AMERICAN IDOL finalist Jessica Sanchez is no overnight sensation. In fact, back when she was 11, Jessica wowed the original lineup of judges — Piers Morgan, David Hasselhoff and Brandy — on AMERICA’S GOT TALENT.
Jessica didn’t win (another 11 year-old named Bianca Ryan did) but she seems to have landed on her feet.
Now 16, the five foot Filipino powerhouse is a finalist on AMERICAN IDOL!
Here’s what Jessica looked like then (and now):
AMERICA’S GOT TALENT (2006):
AMERICAN IDOL (2012):