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  • Fox to Pull Plug on ‘American Idol’ after Next Season

    May 11, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *Fox has decided to do the humane thing and put “American Idol” out of its misery. The network announced today that its once dominant singing competition series will be cancelled after its 15th and final season next spring. The cast from the past few seasons, with Ryan Seacrest as host and Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban […]

  • ‘The Runner-Up’s’ Clay Aiken Talks Black Voters, Gay Backlash (Clip)

    Apr 7, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *He was the runner-up to Ruben Studdard on “American Idol” and the runner-up to Arsenio Hall on “Celebrity Apprentice.” So naturally, the title of Clay Aiken’s new documentary series following his failed Congressional campaign to represent North Carolina’s 2nd District is called…“The Runner-Up.” Premiering on Esquire Network tonight (April 7) at 10 p.m., the show […]

  • Jennifer Hudson Confirmed as ‘American Idol’ Judge?

    May 24, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *E! News says it has confirmed that the first “American Idol” alum turned judge will be Jennifer Hudson. The Oscar winner, according to E!, has signed a deal to join the judges panel for season 13, and the other two spots may be filled by former “Idol” contestants Kelly Clarkson and Adam Lambert or Clay […]

  • Video: Arsenio Hall is Your New ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

    May 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 12 Comments

    *Donald Trump said “I’ve never been so torn,” before announcing whether Arsenio Hall or Clay Aiken would be crowned this year’s “Celebrity Apprentice.” “I’ve been a runner-up before. I’m going to make sure it doesn’t happen again,” vowed Aiken, who was lost out on the “American Idol” title in 2003 to Ruben Studdard. But when […]

  • Ruben Studdard, Clay Aiken Set Summer Tour

    Apr 2, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *During his return to “American Idol” this week, 2003 champ Ruben Studdard announced that he and his runner-up Clay Aiken will co-headline a summer tour across the United States. The outing launches Jul. 23 in Asheville, NC and wraps up Aug. 14 in Biloxi, MS. The two former adversaries plan to perform separately and together, […]

  • Video: Whoopi, Mya, Sykes ‘Give a Damn’ About Equality

    Apr 1, 10 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *Whoopi Goldberg, Mya and Wanda Sykes join a host of gay, straight and bisexual celebrities in a new PSA promoting the Give a Damn campaign, which features famous faces speaking out for equality. Anna Paquin, the star of HBO’s “True Blood,” comes out as bisexual in the video, which was filmed during a private taping on […]