Young Donacarney magician, Cillian O’Connor, is set to star in an American TV talent show.

The talented teen, who came third on the Britain’s Got Talent show, has been hand picked by Simon Cowell to be part of his team in a spin off show to be screened in the States.

The series was recorded over the summer and the basis of the show is that all the judgesfrom the British version pick a fantasy league team which compete against each other with ultimately one winner.

Cillian’s show is expected to air on January 20th and Meath Live will publish details of where it can be viewed in Ireland when we get them