Little Big Shots

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Amazing kids wow in funny, family-friendly talent display.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 10+

Appallingly Sexist and Heterosexist!

I can't get over how sexist and heterosexist this this show is. Steve Harvey constantly asks boy contestants (even six and seven year olds) if their talents or tricks get them lots of girlfriends (and vice versa). His schtick seems to be making inappropriate jokes that might go over young kids' heads but get a har-har laugh out of adults. It's gross. Our whole family watched the show for a while, but eventually both my daughter (at about age 10) and son (14) were so sick of Harvey's inappropriate and frankly offensive jokes, we couldn't take it anymore. I'm pretty shocked this gets a commonsense media selection award. What a misstep.
age 9+

The format has changed and it's awful

So disappointing, please change host back to Steve Harvey. I thought the show was about amazing kids. It appears to be about host.

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