American Idol

The smash reality series showcases wannabe pop stars competing for a record deal by crooning for a panel of judges, including, most entertainingly, the acid-tongued Simon Cowell, who departed the show in 2010 after serving for nine seasons. The judges review a performer's talent (or lack thereof), and at-home viewers then vote for their favorite potenti (more…)

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American Idol Reboot Might Not Be Happening in 2018 After All

Well, that was quick. Just a few months after American Idol concluded its 15th season in 2016, there was already talk of a reboot with NBC. The network was reportedly considering picking up the former Fox competition show in order to trim The Voice d… Read more

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American Idol: Chris Daughtry Interview
01:05 — Chris Daughtry didn't need a victory on American Idol to make it big. See what the rocker had to say about his post-Idol career.|American Idol|Chris D (more…)
American Idol: Kelly Clarkson Intv
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American Idol: Antonella Barba Intv
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American Idol: Jennifer Hudson Interview
01:49 — From an Idol reject to an Academy Award winner - see what Jennifer Hudson's been up to since appearing on American Idol.|American Idol|Jennifer Hudson (more…)

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American Idol Might Return — on NBC

The network and production company Fremantle are in talks

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American Idol Alum John Stevens Fractures Skull After Getting Hit By Van

Stevens also suffered a broken arm and deafness in his right ear

Rickey Smith
American Idol Alum Rickey Smith Dead at 36

He was reportedly killed by a drunk driver

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Kelly Clarkson Gives Birth to a Baby Boy

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American Idol Winner Trent Harmon Has "Country Soul"

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  • Premiered: June 11, 2002
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The smash reality series showcases wannabe pop stars competing for a record deal by crooning for a panel of judges, including, most entertainingly, the acid-tongued Simon Cowell, who departed the show in 2010 after serving for nine seasons. The judges revi… (more)

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