"Howie Mandel is not feeling well today," Terry shared on the 12 July episode. "He will not be joining us," to which Simon retorted to his female co-stars:

The host then explained the rules in the amended situation, saying: "Two yesses will let the act advance, and three red buzzers…mean the act is over."

Audition episodes for the shows are usually filmed months in advance, and both episodes feature audition from the same installment of auditions, explaining Howie's absence two weeks in a row.

America's Got Talent fans were left saddened once again when it was revealed that Howie Mandel would be absent from the latest installment of the show.

Tuesday's new episode opened with an intro featuring Sofia Vergara, Heidi Klum, and Simon Cowell as usual, but no Howie.

"Howie is not here today, we wish him the best and hope he gets well soon and gets right back in that chair," host Terry Crews said,

He clarified that he wouldn't be on during last week's show, simply taking to twitter to write: "Sorry #FANdels, I'm not on AGT tonight."

The news comes as a disappointment to fans more than a shock, as Howie was absent from the previous episode's panel as well.

"Howie Mandel is not feeling well today," Terry shared on the 12 July episode. "He will not be joining us," to which Simon retorted to his female co-stars: "."

The host then explained the rules in the amended situation, saying: "Two yesses will let the act advance, and three red buzzers…mean the act is over."