David Hasselhoff out of `Britain`s Got Talent`

Last Updated: Nov 30, 2011, 12:51 PM IST

London: David Hasselhoff has confirmed his exit following reports that he had been axed from `Britain`s Got Talent` judging panel.

Earlier this week, the 59-year-old had urged fans to put pressure on Simon Cowell to keep him, but has now tweeted about his departure, reports express.co.uk.

"So it`s official, I`m not coming back to `Britain`s Got Talent`. So if you want to see me live come check me out in Bristol as Hoff the Hook in `Peter Pan`," he posted.

"Thanks to everyone who supported me on my `Britain`s Got Talent` days. Nothing but fond memories of the cast and crew and thanks to Simon Cowell," he added.

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