With potentially four open seats on the “American Idol” judges’ panel next season, the rumors are going into overdrive as to what happens next. On Wednesday, it was reported that producers were considering recruiting some familiar faces who are also very familiar with the show to be judges — former contestants. Kelly Clarkson, Adam Lambert, […]
After reports that all four judges seats are in play for next season’s “American Idol,” some familiar faces could now be in line to take over the show. How does a panel that consists of Jennifer Hudson, Kelly Clarkson and Adam Lambert sound? That could happen, according to a report from Vulture, that “Idol” is […]
By Kyle Harvey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Since winning “American Idol” in 2004, Fantasia Barrino has been one of R&B’s strongest voices and among the most accomplished singers in the genre. The North Carolina native has put out 4 award-winning albums and has been praised for her role as “Ms. Celie” in the Broadway production […]
(Reuters) – Oscar winners Russell Crowe, Jennifer Hudson and Catherine Zeta-Jones will perform at the Academy Awards in a tribute to the resurgence of big-screen musicals, organizers said on Wednesday. The performance, which will also feature Oscar nominees Anne Hathaway and Hugh Jackman from “Les Miserables,” is part of the several musical acts at the […]
On with the show! “Smash” is back for its second season of sassy, sexy (and musical!) Broadway derring-do, both on stage and behind the scenes.
CBS says it will air a behind-the-scenes look at how Whitney Houston’s death affected the 2012 Grammy Awards.
As “American Idol” struggles through another round of high profile changes behind the judges panel, and high drama between its dueling divas on and off screen, the ratings for the former juggernaut continue to slide downward, at least one former contestant admits that maybe the show’s moment has passed. Don’t get her wrong, Jennifer Hudson […]
NBC is giving viewers a sneak peek at the new season of “Smash.” Starting next week, the first hour of the drama’s two-hour season debut can be seen online and in the air — where it will be screened on American Airlines flights.
Although “Smash” has undergone a creative overhaul with new executive producer Josh Safran replacing series creator and Season 1 showrunner Theresa Rebeck, Safran promises it will still be “the same ‘Smash’” that viewers of the NBC series have come to love when it returns for a second season on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at 9/8c. Add […]
When “Smash” returns for a second season on Tuesday, February 5, look for the NBC series to be infused with a “new energy,” according to star Megan Hilty. DVR the Premiere of “Smash” This burst of energy in part is due to the Golden Globe-nominated drama’s creative overhaul, with new showrunner Josh Safran (“Gossip Girl“) […]