Familiar faces return for Week Two of ‘AGT: Champions’

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com America’s Got Talent: The Champions debuted last week! Acts from around the world competed for their chance to impress Got Talent creator Simon Cowell and his fellow AGT judges Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum, and Mel B. Last week, Scary Spice gave Susan Boyle her Golden Buzzer.  Meanwhile, a panel of superfans […]

New costumed characters invade ‘The Masked Singer’ stage

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last week, The Masked Singer made its debut on FOX! Six costumed celebrities competed for the right to advance to future rounds of the show.  There were a few standouts including the Lion, the Peacock, and the Monster.  Sadly, the Hippo failed to impress the audience and the judges (Ken Jeong, […]

A Conversation with Jessie Godderz

‘Big Brother’ alum, actor, and wrestler Jessie Godderz visited “Jake’s Take” for “A Conversation.”

‘America’s Got Talent: The Champions’ Premieres

Alex Magala, Bianca Ryan, the Clairvoyants, Susan Boyle & Vicki Barbolak headline week one of “America’s Got Talent: The Champions.”

Jake’s Take-The Greatest ‘America’s Got Talent’ Music Acts of All-Time

“Jake’s Take” reveals the Top 26 music acts in ‘America’s Got Talent’ history.

FOX asks viewers and celebrity judges to identify ‘The Masked Singer’

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com FOX Television aired the first episode American adaptation of the South Korean television show King of Mask Singer.  The Masked Singer brings together 12 celebrities who are “household names” and have disguised them in 12 elaborate costumes. The panelists (Nicole Scherzinger, Ken Jeong, Robin Thicke, and Jenny McCarthy) and the audience […]

‘The Kennedy Center Honors’ Cher, ‘Hamilton’ & Reba

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Earlier this month, political leaders and international superstars arrived at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts to celebrate leaders in the entertainment industry. However, this event was not your parents or grandparents’ Kennedy Center Honors ceremony. There were numerous changes to the iconic television special.  Music legend Gloria […]

Jake’s Take’s Best of 2018: Top 20 Reality TV Performances

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com   It is hard to believe that 2018 is coming to a close! Every year, Jake’s Take delivers a “Best Of” series that celebrates the year in music, comics, and television.  Up first, we honor some of the best performances from arts-based Reality TV shows. This year, Jake’s Take found 20 […]

Jake’s Take Celebrates Halloween: The Top 10 Power Rangers Villains Of All-Time

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It’s Halloween time! As always, Jake’s Take puts the spotlights on our favorite fictional antagonists!  This year’s tribute honors the Power Rangers villains! This group of villains made an impact on the 25-year-old franchise that there was no way that I would not celebrate Halloween without them.   So, without further ado, […]

Jennifer Hudson Returns To ‘The Voice’ As Season 15 Blinds Begin

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Oscar and Grammy-winning performer Jennifer Hudson returned to The Voice to join Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, and fellow American Idol alum Kelly Clarkson to the coaches’ chairs.   Did any of the coaches find the talent necessary to join Cassadee Pope, Tessanne Chin, Jordan Smith, Sundance Hand, and Chloe Kohanski in the […]

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