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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Watch American Idol's New Judges' First Appearance Together

American Idol's new judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan made their first appearance together on Good Morning America Wednesday. The show brought the judges out one-by-one, starting with Richie, then Bryan and then the $25 million dollar… 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
02:16 — See what original American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson is up to these days.|American Idol|Kelly Clarkson|Sanjaya Malakar
American Idol: Antonella Barba Intv
01:51 — American Idol season 6 contestant Antonella Barba found herself in the middle of a scandal when racy pictures of her showed up on the Internet. See ho (more…)
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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Lionel Richie
American Idol: Lionel Richie Confirmed as Third Judge

He'll join Katy Perry and Luke Bryan

Luke Bryan Joins American Idol as a Judge

The country singer will join Katy Perry on the reboot

Ryan Seacrest, La'Porsha Renae and Trent Harmon, <em>American Idol</em>
Fox Says Bringing Back American Idol Would Have Been "Fraudulent" to Viewers

They made a farewell season promise, and stuck with it

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Fox's New Singing Competition Show Has an Interesting Hook

Get your audition videos ready!

Ryan Seacrest, <em>American Idol</em>
Ryan Seacrest Is Officially Returning to American Idol

The prodigal host returns

Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez & Harry Connick Jr., <em>American Idol</em>
Make American Idol Great Again: 6 Tips to Help the Reboot Sing

For starters, cool it with the products

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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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