Tag: Kara DioGuardi

American Idol Judges News: Kara Dioguardi, Ellen Degeneres and Simon Cowell Out; Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez In

Posted: July 30, 2010 at 2:15 pm   /   Local, Television News

There has been a lot of discussion over the past year as to who would be replacing long time American Idol judge Simon Cowell. Rumors flew around last week that Justin Timberlake and Elton John were both offered the spot, but both musicians promptly turned the offer down. Then recently more rumors surfaced that Jessica […]

No Comments read more

Simon Cowell Quits ‘American Idol’

Posted: January 11, 2010 at 6:26 pm   /   Local, Television

Not right away of course. You can still get your fix of the slightly mean, but brutally honest judge on American Idol this season.¬† Speculation on if this would be Cowell’s last season or not on the show has been raging for months. Today it was announced that this will be his last season on […]

No Comments read more

The Fourth Judge on ‘American Idol’ is Ellen DeGeneres

Posted: September 10, 2009 at 11:08 am   /   Local, Movie News, Television

19Entertainment and FremantleMedia have finally found their full time replacement for long time judge on American Idol, TV talk show host and comedienne¬† Ellen DeGeneres. Ellen will round out the panel of judges including producer Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and last years newcomer Kara DioGuardi. The news comes as a bit of a surprise as […]

No Comments read more

Paula Abdul Quits “American Idol”

Posted: August 5, 2009 at 11:32 am   /   Local, Television

It’s been speculated at for quite a while, but Paula Adbul used internet service, Twitter, to confirm she has quit the cast of American Idol after eight seasons. After Kara DioGuardi signed back on it was speculated by many that Abdul would not be back. Abdul’s contract negotiations have gone south in the past couple […]

3 Comments read more

Kara DioGuardi gets American Idol Contract Extension

Posted: July 30, 2009 at 4:34 pm   /   Local, Television

Well, good news for all you American Idol fans, Kara DioGuardi will be back for season 9 of the popular singing show, American Idol. This will be DioGuardi’s second season on the show. DioGuardi started her career as a singer-songwriter, and has now moved into producing and writing songs for other artists such as Britney […]

1 Comment read more