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· AMERICAN IDOL: SEASON 6 FINALE PERFORMANCE SHOW - THE TOP 2
(released: 5/13/08)
· AMERICAN IDOL: BEST & WORST OF SEASONS 1-4, THE
(released: 11/22/05)
· AMERICAN IDOL: BEST OF SEASONS 1-4, THE
(released: 11/22/05)
· AMERICAN IDOL: WORST OF SEASONS 1-4, THE
(released: 11/22/05)
· AMERICAN IDOL: SEARCH FOR A SUPERSTAR, THE
(released: 10/15/02)






AMERICAN IDOL (FOX)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
6/11/02 - 4/7/16
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2015-2016 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
15 (557 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
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ADDITIONAL NOTES:
series finale aired on 4/7/16
DESCRIPTION:
(from FOX's press release, November 2015) AMERICAN IDOL will begin its 15th - and farewell - season with a special two-night, four-hour premiere event Wednesday, Jan. 6 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) and Thursday, Jan. 7 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. A season-long celebratory event, AMERICAN IDOL will feature host Ryan Seacrest and judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick, Jr., as they discover an IDOL one last time, and pay tribute to the past 14 seasons of amazingly talented contestants and the millions of fans who phoned, tweeted, texted and championed their favorites.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Harry Connick, Jr. as Judge (Season 13- )
· Jennifer Lopez as Judge (Season 10-11, 13- )
· Keith Urban as Judge (Season 12- )
· Ryan Seacrest as Host
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Brian Dunkleman as Host (Season 1)
· Ellen DeGeneres as Judge (Season 9)
· Kara DioGuardi as Judge (Season 8-9)
· Mariah Carey as Judge (Season 12)
· Nicki Minaj as Judge (Season 12)
· Paula Abdul as Judge (Season 1-8)
· Randy Jackson as Judge (Season 1-12)
· Simon Cowell as Judge (Season 1-9)
· Steven Tyler as Judge (Season 10-11)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Cecile Frot-Coutaz as EP
· Evan Prager as EP
· Jesse Ignjatovic as EP
· Per Blankens as EP
· Simon Fuller as CRTR/EP
· Trish Kinane as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (competition)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 19 Entertainment
· FremantleMedia North America