Straight up, now inform Us this isn’t true, Paula Abdul! The 54-year-old pop star stated in a brand new interview that she is thrilled for the American Idol reboot, however she isn’t all for returning to the present as a choose. See what she needed to say within the video above.
The “Forever Your Girl” singer — who served as a choose on AI from 2002 till 2009 — stopped by the Today present on Monday, May 15, to share her ideas in regards to the beloved singing competitors’s upcoming ABC revival.
“I’m excited for the reboot,” she said. “I had an unbelievable time on that present and blessed to be a part of it from the start, however I feel they should do an entire reboot.”
Abdul’s admission comes simply days after her former Idol co-judge Simon Cowell stated he doesn’t need any half within the present. “I was asked to do it, and the answer is no,” Cowell, 57, informed Extra on Thursday, May 11. “I’ve no curiosity. My reminiscences are after we first began. It was a special time with Randy [Jackson], Ryan [Seacrest] and Paula. You cannot re-create that.”
American Idol led to 2016 after 15 seasons on Fox. After weeks of hypothesis, ABC introduced on Tuesday, May 9, that they’re formally bringing again the beloved actuality collection.
“American Idol on ABC…that has a pleasant ring to it,” Disney co-chairman Ben Sherwood stated in an announcement. “Idol is an leisure icon, and now it’s going to air the place it belongs, in ABC’s lineup of addictive fan favorites alongside Dancing with the Stars and The Bachelor. America, prepare for the return of an even bigger, bolder and better-than-ever Idol.”
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Paula Abdul Is ‘Excited’ for ‘American Idol’ Reboot But Doesn’t Want to Come Back as a Judge by: Pamela Hendrix published: