Episode PremiereFebruary 03, 2009
Show Period2002 - now
Production CompanyFremantle, 19 TV, American Idol Prod. Fox TV
Cast and Crew
- Ryan Seacrest as Himself - Host
- Jennifer Lopez as Herself - Judge
- Keith Urban as Himself - Judge
- Harry Connick Jr.
- Mariah Carey as Herself - Judge
- Nicki Minaj as Herself - Judge
- Steven Tyler as Himself - Judge
- Simon Cowell as Himself - Judge
- Kara DioGuardi as Herself - Judge
- Randy Jackson as Himself - Judge
Contestants chosen from around the nation endure a grueling rehearsal schedule and pressure-packed auditions as they vie for a coveted spot among the Top 24. Who will survive and who will go home?