Reality TV World Show Updates   People News   TV Ratings News   Entertainment News   RealityTVDB   POP Hollywood   Spoiler News
Features & Interviews   Sexy Social Pics of the Day   Things to Know Profiles   Message Boards   Shows Listing

HOME > American Idol > American Idol 4

Fox's 'American Idol 4' to undergo fourth season changes


UPI News Service, 01/03/2005 

The producer's of the Fox reality show "American Idol" say the show will undergo some major changes in the upcoming fourth season.

ADVERTISEMENT
For starters, "Idol" will air 10 episodes devoted to auditions -- six in the various audition cities and four in Hollywood, Daily Variety reported Monday. The show will be five weeks into the season before it goes to live performance/elimination shows. Far more auditions were held this year than in previous seasons: 100,000. Guest judges -- including LL Cool J, Gene Simmons, Brandy, Kenny Loggins and Mark McGrath -- will sit in on the early audition rounds.

The age limit for contestants has been increased to 28, to allow slightly older -- and possibly more desperate -- contestants to get a piece of the action.

Finally, in late February, "Idol" will temporarily go from two episodes a week to a three-episodes-per-week format to determine the talent show's final 12 contestants.

The fourth season of "American Idol" premieres with a two-hour special Jan. 18.

 



Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.




Copyright 2005 by United Press International











Take Our User Survey





Page generated Sat Dec 10, 2016 4:11 am in 2.5636868476868 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed



Page fetched in 4.6469469070435 seconds