David Williams was an ashtray player from Series 1 of Britain's Got Talent. He was eliminated in the audition round. He was aged 66 at the time of his audition.
David Williams was the first ever televised auditionee on Britain's Got Talent. When Piers asked David what his talent was, he responded 'I play an ashtray with a key', adding that he had been playing for 'around 25 years'. Within seconds of his audition beginning, all three Judges had pressed their buzzers. Simon asked 'what else would you have expected?', with Williams replying 'a little longer, actually'. Dec remarked backstage 'it's fair to say we haven't had the best of starts', with Ant joking 'Ah well, Britain hasn't got talent. Bye bye'. He did not advance through to the second round.
- David is the first ever act to have been buzzed off.
- David is the second fastest buzzer in Series 1.
- He received the first ever 'no' votes from Piers, Amanda, & Simon.