Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE WORLD'S BEST on CBS - Today, February 20, 2019
"The Battle Round, Part 1" - The Battle Round begins, featuring unforgettable match-ups between world-class acts, on a two-hour episode of the new global talent competition series THE WORLD'S BEST, Wednesday, Feb. 20 (9:01-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. James Corden hosts. The acts going head-to-head in "The Battle Round, Part 1" are: • Japan's Manami Ito ("The Miracle Violinist") vs. Kazakhstan's Daneliya Tuleshova ("The Vocal Wonder") • India's Lydian Nadhaswaram ("Mini Maestro") vs. Mongolia's Enkh-Erdene ("The Mongolian Cowboy") • Italy's Sister Cristina Scuccia ("The Singing Nun") vs. Kazakhstan's Dimash Kudaibergen ("The Six Octave Man") • United States' Justin Flom ("King of Cards") vs. United States' Jordan McKnight ("Twisted Sister") • Great Britain's Matt Johnson ("The Drowning Man") vs. China's Li Wei ("Slackline Daredevil") Hosted by James Corden, THE WORLD'S BEST is a one-of-a-kind global talent competition series featuring elite acts from around the world. They not only have to impress the all-star lineup of American judges Drew Barrymore, RuPaul Charles and Faith Hill, but the acts will also need to break through the "wall of the world," featuring 50 of the world's most accomplished experts from every field of entertainment. Only one act will ultimately be crowned THE WORLD'S BEST and win a $1 million prize.