ABC Exec: New Talent Show's App Has Mossad Edge

U.S. network's new 'Rising Star' singing talent show is based on Israel's 'Kochav Haba,' including an app that enable live voting by viewers.

American TV network ABC is confident that its new singing talent show Rising Star, adapted from the booming Israeli version, will be a great success thanks to the original format's voting app created by "ex-Mossad" employees.