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Harry Connick Jr.

Harry Connick Jr.

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Famous as :

Singer, actor

Birth Name :

Joseph Harry Fowler Connick Jr.

Birth Date :

September 11, 1967

Birth Place :

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Spouse :

Jill Goodacre (model, since April 16, 1994)

Claim to fame :

Album "We Are in Love" (1990)

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All 'American Idol' Judges and Ryan Seacrest Sign Up for Season 14

June 24, 2014 02:12:12 GMT

"" has announced the line-up for its 14th installment. It's officially announced that all three judges from season 13, , and , as well as host , will return for next season.
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'American Idol': Harry Connick Jr. Justifies Judges' Use of Save on Sam Woolf

April 04, 2014 09:06:37 GMT

After keeping their save for weeks, "" judges used their sole right to keep a finalist from elimination on Thursday, April 3. Some may question the judges' decision considering Sam Woolf's modest performance compared to other stronger singers' the night before.
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'American Idol' Recap: Harry Connick Jr. 'Walks Out' After a Contestant Quits on Group Night

February 07, 2014 04:37:42 GMT

It was the moment dreaded by most contestants on "" as they had to sing in groups. Picking up where the last episode left off, the Thursday, February 6 outing saw the group performances. By the end of the day, only half of them stayed on the competition.
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'American Idol' Premiere: Harry Connick Jr. Lifts a Guy, Jennifer Lopez Makes a Man Cry

January 16, 2014 05:10:31 GMT

"" officially kicked off its season 13 with a new jugding panel on Wednesday, January 15. The episode captured some of the good and bad auditions in Boston, Massachusetts and Austin, Texas, as well as introduced The Chamber where the contestants went to before their first audition.
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Harry Connick Jr. Says 'American Idol' Is 'Back on Track'

December 16, 2013 02:00:09 GMT

"" may have got back the formula that made it so loved by fans in its earlier years. Met at Z100's Jingle Ball in New York City on Friday, December 13, newly added judge claimed the upcoming season 13 would be better than the last installment.
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Harry Connick Jr. Takes a Jab at Mariah Carey for Slamming 'American Idol'

November 15, 2013 03:25:23 GMT

has responded to 's comment that compared "" to hell. After the R&B diva opened up about her experience working on the show last season, the new judge which joins the show for the upcoming 13th installment tweeted, "@MariahCarey - Must've been hard to judge in hell. Idol XIII: Welcome to heaven!"
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'American Idol' Officially Names Harry Connick Jr. as Judge and Randy Jackson as Mentor

September 04, 2013 03:07:12 GMT

"" has unveiled the complete judge line-up of its 13th season. FOX confirms that joins returning judge and , who previously judged the show's season 10 and 11 for the next edition of the singing competition series.
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Harry Connick Jr. Joins 'American Idol' as Third Judge

August 31, 2013 06:10:34 GMT

has reportedly nabbed the third spot on "" judging panel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actor/singer has inked a deal to serve as a judge in the 13th season of the show, joining and .
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will.i.am, David Cook and Harry Connick Jr. Perform on 'American Idol' Results Show

May 03, 2013 09:02:32 GMT

In recent weeks, the "" results shows have welcomed back some of their more successful alums such as past winners, , , and . On tonight's episode, the hit reality TV singing competition brought back season seven champion but since the current season is now almost in its final stretch, they had ' leader and yesterday's mentor performing as well.
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Harry Connick Jr. Confirms He's Approached for 'American Idol' Judging Gig

May 03, 2013 07:48:44 GMT

Following his successful mentoring stint on "", may return to the show next year with a bigger role. Rumors circulating that the jazz singer/actor has been approached to join the show as a mentor for the upcoming season and he confirms it.
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Harry Connick Jr. and Mariska Hargitay Kiss in 'Law and Order: SVU' Sneak Peek

January 07, 2012 02:29:42 GMT

"" will heat up Olivia Benson's love life by casting The actor/singer is tapped to join the cast for a four-episode arc as Executive Assistant District Attorney David Hadena, a prosecutor assigned to a case with 's detective character. Their work relationship will then blossom into something more.
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Harry Connick Jr. to Revive 'On a Clear Day' on His Broadway Return

March 02, 2011 04:25:28 GMT

Singer/actor is taking 's hit film "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever" back to Broadway in a new revival this autumn. The Grammy winner will return to the New York stage with "American Idiot" director Michael Mayer, who is giving the original 1965 play a gender-bending twist.
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Mark Salling to Release Jazz/Rock Album

August 06, 2010 08:26:03 GMT

Actor is following in the musical footsteps of his "" co-star by releasing his own album. The 27 year old plays bad boy footballer Noah 'Puck' Puckerman on the hit TV comedy, about a high school show choir, and regularly shows off his vocals on the program.
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Harry Connick Jr., Chris Isaak and Shania Twain No Longer on 'Idol' Wish List

August 06, 2010 08:03:41 GMT

, and are no longer in the running to take over the judging chairs vacated by and on TV talent show "", according to new reports.
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Three Enter Competition as Simon Cowell's Replacement on 'Idol'

July 21, 2010 08:18:39 GMT

Three names have been tossed in as the potential replacement of on "". One of them which is has been heard before because he was praised for his brief stint as guest mentor in season 9, but and Donald Trump only enter the consideration list now.
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Simon Cowell Picks Harry Connick Jr. as New 'Idol' Judge

July 08, 2010 04:36:46 GMT

has been tipped as the favorite to take over 's role as a judge on "" by the star himself - the music mogul insists the crooner is "a great mentor".
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Harry Connick Jr. Allowed Underage Daughter to Drive Truck

June 14, 2010 04:53:26 GMT

Singer/actor has landed himself in trouble with his wife after confessing he once accidentally allowed his underage daughter to drive his truck. The star reveals he was catching up on his sleep at home one day when his then-14-year-old daughter Georgia approached him about moving the vehicle so it no longer blocked the driveway.
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Harry Connick Jr. Questions 'American Idol' Judge's Capabilities

June 10, 2010 07:42:28 GMT

has questioned 's capabilities to judge budding talent on reality shows like "" because the music mogul has no singing background of his own. The singer/actor admires Cowell but admits he would like to see a musician replace the Brit as a judge on "American Idol" next season, instead of another sharp-tongued critic.
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Harry Connick Jr. Loves to Pick Up Freebies

January 27, 2010 10:15:57 GMT

Singer struggles to part with freebies he picks up at awards show gifting suites - because he loves to look at the neatly packaged treats. The "It Had To Be You" crooner admits he has no shame when it comes to claiming swag offered up by awards show sponsors - and takes all he can carry with a view to handing it out to friends and family at Christmas.
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