From “American Idol” to “Glee,” Adam Lambertis now completing his set of musical Fox series. After a wave of cast cuts trimmed the ‘Glee’ cast by five, the former ‘Idol’ runner-up is now joining the show to beef up its roster. Showrunner and co-creator Ryan Murphy broke the news on Twitter on Wednesday, writing, “I […]
A couple with matrimony on the mind got more than they expected at their wedding last weekend. Jeffrey Roseman and Shirley Ramos were celebrating their wedding in Washington, D.C. when one other than Steven Tyler made a surprise appearance at their nuptials. According to ABC News, Tyler was strolling past their reception at the Four […]
By Jethro Nededog Mariah Carey is back home and on the mend after being rushed to a New York City hospital on Sunday night. “Mariah injured herself while filming a video with Jeezy for the remix of #Beautiful, directed by her husband Nick Cannon,” the superstar singer’s spokeswoman told TheWrap. “She was taken to [a] […]
Who doesn’t love a good “before and after” comparison? In the decade-plus it’s been on the air, “American Idol” has not only launched some unknowns like Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Hudson into super-stardom, but it has also helped transform their looks.
A familiar face is coming to NBC’s weight-loss competition as an “Idol” goes from belting it out to sweating it out on national TV. Former “American Idol” winner Ruben Studdard could be the next “Biggest Loser.” Studdard will appear on the 15th edition of “The Biggest Loser,” which returns to NBC this fall, where he’ll […]
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A woman has been sentenced to eight days in jail for stealing a former “American Idol” contestant’s iPhone while the singer was performing at a California elementary school. City News Service reports 47-year-old Bertha Alicia Avalos, of Santa Ana, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft charges Monday and was sentenced immediately. […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj will take the stage at the BET Awards. BET announced Tuesday that India.Arie and Ciara will join the former “American Idol” judges as performers at the June 30 awards show. Previously announced performers include Chris Brown, Miguel, R. Kelly and Kendrick Lamar. Rapper-singer Drake leads with […]
The new producer who will take over “American Idol” for its 14th season will have his hands full hiring new judges and devising new ways to boost ratings. Who is he? Read this …
Add two more departures to the “American Idol” post-season tally.
The shakeup continues for “American Idol.” Longtime producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick have been dropped from the show, according to The Wrap, in a continued move to overhaul the one-time ratings juggernaut. Lythgoe and Warwick had both been there since the beginning in 2002, (although Lythgoe once took two years off) and also worked […]