Terry Fator

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10, 1965
Dallas, TX
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10, 1965 (age 51)
Dallas, TX


Famous ventriloquist who won the second season of "America's Got Talent" and performed at The Mirage in Las Vegas. He mastered over 100 ventriloquial impersonations and had 16 different puppet characters.

Before Fame

He studied at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. He actually started studying ventriloquism in the fifth grade after reading "Ventriloquism for Fun and Profit" by the legendary Paul Winchell.


He was the lead singer of Freedom Jam and Texas the Band. He and the band turned down a record contract after the label representative told him to stop impersonating other singers.

Family Life

He married Taylor Dew in Hawaii on November 3, 2010, after his first wife, Melinda, left him in January 2009. The divorce proceedings dragged on until a settlement was reached on November 2, 2010.

Associated With

He appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" with Simon Cowell on March 17, 2008.

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