London (ANI): America's Got Talent judge David Hasselhoff has decided to quit the show after a four-year run. The 'Knight Rider" star intends to "follow his dream" of starring in his own TV show, reports People magazine. However, he added that the reality show had been a "rewarding experience".
Meanwhile, broadcaster NBC released a statement insisting that the Baywatch actor had "been an integral part of the success" of the series. "We are sad to see him go. We wish him all the best with his new show," the BBC News quoted it as stating.
Piers Morgan and rock manager Sharon Osbourne will continue as judges on the show.
Story first published: Friday, January 8, 2010, 12:24 [IST]