American Idol

(2002)

American Idol Synopsis

This hit FOX musical reality series follows three judges, Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson (II), and Paula Abdul, along with host Ryan Seacrest around the United States in search of the next American Idol, a pop star that truly shines above all the rest. With help from the viewers, they will decide from thousands of participants who will walk away with a record deal and the fame and fortune that is sure to come along with it.

Latest 'American Idol' News

Fox Announces 2011-2012 Midseason Premiere Dates

Fox Announces 2011-2012 Midseason Premiere Dates

New dramas Touch, Alcatraz and The Finder to debut, along with the launch of new animated series Napoleon Dynamite.
Two American Idol Season 11 Trailers

Two American Idol Season 11 Trailers

Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, and Randy Jackson return to find America's next American Idol starting Sunday, January 22.
American Idol Season 11 Photocast Video

American Idol Season 11 Photocast Video

Go behind-the-scenes of a recent photo shoot with judges Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Randy Jackson, and host Ryan Seacrest for the hit Fox series.
American Idol Season 11 Audition Update!

American Idol Season 11 Audition Update!

The popular Fox reality series will hold auditions in St. Louis, Portland, San Diego, Pittsburgh, Charleston, Denver, and Houston starting June 28.
Cowboys and Aliens Full Trailer Debuts Thursday!

Cowboys and Aliens Full Trailer Debuts Thursday!

Director Jon Favreau reveals that the second trailer for his Western adventure will hit during Thursday night's episode of American Idol.
American Idol Eliminates Pia Toscano

American Idol Eliminates Pia Toscano

The 22-year-old singer was considered a favorite to take home the Idol crown this season.
American Idol Top 13 Photo Shoot Video

American Idol Top 13 Photo Shoot Video

The top thirteen will give their first performances of the season starting at 8 pm tonight.
American Idol Season 10 San Francisco Audition Videos

American Idol Season 10 San Francisco Audition Videos

More contestants line-up in the Bay Area for their shot at Hollywood Week on the popular Fox reality series.
American Idol Season 10 Los Angeles Audition Videos

American Idol Season 10 Los Angeles Audition Videos

Fox offers a sneak peek at tonight's upcoming episode and the contestants who wowed the judges.
American Idol Episode 10.4 Nashville Auditions Clips

American Idol Episode 10.4 Nashville Auditions Clips

Take an early peek at tomorrow night's show where Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson see what Nashville has to offer.
American Idol Season 10 Changes Announced

American Idol Season 10 Changes Announced

Contestants will live in an Idol mansion and eliminations will happen at a greater pace in the upcoming season of this Fox reality juggernaut.
Six American Idol Season 10 Clips

Six American Idol Season 10 Clips

Meet the Judges as Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler are introduced on the latest edition of Fox's hit series.
Fox Announces 2011 Midseason Lineup

Fox Announces 2011 Midseason Lineup

American Idol will move to Wednesdays and Thursdays, Fringe moves to Fridays, and premieres for new series are also announced.
American Idol Confirms Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler as New Judges

American Idol Confirms Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler as New Judges

Music legend Jimmy Iovine will also join the reality series as an in-house mentor to the contestants.
Kara DioGuardi Leaves American Idol

Kara DioGuardi Leaves American Idol

The former judge confirms weeks of speculation that she is not coming back to the reality series.
American Idol Los Angeles Audition Details

American Idol Los Angeles Audition Details

The 10th season of the popular Fox reality series will debut in January.
Steven Tyler Joins American Idol as New Judge

Steven Tyler Joins American Idol as New Judge

Shania Twain is also in talks to judge the Fox reality series when it returns early next year.
Ellen DeGeneres Leaves American Idol!

Ellen DeGeneres Leaves American Idol!

The judge is parting ways with the show after just one season.
Chris Isaak to Replace Simon Cowell on American Idol?

Chris Isaak to Replace Simon Cowell on American Idol?

The singer could be the next judge for the Fox reality's 10th season.
American Idol Lowers Contestant Age to 15 for 10th Season

American Idol Lowers Contestant Age to 15 for 10th Season

Auditions begin July 17th in Nashville, Tennessee.
American Idol Details
  • First Aired
    2002

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