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American Idol Gets ABC’s Season 2 Vote; Ryan Seacrest, Judges Returning

Looks like America voted, ABC, and you have… a winner on your hands! The network announced on Friday that singing competition series American Idol would be returning for a second season, with Ryan Seacrest and judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie also set to return. According to Deadline Hollywood, the announcement comes as a positive […]

[Oscars 2018] Bleeding Cool’s Guide to Our Awards Coverage

Now we’re sure you woke up Sunday morning thinking, “Gee, I hope Bleeding Cool lets us know when and where we can watch tonight’s Academy Awards red carpet and show.” As if that wasn’t bad enough, it was probably followed up with an even more pressing concern: “Wait a minute! How can I watch the […]

ABC Sets Scandal Series Finale Date, Midseason Series Premieres

With the Television Critics Association’s (TCA) press event in full swing and ahead of its Monday presentation, ABC released its midseason programming schedule. Premiere dates are set for new series For the People, The Crossing, Deception, Alex, Inc., Splitting Up Together and the Grey’s Anatomy spin-off. One date of particular note to Scandal fans: April […]

ABC’s American Idol: Ryan Seacrest Announces Premiere Date

With American Idol‘s judging drama now behind them and national auditions well underway, the only thing left for ABC to do was announce a launch date for their revival of the long-running singing competition. Returning host Ryan Seacrest was kind enough to take care of that for them, announcing this morning on both Live with […]

‘American Idol’ Signs Lionel Richie As Third Judge; Confirms Luke Bryan

Though it’s safe to assume that the network would’ve preferred to save the nail-biting, down-to-the-wire melodrama for the singing competition series’ finale, American Idol has secured its panel of judges only days before the show was set to begin live auditions. After weeks of on-again/off-again negotiations, legendary R&B musician Lionel Richie has finalized a deal […]

ABC’s American Idol Taps Country Star Luke Bryan As Second Judge

One of the “charms” of the old American Idol was the way they would stretch out the big winner reveals, usually with host Ryan Seacrest throwing it to commercial just before the reveal. Over the years, it even became a running joke among the contestants and judges. Here’s hoping that the creative forces behind ABC‘s […]



Second Trailer For Immortals

The marketing campaign for Tarsem’s Immortals lives on. It continues to look like… well, 300 really. Not to say it doesn’t have a few little tricks of its own, because it does, they’re obviously just embroidered onto a very familiar fabric. Rich and I saw that trailer a few weeks ago in a really loud […]