Johnston native, URI graduate, and up-close magician Mat Franco has qualified as one of six finalists who will perform September 16th on the "America's Got Talent" Season 9 Finale. The show will air Tuesday at 9 pm on NBC.
See Franco amaze the judges in the video below
Franco who has been performing illusions and card tricks since childhood, has repeatedly "wowed" the judges for the NBC reality game show. This years judges are: Howie Mandel, Howard Stern, Heidi Klum, and Melanie Brown.
Franco and the other five finalists will perform for their last chance to win America's vote. His competition includes:
The Season 9 winner will be announced in the series finale on September 17th at 8 pm. The winner receives a cash prize of $1 million and will headline a Las Vegas show.
Video: Franco's iPhone Magic Trick