AMERICAN IDOL (Season Premiere on Sunday, March 11, 8:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
“American Idol,” the iconic series that revolutionized the television
landscape by pioneering the music competition genre, will return to
airwaves at its new home on The ABC Television Network. Helping to
determine who America will ultimately vote for to become the next singing
sensation are music industry forces and superstar judges Luke Bryan, Katy
Perry and Lionel Richie. Emmy® Award-winning host and producer
Ryan Seacrest will return as host of the beloved series.
“American Idol” is produced by FremantleMedia North America and 19
Entertainment, a division of CORE Media Group. Executive producers include
FremantleMedia North America’s Trish Kinane and Jennifer Mullin along with
co-executive producer, Megan Wolflick. FremantleMedia International
distributes the series worldwide.