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American Idol Officially Getting Revived at ABC

That didn't take long. Just over a year after it supposedly took its final curtain call, singing competition show American Idol is getting revived at ABC. The revival was announced Tuesday morning during Good Morning America . The details are still being determined -- there's no panel of judges or ...Read More...   http://www.tvguide.com/news/american-idol-officially-getting-revived-at-abc/?rss=breakingnews

Is It Too Soon to Bring Back 'American Idol'?

Last week, it was reported by Variety that American Idol , the venerated singing competition program that ended its 15-season run on FOX last spring, could possibly be returning this March on ABC. In an era where seemingly any beloved television series can get a reboot, this doesn't come as a total shock. ...Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/articles/american-idol/is-it-too-soon-to-bring-back-a-64547.aspx

Ryan Seacrest Confirms American Idol Revival Talks--But Will He Return as Host?

"Goodbye for now." That's how Ryan Seacrest signed off from American Idol's final episode on April 7, 2016. And it sounds like the reality hit competition is ready to say...  ...Read More... http://www.eonline.com/news/849232/ryan-seacrest-confirms-american-idol-revival-talks-but-will-he-return-as-host?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-tvnews&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_tvnews

Ryan Seacrest May Very Well Host American Idol Again

Ryan Seacrest is clearly one of if not the most busy men in all of show business. He recently just landed the gig of hosting Live with Kelly which I assume will now be called Live with Kelly and Ryan. He does all the award show red carpets. The guy hosts New Years Eve in Times Square. Hes got a podcast. Hes on Access Hollywood or whatever one of those shows hes on. Ive said it before and Ill say it again. I dont think hes really a human being. This whole thing is a front for him really being ...Read More... http://www.tvovermind.com/tv-news/ryan-seacrest-may-well-host-american-idol

'American Idol' Revival Poised to Move Forward at ABC

The Disney-owned network has emerged as the home for the reality competition series, though a formal deal is not yet in place.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/ffXLOVBNLqk/american-idol-revival-poised-move-forward-at-abc-1000790

American Idol Reboot Eyed at ABC

Is this American Idol (again)? ABC has reportedly made a bid to revive the hit singing competition, according to TMZ. The network reached out to Fremantle, Idols production company, and offered to buy the franchise and reboot it for a planned March 2018 premiere. ABC also tried to get the show moved to New York, [] http://tvline.com/2017/05/02/american-idol-reboot-abc-fremantle-revival/

American Idol Alum Sentenced to 70 Years in Child Porn Case

A formerAmerican Idol contestant has been sentenced to 70 years for multiple child pornography counts, NBC affiliate WSFA reports. Brian Cox, who made it to the Hollywood round during the 2012 season of Foxs former singing-competition show, was convicted on Wednesday of seven counts of possessing child pornography by a judge in Elmore County, Alabama. We asked for 10 years on each count, assistant district attorney Kristy Peoples told the local station. We are happy the judge saw the evidence as it was. ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/american-idol-alum-sentenced-to-70-years-in-child-porn-case/

'American Idol' Reboot May Not Happen in 2018 Due to Power Struggle

New report suggests that the co-owners of the long-running singing competition series can't reach an agreement whether they will air the reboot on FOX or NBC. ...Read More... http://www.aceshowbiz.com/news/view/00107576.html

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 down to just one season a year while still offering ...Read More...   http://www.tvguide.com/news/american-idol-reboot-canceled/?rss=breakingnews

American Idol Secrets Exposed: The Truth About All the Feuds, "Diva" Rumors and More

Who knew there was so much drama behind the scenes of American Idol? The show premiered 15 years ago under the direction of Mike Darnell, Fox's president of alternative programming....  ...Read More... http://www.eonline.com/news/839904/american-idol-secrets-exposed-the-truth-about-all-the-feuds-diva-rumors-and-more?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-tvnews&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_tvnews