89-Year-Old Stripper Shows Simon Cowell Her Patriotism On ‘America’s Got Talent’

Eighty-nine-year-old dancer Penny Starr Sr. stunned Simon Cowell and the opposite judges with a stars-and-striptease on “America’s Got Talent.” (Watch the video beneath.)

In a preview clip shared by Parade on Monday, the self-proclaimed “Living Legend of Burlesque” started her routine innocently sufficient, festooned in a crimson, white and blue boa and dancing to “You’re a Grand Old Flag.”

However it rapidly turned obvious that this act was going to get spicy. “She’s going to take her clothes off,” Cowell proclaimed.

As Starr continued to shed clothes, the persnickety panelist turned bug-eyed, and fellow decide Howie Mandel exclaimed, “Whoa, whoa, whoa.”

As for a way Cowell in the end critiqued her, she advised Florida In the present day: “If he would have blown the buzzer on me while I was working, I would have turned around and said, ‘Respect your elders.’ But no, he was nice.”

Starr, from Palm Bay, Florida, advised the outlet that she bought her begin when she ran away with the circus and ultimately discovered burlesque dancing there. She mentioned she used to have breakfast with Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. when she labored on the Flamingo in Las Vegas again within the day.

Appears like “America’s Got Talent” bought the message.