FOX announces Fall 2014 schedule and new portfolio of content‏

Kevin Reilly, Chairman, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX), today unveiled the FOX portfolio of content for the 2014-2015 television season to the national advertising community during its annual Programming Presentation at the Beacon Theatre. Origin story GOTHAM and touching, coming-of-age series RED BAND SOCIETY are the two new … [Read more...]

“AMERICAN IDOL” WINNER PHILLIP PHILLIPS’ NEW VIDEO “HOME”

“AMERICAN IDOL” WINNER PHILLIP PHILLIPS’ NEW VIDEO “HOME” TO WORLD BROADCAST PREMIERE WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, ON FOX World Broadcast Premiere Sponsored by Ford  FOX, in partnership with Ford, will world broadcast premiere the video for AMERICAN IDOL winner Phillip Phillips’ coronation single, “Home,” during SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE onWednesday, … [Read more...]

“AMERICAN IDOL” OFFERS HOPEFULS THREE MORE WAYS TO AUDITION FOR SEASON 12

“AMERICAN IDOL” OFFERS HOPEFULS THREE MORE WAYS TO AUDITION FOR SEASON 12   Nationwide “AMERICAN IDOL Small Town Audition Bus Tour” To Visit 10 Cities This August   New “Nominate An Idol” Initiative And Online Auditions Begin Wednesday, August 1, At www.americanidol.com AMERICAN IDOL is expanding audition opportunities by providing … [Read more...]

RECORDING OF WRITER GREG HOLDEN’S SONG “HOME” BY AMERICAN IDOL WINNER PHILLIP PHILLIPS

RAZOR & TIE MUSIC PUBLISHING CELEBRATES RECORDING OF WRITER GREG HOLDEN’S SONG “HOME” BY AMERICAN IDOL WINNER PHILLIP PHILLIPS   “Home” Performed on American Idol Season Finale and Scores Billboard Digital Song Chart Debut At #2 Selling Over 278,000    Song Marks Second-Best Digital Sales Week Ever For Any "Idol" Contestant  Listen To … [Read more...]

TEEN CHOICE 2011 Winners Announced

WINNERS OF “TEEN CHOICE 2011” ANNOUNCED   Teens Cast More Than 100 Million Votes The following were honored today at TEEN CHOICE 2011, which aired live on FOX from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, CA. This year, teens logged on to www.teenchoiceawards.com and cast more than 100 million votes in support of their favorite … [Read more...]

THE VOICE Season Premiere Following the Super Bowl and SMASH Series Premiere on NBC

NBC Premieres Second Season of 'The Voice' Following Network's Broadcast Of Super Bowl XLVI On February 5 New Musical Drama "Smash" to Premiere Next Day on Monday, February 6 (10-11 p.m. ET) After Regular Season Debut of "The Voice" (8-10 p.m. ET) UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. -- August 1, 2011 - NBC will use television's biggest stage following … [Read more...]

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Offers Online Voting on FOX

“SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE” OFFERS ONLINE VOTING FOR FIRST TIME EVER AT FOX.COM/DANCE  Voting Via Toll-Free Phone Lines, Text-Messaging & Online Begins After First Performance Show Wednesday, June 15, on FOX   For the first time ever, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will allow viewers to vote for their favorite contestants online at … [Read more...]

ADAM LAMBERT Interview Glam Nation Tour

Adam Lambert is the reason why American Idol on FOX is the top reality talent show on television. Adam represents everything that you crave from a musician such as impeccable vocals, talent, charm, and always undaunted performances. Adam Lambert’s album, For Your Entertainment, is available now and features collaborations with the best of the best … [Read more...]

Simon Cowell Interview, THE X FACTOR Coming to FOX in the Fall

THE X FACTOR SIMON COWELL Interview THE X FACTOR Coming in the Fall on FOX April 15, 2011 Lena Lamoray THE X FACTOR is a competition series that gives viewers the opportunity to help choose the next musical megastar. The judges will travel the nation searching for undiscovered talent of any age – both solo artists and groups – who are … [Read more...]

BREAKING IN Advance Review, Series Premiere tonight on FOX after AMERICAN IDOL

BREAKING IN Pilot Advance Episode Review BREAKING IN Series Premiere Wednesday, April 6th at 9:30 PM EST on FOX April 1, 2011 Lena Lamoray FOX PRESS RELEASE:  BREAKING IN premieres on Wednesday, April 6th at 9:30/8:30 Central, following American Idol.  We have a seven episode run for this season, which will bring us through May 18th.  The … [Read more...]

Christian Slater Interview, BREAKING IN Series Premiere tonight on FOX after American Idol

BREAKING IN CHRISTIAN SLATER Interview “Oz” in BREAKING IN Premiering Wednesday, April 6th at 9:30 PM EST on FOX March 31, 2011 Lena Lamoray FOX PRESS RELEASE:  BREAKING IN premieres on Wednesday, April 6th at 9:30/8:30 Central, following American Idol.  We have a seven episode run for this season, which will bring us through May 18th.  The … [Read more...]

American Idol Offers Online Voting at americanidol.com

“AMERICAN IDOL” OFFERS ONLINE VOTING FOR FIRST TIME EVER AT AMERICANIDOL.COM  Voting Via Toll-Free Phone Lines, AT&T Text Messaging & Online Begins After First Performance Show Tuesday, March 1, on FOX   For the first time ever, AMERICAN IDOL will allow viewers to vote for their favorite contestants online at americanidol.com. … [Read more...]

THE X FACTOR Audtions Begin in Los Angeles on March 27, Show Begins Fall 2011 on FOX

“THE X FACTOR” … HAVE YOU GOT IT?  “THE X FACTOR” ANNOUNCES $5 MILLION SONY MUSIC/SYCO RECORD DEAL FOR WINNER  SINGERS AND VOCAL GROUPS AGE 12 AND OVER ELIGIBLE TO AUDITION IN FRONT OF AUDIENCES OF THOUSANDS Young Guys, Young Girls, Older Singers and Vocal Groups Who Have What It Takes To Be a Global Superstar Are All … [Read more...]

Steven Tyler Interview, AEROSMITH and AMERICAN IDOL Season Ten Judge on FOX

AMERICAN IDOL STEVEN TYLER Interview Steven Tyler from Aerosmith and “American Idol” Season Ten Judge AMERICAN IDOL Airs Wednesday & Thursday Nights at 8 PM EST on FOX January 24, 2011 By Lena Lamoray FOX PRESS RELEASE: AMERICAN IDOL returns for its tenth season with new judges, new talent and new surprises along the way. This season’s … [Read more...]

FOX Sports MLB World Series Game 3 Justin Bieber, Martha Plimpton and Kelly Clarkson

JUSTIN BIEBER DEBUTS WORLD PREMIERE VIDEO DURING WORLD SERIES GAME 3 PREGAME ON FOX   Coverage Being Saturday at 6:30 PM ET – The Earliest for WS Game Since 1987 Kelly Clarkson, RAISING HOPE’s Martha Plimpton Perform During Game 3   FOX Sports presents the world premiere of pop music sensation Justin … [Read more...]

American Idol Judges Announced Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez and Randy Jackson, Jimmy Iovine to Mentor Contestants on FOX January 2011

“AMERICAN IDOL” JUDGES ANNOUNCED GLOBAL SUPERSTAR JENNIFER LOPEZ AND ROCK AND ROLL LEGEND STEVEN TYLER JOIN  RANDY JACKSON AT THE JUDGES’ TABLE RECORD EXECUTIVE AND PRODUCER JIMMY IOVINE TO MENTOR CONTESTANTS Golden Globe-nominated actress, platinum-selling recording artist, movie producer and entrepreneur Jennifer Lopez and multiple Grammy … [Read more...]

Kara Dioguardi Departs American Idol on FOX

KARA DIOGUARDI DEPARTS “AMERICAN IDOL” Kara DioGuardi is stepping down from her role as a judge on AMERICAN IDOL. DioGuardi joined AMERICAN IDOL as a judge in the series’ eighth season. “I felt like I won the lottery when I joined AMERICAN IDOL two years ago, but I feel like now is the best time to leave IDOL,” said DioGuardi. “I am very … [Read more...]

American Idol Announces Los Angeles as Final Audition City, September 22

“AMERICAN IDOL” ANNOUNCES LOS ANGELES AS FINAL AUDITION CITY   Auditions Begin Wednesday, September 22 In celebration of the series’ momentous 10th anniversary and in an effort to give tens of thousands of hopefuls the opportunity to audition, AMERICAN IDOL will host auditions in Los Angeles beginning Wednesday, Sept. 22. The 10th … [Read more...]

Curt Smith from Tears For Fears Interview and Guest Star on Psych on USA Network Tonight

PSYCH Interview with CURT SMITH from TEARS FOR FEARS CURT SMITH Guest Stars as CURT SMITH on PSYCH in Episode “Shawn 2.0” Airing September 1st Watch PSYCH on Wednesday Nights at 10 PM EST on USA NETWORK September 1, 2010 By Lena Lamoray CURT SMITH from TEARS FOR FEARS will be thrilling us with his presence on PSYCH in the episode, “Shawn … [Read more...]

ADAM LAMBERT GLAM NATION TOUR Review August 17, 2010 at LUPO’S in Providence, RI

ADAM LAMBERT dazzled Providence when he brought his sold out GLAM NATION TOUR to Lupo’s. Adam is a rare breed of mind-blowing talent that stretches beyond what is even humanly possible. The man has put the E back in Entertainment and I want to thank him for that. I have not waited in line at this venue since the early years of MARILYN MANSON back … [Read more...]

Teen Choice 2010 on FOX Winners, More Than 85 Million Votes Were Cast

WINNERS OF “TEEN CHOICE 2010” Teens Cast More Than 85 Million Votes The following were honored today at TEEN CHOICE 2010 at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, CA. This year, teens logged on to www.teenchoiceawards.com and cast more than 85 million votes in support of their favorite celebrities from film, television, music, sports and … [Read more...]

Adam Lambert photos Lupos Providence, RI 08/10/2010

ADAM LAMBERT dazzled Providence when he brought his sold out GLAM NATION TOUR to Lupo’s. Adam is a rare breed of mind-blowing talent that stretches beyond what is even humanly possible. The man has put the E back in Entertainment and I want to thank him for that. I have not waited in line at this venue since the early years of MARILYN MANSON back … [Read more...]

Nigel Lythgoe Returns to American Idol as Executive Producer on FOX

NIGEL LYTHGOE RETURNS TO “AMERICAN IDOL” AS EXECUTIVE PRODUCER Nigel Lythgoe will return as an executive producer of AMERICAN IDOL, television’s No. 1 series. Lythgoe joins executive producers Simon Fuller, Cecile Frot-Coutaz and Ken Warwick for the milestone 10th anniversary season of AMERICAN IDOL, premiering January 2011 on FOX. “Since we … [Read more...]

Ellen Degeneres Bows Out As Judge on American Idol on FOX

ELLEN DEGENERES BOWS OUT AS JUDGE ON “AMERICAN IDOL” Ellen DeGeneres has decided to bow out from her role as a judge on AMERICAN IDOL next season.  DeGeneres served as a judge during the ninth season of IDOL, the No. 1 hit series on television. “A couple months ago, I let FOX and the AMERICAN IDOL producers know that this didn’t feel like the … [Read more...]

National Dance Day, July 31 To Be Recognized with Official Act of Congress

NATIONAL DANCE DAY ON SATURDAY, JULY 31 TO BE RECOGNIZED WITH OFFICIAL ACT OF CONGRESS Grassroots Movement Created by SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Co-Creator and Judge Nigel Lythgoe  Inaugural Event to Include Flash Mobs on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. and at the Performance Arts Center in Los Angeles; Other Events to Take Place … [Read more...]

The 2010 Emmy Awards, Nominations Announced

The 2010 Emmy Awards Nominations: Drama Series • Breaking Bad • Dexter • The Good Wife • Lost • Mad Men • True Blood Comedy Series • Curb Your Enthusiasm • Glee • Modern Family • Nurse Jackie • The Office • 30 Rock Lead Actor, Drama • Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad • Michael C. Hall, Dexter • Kyle Chandler, Friday Night … [Read more...]

American Idol on FOX Season 10 Auditions Begin July 17 in Nashville, TN

IT ONLY TAKES ONE DAY TO CHANGE THE REST OF YOUR LIFE “AMERICAN IDOL” SEASON 10 AUDITIONS BEGIN SATURDAY, JULY 17 IN NASHVILLE, TN   MILWAUKEE, WI; NEW ORLEANS, LA; EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ; AUSTIN, TX; AND SAN FRANCISCO, CA, WILL ALSO HOST AUDITIONS THIS SUMMER 15-YEAR-OLDS ELIGIBLE TO AUDITION FOR FIRST TIME EVER Before AMERICAN IDOL, … [Read more...]

KATY PERRY to Host & Perform on Teen Choice Awards 2010 on FOX August 9

CHOICE “CALIFORNIA GURL” KATY PERRY TO HOST AND PERFORM ON “TEEN CHOICE 2010” MONDAY, AUGUST 9, ON FOX Pop sensation and multi-platinum recording artist Katy Perry is set to host TEEN CHOICE 2010 airing Monday, Aug. 9 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. The Grammy-nominated artist will also perform during the 12th annual special that celebrates … [Read more...]

First Wave of TEEN CHOICE 2010 Nominees Announced, Vote & Watch the Show August 9 on FOX

FIRST WAVE OF “TEEN CHOICE 2010” NOMINEES ANNOUNCED  “Iron Man 2,” “Gossip Girl,” GLEE and “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” Lead with Most Nominations  Vote for Your Favorite Nominees Online at www.teenchoiceawards.com   Special Airs Monday, August 9, on FOX   Invisalign Teen Announced as an Official Sponsor TEEN CHOICE 2010 … [Read more...]

FOX Weekly, Glee Shines in National Nielsen Ratings May 31 Thru June 6

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 31 – JUNE 6, 2010  FOX’S GLEE SHINES AS WEEK’S #1 ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM A winning performance by GLEE, the sizzling season premiere of HELL’S KITCHEN and two strong nights of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE led FOX to a solid second-place finish last week among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens … [Read more...]

ADAM LAMBERT Interview, Glam Nation Tour, For Your Entertainment, American Idol

ADAM LAMBERT Interview with ADAM LAMBERT GLAM NATION TOUR June 2010 By Lena Lamoray ADAM LAMBERT is the reason why AMERICAN IDOL on FOX is the top reality talent show on television.  Adam represents everything that you crave from a musician such as impeccable vocals, talent, charm, and always undaunted performances.  I spoke with … [Read more...]

American Idol on FOX, Teams Up With Myspace to Expand Auditions

“AMERICAN IDOL” TEAMS UP WITH MYSPACE TO EXPAND AUDITION OPPORTUNITIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY FOR SHOW’S UPCOMING TENTH SEASON AMERICAN IDOL, the No. 1 show on U.S. network television for seven consecutive seasons, will revolutionize its audition process by adding an online component via MySpace to the auditions for the first time ever. In … [Read more...]

American Idol Winner, Lee Dewyze & Highlight Performances from Janet Jackson, Bret Michaels, Dane Cook & More on FOX

LEE DEWYZE IS CROWNED THE “AMERICAN IDOL”  Two-Hour Spectacular Season Finale Featured Appearances by Alice Cooper, The Bee Gees, Michael McDonald, Dane Cook, Christina Aguilera, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Alanis Morissette, Bret Michaels, Chicago, Janet Jackson and Joe Cocker  Former IDOL Judge Paula Abdul and Past IDOL Winners Kelly … [Read more...]

Jordin Sparks, The Battlefield Tour Dates

JORDIN SPARKS ANNOUNCES HER SUMMER HEADLINE TOUR, "THE BATTLEFIELD TOUR Presented by MIKE AND IKE®" New York, NY - Following the success of her sophomore album release Battlefield (19 Recordings/Jive Records) and 2009 tour with the Jonas Brothers and Britney Spears, the unstoppable Jordin Sparks will launch her summer headlining tour beginning … [Read more...]

American Idol Voting Results, Auditions Info & Season Finale May 26 on FOX

CRYSTAL BOWERSOX AND LEE DEWYZE TO COMPETE FOR “AMERICAN IDOL” CROWN TUESDAY, MAY 25, ON FOX CASEY JAMES IS ELIMINATED FROM COMPETITION Winner To Be Announced on Two-Hour Season Finale Wednesday, May 26 Crystal Bowersox and Lee DeWyze are AMERICAN IDOL’s Top 2 finalists after Casey James received the fewest of America’s more than 47 million … [Read more...]

Street Drum Corps on American Idol Tonight on FOX with Travis Garland & Justin Bieber

LOS ANGELES, CA – DGC/Interscope Records rock band Street Drum Corps will perform on FOX’s top-rated TV show “American Idol” Wednesday, May 19th at 9pm EST/8pm CST, just one suspenseful week away from the Season 9 finale. The band will be backing labelmate Travis Garland when he sings his debut single, “Believe.” Street Drum Corps frontman Bobby … [Read more...]

FOX Announces Primetime Slate for 2010-2011 Season, New Shows & Old Favorites Return

FOX ANNOUNCES PRIMETIME SLATE FOR 2010-2011 SEASON FOUR NEW COMEDIES, THREE NEW DRAMAS JOIN SCHEDULE FALL TUESDAY COMEDY BLOCK TO FEATURE NEW FAMILY COMEDY “RAISING HOPE” AND NEW ROMANTIC COMEDY “RUNNING WILDE” STARRING WILL ARNETT AND KERI RUSSELL COMPELLING NEW DRAMA “LONESTAR” TO DEBUT IN FALL NEW ACTION-ADVENTURE FAMILY DRAMA … [Read more...]

FOX American Idol Voting Results, Justin Bieber & Travis Garland Perform May 19

CRYSTAL BOWERSOX, LEE DEWYZE AND CASEY JAMES ARE THE TOP 3 FINALISTS ON “AMERICAN IDOL”  MICHAEL LYNCHE IS ELIMINATED FROM COMPETITION  Top 3 Finalists Perform Two Songs Each on Next Week’s Performance Show Tuesday, May 18, on FOX   Special Performances by Justin Bieber and Travis Garland on Next Results Show Wednesday, May … [Read more...]

Jamie Foxx Mentors May 11 Bon Jovi & Daughtry to Perform on American Idol May 12 on FOX

CRYSTAL BOWERSOX, LEE DEWYZE, CASEY JAMES AND MICHAEL LYNCHE ARE THIS SEASON’S “AMERICAN IDOL” TOP 4 FINALISTS AARON KELLY IS ELIMINATED FROM COMPETITION  JAMIE FOXX TO MENTOR FINALISTS ON NEXT PERFORMANCE SHOWTUESDAY, MAY 11, ON FOX  Bon Jovi and Daughtry to Perform on Next Results Show Wednesday, May 12  Finalist Aaron Kelly was … [Read more...]

FOX Weekly National Nielsen Ratings April 26 – May 2

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 26 – MAY 2, 2010 IT’S ANOTHER WEEKLY WIN FOR FOX   Last week, FOX won the week among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens with strong deliveries from HOUSE, 24, AMERICAN IDOL, GLEE and Saturday’s NASCAR RACE: RICHMOND 400.  FOX ended the week with a 3.0/9 overall and continues its reign as the … [Read more...]

American Idol Winner, Jordin Sparks Broadway Debut, In The Heights August 19

JORDIN SPARKS MAKES BROADWAY DEBUT IN TONY & GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING BEST MUSICAL IN THE HEIGHTSPLATINUM RECORDING ARTIST AND 2007 "AMERICAN IDOL" WINNER BEGINS PERFORMANCES THURSDAY, AUGUST 19 FOR LIMITED 12 WEEK ENGAGEMENT   The 2008 Tony and Grammy Award-winning Best Musical In The Heights welcomes 19 Recordings/Jive … [Read more...]

LADY GAGA to Perform on American Idol, Harry Connick Jr. to Mentor on Frank Sinatra Week

SIOBHAN MAGNUS IS ELIMINATED ON “AMERICAN IDOL” HARRY CONNICK JR. TO MENTOR TOP 5 FINALISTS ON FRANK SINATRA-THEMED PERFORMANCE SHOW TUESDAY, MAY 4, ON FOX  Connick Jr. and Lady Gaga to Perform on Next Results Show Wednesday, May 5 Finalist Siobhan Magnus was eliminated tonight on AMERICAN IDOL after she received the fewest of America’s 33 … [Read more...]

Queen Latifah to Emcee Additional American Idol Gives Back on FOX April 21

QUEEN LATIFAH TO EMCEE ADDITIONAL “IDOL GIVES BACK” CELEBRATION LIVE FROM PASADENA CIVIC AUDITORIUM WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, ON FOX   ExxonMobil to Sponsor Second Venue; Tickets Currently on Sale at Ticketmaster.com While Ryan Seacrest hosts IDOL GIVES BACK from the AMERICAN IDOL stage in Los Angeles, Queen Latifah will join the … [Read more...]

American Idol Voting, Alicia Keys to Mentor & Perform Next Week

ANDREW GARCIA AND KATIE STEVENS ARE ELIMINATED FROM THE “AMERICAN IDOL” COMPETITION   ALICIA KEYS TO MENTOR TOP 7 FINALISTS ON INSPIRATIONAL SONGS TUESDAY, APRIL 20, ON FOX   Alicia Keys, Carrie Underwood, The Black Eyed Peas, Annie Lennox, Jeff Beck & Joss Stone and Mary J. Blige & the All-Star Band to Perform … [Read more...]

FOX Weekly Ratings Release, National Nielsen Ratings April 5-11

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 5 - 11, 2010 AMERICAN IDOL, HUMAN TARGET, BONES, FRINGE AND NASCAR ON FOX: SUBWAY FRESH FIT 600 DRIVES FOX TO WEEKLY WIN AMONG ADULTS 18-49, ADULTS 18-34 AND TEENS   Strong performances by AMERICAN IDOL, HUMAN TARGET, BONES, FRINGE and NASCAR’S: SUBWAY FRESH FIT 600 led FOX to a weekly … [Read more...]

Former American Idol Finalists Volunteer to Support Idol Gives Back on FOX April 21

FORMER “AMERICAN IDOL” FINALISTS VOLUNTEER TO SUPPORT “IDOL GIVES BACK” INITIATIVE AT FEEDING AMERICA FOOD BANKS ACROSS THE COUNTRY  IDOL GIVES BACK Airs Wednesday, April 21, on FOX This week, former AMERICAN IDOL finalists from all around the country, including Amy Adams, Bo Bice, Didi Benami, Lacey Brown, Kevin Covais, Bucky Covington, … [Read more...]

FOX ROCK Week of Music-Themed Shows, House, Bones, Family Guy, Fringe, The Simpsons, Glee, American Idol & More

“FOX ROCKS” WEEK OF MUSIC-THEMED PROGRAMMING AIRS THURSDAY, APRIL 29 THROUGH WEDNESDAY, MAY 5  Musical Themes Featured In BONES, FRINGE, HOUSE, THE WANDA SYKES SHOW, THE SIMPSONS, THE CLEVELAND SHOW, FAMILY GUY, AMERICAN IDOL and GLEE  Never-Before-Seen FAMILY GUY Musical Numbers Added To Expanded 150TH Episode Celebration  Don’t miss a … [Read more...]

Idol Gives Back Auctions, Bid on FOX American Idol Tickets, Meet Simon Cowell & More

“IDOL GIVES BACK” KICKS OFF ONLINE AUCTION TO RAISE FUNDS FOR CHARITY TODAY AT WWW.IDOLGIVESBACK.ORG  Bid Now on Unique Items including an AMERICAN IDOL Top 10 Season Pass, Season Finale Tickets and Meet & Greet with Simon Cowell, Vocal Lesson from Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi, Autographed Sneakers from Ellen DeGeneres and … [Read more...]

FOX Weekly Ratings: National Nielsen Ratings March 29-April 4

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 29 – APRIL 4, 2010  FOX HITS THE TARGET WITH STRONG WEEKLY WIN  Significant gains by HUMAN TARGET, strong returns for BONES and FRINGE and two solid nights of AMERICAN IDOL led FOX to a weekly win with a 2.9/9 among Adults 18-49, beating the next-highest rated network by +12%.  FOX remains this … [Read more...]

Judges’ Save Michael Lynche on American Idol, Adam Lambert to Mentor & Perform Next Week on FOX

JUDGES’ SAVE KEEPS MICHAEL LYNCHE ON “AMERICAN IDOL”  ADAM LAMBERT TO MENTOR TOP 9 FINALISTS TUESDAY, APRIL 13, ON FOX  Lambert to Perform on Next Results Show Wednesday, April 14 Finalist Michael Lynche was saved from elimination tonight by the AMERICAN IDOL judges after he received the fewest of America’s votes. Lynche will continue in … [Read more...]

Gleek Week on FOX and GLEE returns on April 13

JOIN THE CLUB! “GLEEK WEEK” KICKS OFF ON FOX Fan Initiatives Celebrate Return of GLEE Tuesday, April 13 “GLEEk Week,” a week of special initiatives for GLEEks, kicks off today and begins the official countdown to the too-big-to-miss spring premiere of GLEE airing at a special time Tuesday, April 13 (9:28-10:30 PM ET/PT) following AMERICAN … [Read more...]

Alicia Keys, Carrie Underwood, The Black Eyed Peas, Annie Lenox & Jeff Beck to Perform on Idol Gives Back on April 21 on FOX

ALICIA KEYS, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, THE BLACK EYED PEAS, ANNIE LENNOX AND JEFF BECK TO PERFORM ON “IDOL GIVES BACK” WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, ON FOX  Emmy Award-winning IDOL GIVES BACK welcomes Alicia Keys, Carrie Underwood, The Black Eyed Peas, Annie Lennox and Jeff Beck as performers on this year’s event, airing Wednesday, April 21 (8:00-10:00 PM ET … [Read more...]

FOX Weekly National Nielsen Ratings March 22 thru 28

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 22 - 28, 2010 With solid performances across the week and gains on both nights of AMERICAN IDOL, FOX ended the week with a 3.1/9 among Adults 18-49.  Season to date, FOX continues its reign at No. 1, outperforming the next highest rated broadcast network by +12% in the adult demo.   On Tuesday, … [Read more...]

Didi Benami Eliminated on American Idol, Finalists to Sing Lennon & McCartney Songs Next week, Rihanna Performs on Next Results Show

DIDI BENAMI IS ELIMINATED ON “AMERICAN IDOL”  TOP 9 FINALISTS TO SING SONGS OF LENNON AND MCCARTNEY TUESDAY, APRIL 6, ON FOX  Rihanna to Perform on Next Results Show Wednesday, April 7  Finalist Didi Benami was eliminated tonight on AMERICAN IDOL after she received the fewest of America’s votes. On Tuesday’s performance show, the Top 10 … [Read more...]

GLEE Charitable Sneak Preview Screenings to Benefit the Grammy Foundation

JOIN THE CLUB AND FEEL GOOD ABOUT IT!  SNEAK PREVIEW CHARITABLE SCREENINGS OF THE “GLEE” SPRING PREMIERE TO BENEFIT THE GRAMMY FOUNDATION®  Tickets on Sale Now for Screenings in Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Miami, Nashville, New York, Philadelphia, Seattle and Washington, D.C.  Be the first to join the club and support a great cause! … [Read more...]

American Idol, Idol Gives Back April 21 on FOX

MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOR “IDOL GIVES BACK” BY JOINING THE “HELP ME GIVE BACK” CAMPAIGN  Set Up Your Fundraising Page Now at americanidol.com/idolgivesback  Be a part of something special this year and help those in need by raising funds to support IDOL GIVES BACK and its beneficiaries before the show airs Wednesday, April 21 (8:00-10:00 PM … [Read more...]

American Idol Elimination, Paige Miles, Usher to Mentor March 30

PAIGE MILES IS ELIMINATED ON “AMERICAN IDOL”  GRAMMY AWARD WINNER USHER TO MENTOR TOP 10 FINALISTS ON R&B/SOUL-THEMED PERFORMANCE SHOW TUESDAY, MARCH 30, ON FOX  Usher to Perform on Next Results Show Wednesday, March 31  Finalist Paige Miles was eliminated tonight on AMERICAN IDOL after she received the fewest of America’s votes. … [Read more...]

National Nielsen Ratings March 15-21 FOX Rocks Out Another Week at the Top

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 15 - 21, 2010  FOX ROCKS OUT ANOTHER WEEK AT NO. 1  FOX kicked off last week with strong originals of HOUSE and 24, and continued its dominance with impressive ratings from HUMAN TARGET and AMERICAN IDOL.  FOX ranked No. 1 for the week with a 3.2/10 rating among Adults 18-49 and continues to hold … [Read more...]

Miley Cyrus Mentors Top 11 American Idol Finalists on Tuesday and Perfoms on Results Show with Joe Jonas and Demi Lovato

MILEY CYRUS MENTORS THE TOP 11 FINALISTS ON “AMERICAN IDOL” TO PREPARE FOR BILLBOARD #1 HITS-THEMED PERFORMANCE SHOW TUESDAY, MARCH 23, ON FOX  Cyrus, Joe Jonas and Demi Lovato to Perform on Results Show Wednesday, March 24  Miley Cyrus will appear as a guest mentor on AMERICAN IDOL and help the Top 11 finalists – Didi Benami, … [Read more...]

American Idol Contestant Lacey Brown Eliminated, Next week Top 11 Compete on Teen Idols Themed Show

LACEY BROWN IS ELIMINATED ON “AMERICAN IDOL”  JUDGES’ SAVE RETURNS THIS SEASON  TOP 11 COMPETE ON TEEN IDOLS-THEMED SHOW TUESDAY, MARCH 23, ON FOX  Next Results Show Wednesday, March 24  Finalist Lacey Brown was eliminated tonight on AMERICAN IDOL after she received the fewest of America’s votes. On Tuesday’s performance show, the … [Read more...]

National Nielsen Ratings for the Week of March 8 thru 14, FOX Tops the Week with American Idol

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 8 - 14, 2010  FOX TOPS THE WEEK WITH IDOL’S TOP 12  Three defining nights of AMERICAN IDOL, along with strong performances by HOUSE and HUMAN TARGET, led FOX to win the week with a 3.4/10 rating among Adults 18-49, outperforming the next highest-rated competitor by +21%.  FOX continues to hold … [Read more...]

Ke$ha and Orianthi to perform on American Idol Results show March 17, Tonight the Contestants will cover The Rolling Stones

KE$HA AND ORIANTHI TO PERFORM ON “AMERICAN IDOL” RESULTS SHOW WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17, ON FOX Pop sensations Ke$ha and Orianthi will take the stage on this week’s live AMERICAN IDOL results show Wednesday, March 17 (9:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Tune in to see Ke$ha sing her smash single “Blah Blah Blah,” Orianthi perform her hit … [Read more...]

GLEE Live in Concert Tour, By Popular Demand the Hit FOX Show Goes live

BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! LIVE! IN CONCERT! ADDS MORE DATES! FOUR MORE CONCERTS ADDED INCLUDING SATURDAY MATINEE, MAY 22 AT LA’S GIBSON AMPHITHEATRE  Three Other Shows in L.A. and N.Y. Also Added; Tickets Go On Sale To General Public Friday, March 12 for the Phoenix Date and Saturday, March 13 for Los Angeles, New York & … [Read more...]

American Idol top 12 Finalists Revealed Top 12 Perform March 16 on FOX

“AMERICAN IDOL” TOP 12 FINALISTS REVEALED  KATELYN EPPERLY, TODRICK HALL, ALEX LAMBERT AND LILLY SCOTT ARE ELIMINATED FROM COMPETITION TOP 12 PERFORM LIVE TUESDAY, MARCH 16, ON FOX; NEXT RESULTS SHOW WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17  Tonight, AMERICAN IDOL revealed this season’s Top 12 finalists (Didi Benami, Crystal Bowersox, Lacey Brown, Lee … [Read more...]

FOX Gets a Jump-start on Summer with New shows and old favorites

FOX GETS A JUMP-START ON SUMMER  NEW ACTION-COMEDY “THE GOOD GUYS” BOOKS SPECIAL PREVIEW WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, AND SERIES PREMIERE MONDAY, JUNE 7  “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE” BEGINS ANOTHER SEARCH FOR AMERICA’S FAVORITE DANCER THURSDAY, MAY 27  “LIE TO ME” RETURNS WITH ALL-NEW EPISODES MONDAY, JUNE 7; “PAST LIFE” EMERGES WITH … [Read more...]

National Nielsen Ratings for the week of March 1 thru 7, FOX Delivers Best Network Performance

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 1 - 7, 2010  FOX DELIVERS BEST PERFORMANCE BY A BROADCAST NET  Three outstanding nights of AMERICAN IDOL propelled FOX to No. 1 for the week among Adults 18-49. Despite tough competition including ABC’s season finale of The Bachelor and The 82nd Annual Academy Awards, FOX delivered a 4.1/11 for … [Read more...]

American Idol Elimination Results, Season 8 Finalists Scott MacIntyre and Matt Giraud perform next week

MICHELLE DELAMOR, JOHN PARK, JERMAINE SELLERS AND HAELEY VAUGHN ARE ELIMINATED FROM THE “AMERICAN IDOL” COMPETITION  EIGHT FEMALE SEMIFINALISTS PERFORM TUESDAY, MARCH 9,  FOLLOWED BY EIGHT MALE SEMIFINALISTS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 10; TOP 12 FINALISTS REVEALED THURSDAY, MARCH 11, ON FOX Season Eight Finalists Scott MacIntyre and Matt … [Read more...]

American Idol Performers Swap Nights, Males tonight and Females tomorrow on FOX

“AMERICAN IDOL” PERFORMERS SWAP NIGHTS FOR THIS WEEK ONLY  The 10 Male Semifinalists Take the Stage Tonight on FOX; The 10 Female Semifinalists Perform Tomorrow Wednesday, March 3  Due to medical issues which would prevent Crystal Bowersox from performing tonight, the 10 male semifinalists will perform this evening, and the 10 female … [Read more...]

Janell Wheeler, Ashley Rodriguez, Joe Muñoz,Tyler Grady Eliminated from American Idol Danny Gokey to perform next week

JANELL WHEELER, ASHLEY RODRIGUEZ, JOE MUÑOZ AND TYLER GRADY ARE ELIMINATED FROM THE “AMERICAN IDOL” COMPETITION  THE 10 FEMALE SEMIFINALISTS PERFORM TUESDAY, MARCH 2,  FOLLOWED BY 10 MALE SEMIFINALISTS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3; FOUR MORE GO HOME THURSDAY, MARCH 4, ON FOX  Season Eight Finalist Danny Gokey to Perform New Single Next … [Read more...]

National Nielsen Ratings Feb 15 thru 21 2010 FOX shows

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 15 - 21, 2010  A gold medal performance from Tuesday’s AMERICAN IDOL and double-digit growth from Sunday’s animated originals of THE SIMPSONS, THE CLEVELAND SHOW, and AMERICAN DAD contributed to FOX’s weekly rating of 3.2/9 among Adults 18-49.  In addition, Tuesday’s AMERICAN IDOL ranked as the … [Read more...]

SIMON COWELL from American Idol Interview excerpt Feb 18 conference call

Simon Cowell from American Idol Interview excerpt from tonight's conference call I participated in.  The full interview will be published on www.LenaLamoray.com soon. When asked about if a woman will win this year: Simon Cowell:  "I think there is a better chance of it, I would love to find a Taylor Swift, somebody who's relevant rather than … [Read more...]

Meet your American Idol Top 24 and keep up with them on twitter, facebook, myspace and more on FOX

“AMERICAN IDOL” REVEALS REMAINING TOP 24 SEMIFINALISTS  Top 12 Girls Compete LIVE Tuesday, February 23; Top 12 Boys Compete LIVE Wednesday, February 24; First LIVE Results Show Airs Thursday, February 25, on FOX  Voting Begins Next Week Following Live Performance Shows  Auditions end for the ninth season of AMERICAN IDOL, and the … [Read more...]

Seven of the American Idol Top 24 semifinalist revealed

SEVEN OF THE “AMERICAN IDOL” TOP 24 SEMIFINALISTS REVEALED! REMAINING 17 SEMIFINALISTS ANNOUNCED TOMORROW NIGHT WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, ON FOX In a series first, the AMERICAN IDOL judges tonight announced seven semifinalists who have secured a coveted spot in this season’s Top 24. These seven semifinalists are: Didi Benami, Lee Dewyze, … [Read more...]

FOX Claims Top-Rated week of the 2009-2010 Season

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 1 - 7, 2010 SUPER BOWL CAN’T TOPPLE FOX’S SEASON HIGH! FOX is Runner-Up During Super Bowl Week, But Still Claims Top-Rated Week of the 2009-10 Season The final audition rounds of AMERICAN IDOL, the winter finales of BONES and FRINGE, and strong performances by KITCHEN NIGHTMARES and the … [Read more...]

American Idol reveals some of the season’s top 24 tonight

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER “AMERICAN IDOL” REVEALS SOME OF THIS SEASON’S TOP 24 TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, ON FOX Remaining Semifinalists Announced Wednesday, February 17 In an AMERICAN IDOL first, some of the Top 24 semifinalists will be revealed in a special two-hour event airing Tuesday, Feb. 16 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. On Tuesday … [Read more...]

Ellen DeGeneres Makes her American Idol Debut on FOX Feb 9

ELLEN DEGENERES MAKES HER “AMERICAN IDOL” DEBUT TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, ON FOX Newest IDOL Judge Joins Panel for Start of Hollywood Round The excitement has been building, and the moment America has been waiting for is almost here! Ellen DeGeneres joins judges Simon Cowell, Kara DioGuardi, Randy Jackson and host Ryan Seacrest to help winnow … [Read more...]

FOX Dominates the week with five nightly wins

NATIONAL NIELSEN RATINGS FOR  THE WEEK OF JANUARY 25 - 31, 2010 FOX DOMINATES THE WEEK WITH FIVE NIGHTLY WINS! Outstanding ratings from HOUSE, 24, AMERICAN IDOL, HUMAN TARGET, BONES and FRINGE contributed to FOX’s dominant performance last week, bringing the network five nightly wins and a weekly rating of 3.5/10.  FOX continues to have a … [Read more...]

Catch the Fanfare of FOX February‏ NEW shows & episodes

CATCH THE FANFARE OF FOX FEBRUARY  MAJOR TELEVISION EVENTS INCLUDE SPECIAL PRIMETIME “NASCAR ON FOX” RACE FEB. 6; ALL-NEW HOURS OF “24” FEB. 8, FEB. 15, FEB. 22 AND MARCH 1; ELLEN DEGENERES’ “AMERICAN IDOL” DEBUT FEB. 9, PLUS HOLLYWOOD ROUND EPISODES FEB. 9, 10, 16 AND 17, THIS SEASON’S TOP 24 REVEALED FEB. 17, FIRST LIVE … [Read more...]