Harry Connick Jr., Chris Isaak and Shania Twain No Longer on 'Idol' Wish List


Harry Connick Jr., Chris Isaak and Shania Twain No Longer on 'Idol' Wish List


Meanwhile, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler reportedly are still among candidates who will replace Ellen DeGeneres and Simon Cowell.

Harry Connick Jr., Chris Isaak and Shania Twain are no longer in the running to take over the judging chairs vacated by Ellen DeGeneres and Simon Cowell on TV talent show "American Idol", according to new reports.

The trio has been mentioned as contenders in recent weeks, alongside Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, Jessica Simpson and Justin Timberlake. A source tells EW.com that Lopez and Tyler are still very much possibilities to sit alongside existing judge Randy Jackson, but all the other celebrities are no longer on the wish list.

Former producer Nigel Lythgoe, who favours a three-person panel, has returned to the show. Furthermore, they have switched label from Sony to Universal as the agreement with Sony has expired. More updates about who's in and who's out are expected to emerge in the coming weeks.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Taylor Swift Enlists Jack Antonoff and Ryan Adams for New Album
  2. Kenya Moore Finally Reveals Husband's Face and Name in New Instagram Post
  3. Lena Dunham Goes Topless in New Racy Selfie
  4. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt in Talks to Put Divorce on Hold
  5. Beyonce and Jay-Z's Twin Babies' Names Allegedly Revealed!
  6. Khloe Kardashian Sizzling in Completely Sheer Bodysuit. Tempting Tristan Thompson?
  7. 'Godzilla 2' Cast, Plot and New Creatures Are Confirmed as Filming Begins
  8. Gwen Stefani Is 'in Control' of Her Relationship With Blake Shelton
  9. 'xXx4' Is Happening With 'Xander Cage' Cast Returning
  10. 'KUWTK' Returns for Another Season as 'Life of Kylie' Ends Up Being a Flop

CELEBS PHOTO