American Idol has given us some of our favorite stars like Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Lauren Alaina, and more.
The show ran 15 seasons on Fox and now it has been said that ABC wants to revive it on their network. A Variety article states that ABC has a deal in place with producers FremantleMedia and Core Media Group to bring American Idol back in March of 2018.
Since long-time host and face of the show, Ryan Seacrest, just took a new gig with Kelly Ripa in NYC, I find it hard to imagine that he would be able to host the show if it comes back. Would you watch it without Ryan?
Who knows if this plan will actually go through, but ABC is expected to announce the return of “Idol” this month at its upfront presentation in New York. I guess we will see…