An American ventriloquist & singer Darci Lynne Farmer garnered fame worldwide as the winner of America’s Got Talent (Season 12). Not to mention, Farmer became the youngest-ever & most-voted champ in the series.
Her efforts for the revival of ventriloquism along with instant fame kicked her off with national tours. Moreover, she earned many TV guest appearances along with her film debut in A Cowgirl’s Song (2022). Get to know more about Farmer.
What Is Age & Height of Darci Lynne Farmer? Parents, Siblings & more!
Darci Lynne Farmer was born on October 12, 2004, in Oklahoma City, the USA, to Misty Farmer and Clarke Farmer. She is the only daughter among 4 children; has three brothers: Nick, Dalton & Nate. All her siblings are into different genres of their careers.
Farmer’s eldest brother Nick (b. 1997) is an alum of the University of Oklahoma & plays football & basketball. Another brother Dalton (b. 1999) is active on Instagram while her younger brother is Nate (b. 2007) is into athletics.
Darci attended Deer Creek Middle School, located in Edmond, Oklahoma, but after eighth grade, she was homeschooled. At a young age, she shows her interest in listening to and singing songs. She was afraid to stage performing in front of the audience, she was a shy kind girl.
Her parents cheer her to take part in The International Cinderella Scholarship Program in 2014. She overcame her shyness and worries, won the title of International Mini Miss.
Began Ventriloquism At 10- Professional Career
She began to participate in ventriloquism in 2014 where she won age brackets in The International Cinderella Scholarship Program. To get rid of her shyness, she participated in Talent-based Pageants. She miss the first day of seventh grade to attend Live on America’s Got Talent on August 16.
After some months of practice, she won the local talent show, gained the attention of coach Gary Owen.
In July 2016, she became a young child ventriloquist to perform in the evening show of Vent Haven International Ventriloquists’ ConVENTion. She participated in Little Big Shots in the UK in the same year.
In September 2017, she attend The Ellen DeGeneres show. she stages performed at various events, like One Night with the Stars and a New Year’s Eve event at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas,
She featured Terry Fator’s act at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa in Catoosa, Oklahoma.
Winner Of Season 12 of ‘America’s Got Talent’
Having already won junior division shows Edmond’s Got Talent (2014) and Oklahoma’s Got Talent and Oklahoma Kids (2015), Darci Lynne entered the NBC talent show America’s Got Talent (in 2017).
Thanks to proficiency with ventriloquism & singing, she got “Golden Buzzer” on her audition, which directly advanced her to quarter-finals. Her second performance “Anything You Can Do” saw her a standing ovation & into the Top 5.
On September 20, 2017, during the Season finale, Darci made a history of being the youngest-ever to win America’s Got Talent, Season 12. In the show, Filipi-American singer Angelica Hale finished runner-up while the LED dance group Light Balance became the second runner-up.
As for a fact, Farmer became the third female as well as the third ventriloquist to win the title of AGT. It was after Bianca Ryan (winner of Season 1 of AGT) and Grace VanderWaal (winner of Season 11) who became ladies in powers prior to her.
Moreover, as for ventriloquists, Terry Fator (winner of Season 2) was the first-ever ventriloquist to win & and an inspiration to Darci Lynne Farmer. The second was Paul Zerdin from Britain who pocketed Season 10.
On November 28, 2017, on a national tour named Darci Lynne and Friends Live, she visit over fifty cities. Her first television show ‘My Hometown Christmas’, which publicize on the NBC network in the same year.
She got promoted on several TV shows, which boost her to announce a new tour ‘My Lips are Sealed’.
In January 2019, America’s Got Talent: The Champion, she was runner-up behind magician Shin Lim.
How Much Is Net Worth Of Darci Lynne Farmer?
As of February 2022, Farmer has a net worth of $1 million. Darci received $1 million as a prize for winning America’s Got Talent in 2017 and second in America’s Got Talent: The Champion.
After winning the shows, because of that popularity, she gained a boost in the ticket sales of her shows & appeared as a guest in various shows and short films.
Farmer obtains three million followers on her official sites, with the help of social media she sells products and does advertise or promote goods, products, etc.
Is Darci Lynne Farmer Dating?
No, the ventriloquist & singer is not dating anyone officially. Currently, in her teens, Darci seemingly enjoys spending time with her friends & family while giving dedication to her career as well.
Farmer is actively present on social media and makes interesting posts on her social media accounts. She carried 990k followers on her official Instagram account as an @itsdarcilynnne.