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Boyle becomes international hit.

Summary: A church worker from Blackburn, West Lothian West Lothian, council area (1993 est. pop. 146,730), 164 sq mi (425 sq km), and former county, S central Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, West Lothian was divided between the Lothian and Central regions. , has become an international hit after appearing on Britain's Got Talent Britain's Got Talent is a British television show on ITV (also on TV3 in Ireland). Presented by Ant & Dec, the talent show premiered on 9 June 2007, and was broadcast daily with a live final on 17 June 2007. .

A church worker from Blackburn, West Lothian, has become an international hit after appearing on Britain's Got Talent.

Susan Boyle's rendition of I Dreamed a Dream from Les MisE[umlaut umlaut (m`lout) [Ger.,=transformed sound], in inflection, variation of vowels of the type of English man to men. ]rables has received over 12 million hits on video-sharing website YouTube in less than a week.

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 winner, opera star, Paul Potts.

The 48-year-old Boyle, who confessed on the show she has "never been kissed Never Been Kissed is a 1999 comedy directed by Raja Gosnell and starring Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Michael Vartan, Molly Shannon, Leelee Sobieski, John C. Reilly, Jessica Alba, Marley Shelton, James Franco, Giuseppe Andrews, Jeremy Jordan and Garry Marshall. ", is now said to have been approached for interviews and performances as far away as the US and Australia.

BGT judge Simon Cowell is reportedly already lining up a record deal for her, and she has helped boost the song's popularity.

Boyle is already the bookmakers' favourite to win the talent show, with odds of 5/2.

Furthermore, actors Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher have apparently lent their support to the contestant.

Kutcher posted a link to Boyle's performance on Twitter A Web site and service that lets users send short text messages from their cellphones to a group of friends. Launched in 2006, Twitter (www.twitter.com) was designed for people to broadcast their current activities and thoughts.  and wrote: "This just made my night".

Moore, 46, wrote a Tweet in reply saying: "You saw it made me teary!"

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