B, and Howie Mandel all voted an enthusiastic "Yes," sending Robert to Judgment Week.

Judgment Week[]

Robert Channing was not present during Judgment Week as he was never seen, meaning he either withdrew or was cut by the producers before this stage of the competition.

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