Uzeyer Novruzov said he was channelling the spirit of the late great Charlie Chaplin for his audition on season 10 of NBC’s America’s Got Talent. But his stunt work up and down and atop a freestanding ladder certainly looked more like something Buster Keaton would have pulled off in one of his classic silent films. At any rate. Uzeyer also goes by the moniker FreeLadderMan online. So there’s that.

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