Placeholder Image

Subtitles section Play video

  • [Britain's Got Talent jingle]

  • [Technician?] Very best of luckoff you go.

  • [Charlotte Iaconelli] OK. Thank you.

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Simon Phillip Cowell, whispering to the person next to him] Just when you thought things couldn't be getting worse]

  • [Cowell] Hello.

  • [Jaconelli] Hi

  • [Jonathan Antoine] Hi

  • [Cowell] Hi, how are you?

  • [Jaconelli] I’m fine thanks, how are you?

  • [Cowell] Good. Nice to met you what’s the act’s called?

  • [Jaconelli] Charlotte & Jonathan

  • [Cowell] Charlotte & Jonathan?

  • Okay, how old are you both?

  • [Jaconelli] I’m 16

  • [Antoine] I’m 17

  • [Cowell] OK. And andyou thought the combination would work, whose idea was it?

  • [Jaconelli] It was our singing teacher's, actually. She thought it would be good to try us out together.

  • And we both sounded quite good when we sang what we did.

  • [Cowell] Ok. Your not saying much Jonathan? Are you shy?

  • [Antoine] Ahhhsometimes.

  • I’ve always had problems with my size, since, like, I can remember.

  • And when I was in, sort of, primary school, it was back then that I really had sort of had the meat taken out of me

  • and it kind of damaged my confidence quite a bit. Whenwhen people would say something to me I’d just

  • it would take a little piece out of me in a sense.

  • [Jaconelli] I’m quite protective of Jonathan like if someone

  • if I was there and someone stood there and said something to him

  • I wouldn’t sit – I couldn’t sit there with my mouth shut

  • before you make a judgment on someone you really need to get to know them,

  • it’s notit’s cliché it’s not judging a book by it’s coveryouveyoube got to read what’s inside.

  • [Antoine] Charlotte’s been a really big help for me in terms of confidence and making me a better performer

  • and I really don’t think I’d be going up on stage today if I didn’t have Charlotte by my side.

  • [Cowell] And do you think you could win?

  • [Jaconelli] Ya, together, yes.

  • [Cowell] Alright, good luck.

  • [Jaconelli] Thank you

  • [Antoine] Thank you

  • [audience cheers]

  • [Technician?] Here we go.

  • [Intro of Celine Dion And Andrea Bocelli's The Prayer]

  • [Antoine and Iaconelli] ♪ Sogniamo un mondo senza più violenza

  • Un mondo di giustizia e di speranza

  • Ognuno dia la mano al suo vicino

  • Simbolo di pace e di fraternità ♪

  • [Antoine] ♪ La forza che ci dai

  • [Iaconelli] ♪ We ask that life be kind

  • [Antoine] ♪ È il desiderio che

  • [Iaconelli] ♪ And watch us from above

  • [Antoine] ♪ Ognuno trovi amor

  • [Iaconelli] ♪ We hope each soul will find

  • [Antoine] ♪ Intorno e dentro a sé ♪

  • [Iaconelli] ♪ Another soul to love

  • [Antoine and Iaconelli] ♪ Let this be our prayer

  • Just like every child

  • Needs to find a place, ♪

  • guide us with your grace

  • so well be safe

  • ♪ E la fede che

  • hai acceso in noi

  • [Antoine] ♪ Sento che ci salverà ♪

  • [Applause]

  • [Cowell] Wow wow wow Wowoh my god! Ummm Alesha

  • [Alesha Dixon] It’s not very often that it happens that you can move an audience like that

  • you sing beautifully together it was world class.

  • [Antoine] Thank you very much. Thank you.

  • [Cowell: David?

  • [David Walliams] A pop voice and an opera voice together, it was incredible!

  • [Cowell] Ok this is what I thinkCharlotte, I think your good but Jonathan, you are unbelievable.

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Cowell] And seriously, you have an outstandingly good voice.

  • [Antoine] Thank you very much.

  • [Cowell] How old are you?

  • [Antoine] 17

  • [Cowell] Source: I mean that’s unbelievableJonathan you are a future star.

  • [Antoine] Thank you

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Cowell] I like the fact that this works as a duo but I worry Charlotte whether you are gonna hold him back.

  • [Antoine] Well, weve come on here as a duoand were gonna stay here as a duo.

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Cowell] Ok, David we'd better voteYesorNo”?

  • [Walliams] Aww, such an easy decision. “Yes”.

  • [Antoine] Thank you

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Amanda Holden] Definitely, a “Yesfrom me.

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Dixon] Charlotte I think you voice compliments Jonathan’s really well, so don’t be disheartened. It’s a “Yesfrom me.

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Cowell] You know my head here would say to you Jonathan dump her!

  • [Audience protests]

  • And then my heart would say there was something kind of magical moments together as well.

  • So, I’m gonna sayYesto the two of you, you got fouryes’s”

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Antoine] Thank you

  • [Audience cheers]

  • [Technician?] Yes! Well done!

  • [Cowell] He's something like a Pavarotti that boy, I haven’t heard a voice like that in years.

  • [Walliams] To be that young and that good.

  • [Tech ?] Simon is a massive fan of you, isn’t he?

  • [Antoine] Seems like he is.

  • [unidentified person] That is the biggest response we had to date.

  • [Antoine] Wow!

  • Oh my god

  • [Jaconelli] Wow! I got my pal. Do you think it could be life changing?

  • [Antoine] Life changingwell ya, to be honest.

  • [Jaconelli] I think for you

  • [Antoine] Yes.

[Britain's Got Talent jingle]

Subtitles and vocabulary

Operation of videos Adjust the video here to display the subtitles

A2 antoine cowell jonathan charlotte che duo

Opera duo Charlotte & Jonathan - Britain's Got Talent 2012 audition - International version

  • 541 5
    VoiceTube posted on 2013/05/17
Video vocabulary