‘American Idol’ To Return to Television
‘American Idol’ could be heading back to television, but on a new network – ABC.
Variety first reported that was a deal was in place to bring the show back and that ABC beat the other networks for the reboot.
The show began series in 2002 and ran for 15 seasons. It jump-started the careers of Clay Aiken, Carrie Underwood, Fantasia Barrino and many more.
If the show is a ‘go’ it is no certain if former judge Simon Cowell or host Ryan Seacrest will return.
ABC is expected to announce Idol at its Upfront presentation this month.