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82 Year Old Evelyn Gets Golden Buzzer On Ireland's Got Talent

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11:49 4 Feb 2018


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Ireland's Got Talent kicked off last night and there really was something for everyone. 

But it was Evelyn Williams from Tallaght who stole the nation's heart. 

The 82 year old was sent straight through to the semi-finals after getting the golden buzzer from judge Michelle Visasge.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Wow! Wow! Wow!!! 😮😮😮<br>What a performance from Evelyn! And what a first show of Ireland&#39;s Got Talent! <br>Here&#39;s a chance to relive Evelyn&#39;s Golden Buzzer performance one more time. Brand New: Ireland&#39;s Got Talent, continues next Saturday at 7.30pm on TV3. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GotTalentIRL?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GotTalentIRL</a> <a href="https://t.co/DJMHwL8ZVF">pic.twitter.com/DJMHwL8ZVF</a></p>&mdash; TV3 (@TV3Ireland) <a href="https://twitter.com/TV3Ireland/status/959894282197909504?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 3, 2018</a></blockquote>
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And everyone loved her on Twitter: 

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Watched Evelyn again..<br><br>Cried again..<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/EvelynForEurovision?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#EvelynForEurovision</a> 🇮🇪<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IrelandsGotTalent?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#IrelandsGotTalent</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GotTalentIRL?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GotTalentIRL</a></p>&mdash; 🌍Michael Finnan🌞 (@finnan22) <a href="https://twitter.com/finnan22/status/960104959751712768?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 4, 2018</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Wow I&#39;m An Emotional Mess 😭❤️ Evelyn Send In The Clowns <a href="https://twitter.com/itsIGT?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@itsIGT</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/TV3Ireland?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@TV3Ireland</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GotTalentIRL?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GotTalentIRL</a> She&#39;s Gold Absolutely Magical Woman &amp; Performance</p>&mdash; MARKISS 💋: 🌎👼🏼 (@MarkissCG) <a href="https://twitter.com/MarkissCG/status/959942984262410242?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 4, 2018</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Actual sobbing watching Evelyn. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GotTalentIRL?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GotTalentIRL</a></p>&mdash; Peter (@peterc83) <a href="https://twitter.com/peterc83/status/959924162763599872?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 3, 2018</a></blockquote>
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