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Video: Nick Cannon Fools 'America's Got Talent' Judges With Epic Prank

May 28, 2014 (9:30 am) GMT
The 'AGT' host alarmed the judges when he pretended to attack them after his act as 'Larry the Mime' got panned.

pulled an impressive prank that fooled and scared the judges on the premiere of "" season 9 on Tuesday, May 27. The husband of put on whiteface clown makeup and auditioned for a spot on the talent show under the fake moniker "Larry the Mime".

said the best part was when a crew member was rushing to hand him a mic at the end of his act. told him to give up miming and instead use the microphone to talk, criticized his story didn't really have content, and Howard Mandel said he failed to dazzle the crowd.

After hearing the judges' verdicts, a sad-looking Cannon began ranting and then aggressively approached the juries on their table prompting Mandel to start calling for security. When the host's real identity was finally revealed, Stern said, "That might've been the greatest thing I've ever seen on 'America's Got Talent'."

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