Paula Abdul says it’s a no-brainer adding her to the judging panel on ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ this up coming season. When it was announced that Mary Murphy would not return for Season 12, producer and fellow judge Nigel Lythgoe finally gave it a green light, offering a permanent seat at the table […]
Fox is pulling the plug on ‘American Idol,’ ending a show that dominated television throughout the 2000s and made mega stars of people like, Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Simon Cowell, Fantasia, Ruben Studdard. On Monday the network announced that ‘American Idol,’ with Ryan Seacrest as host and Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. […]
Fox and the producers of ‘American Idol’ announced Randy Jackson, known for ‘dawg’ becoming his handle while assessing contestants is leaving the show after 13 seasons. In a statement Tuesday, the network and producers call Jackson a key part of the show and say he’ll be welcomed back as a visitor. Jackson, Simon Cowell and […]
This just in: Paula Abdul is straight up headed back to TV! Sources confirm to me exclusively that the ex-American Idol judge is finalizing a deal to headline an updated version of Star Search, the great-granddaddy of all televised singing competitions, for ABC. Abdul’s role is still being […]
For eight seasons, "American Idol" fans have circled the date on their calendars when the latest batch of wannabes belly up to the judge's table to be ridiculed, laughed at and taken away by security. Around here we call it the audition rounds.