Headlines: Debbie Allen Honors JHud, Lee DeWyze Syncs a Song

Christmas Movies, featuring American Idol alums

Round the clock Christmas movies are firing up on both Lifetime and Hallmark cable channels. A couple of films feature American Idol alums. On Monday November 29, Welcome to the Christmas Family Reunion premieres on Lifetime. The film stars Asia’h Epperson from the season 7 Top 24. She plays “rising singer Tiffanie Christmas” who is planning her holiday family reunion. Over on Hallmark, season 6 winner Jordin Sparks stars in A Christmas Treasure premiering on November 7.  The Logline reads, “”After opening a 100-year-old time capsule and meeting a charming chef, Lou questions whether or not she should move to New York after Christmas and further her writing career.” ETA: Additionally, American Idol 10 winner Scotty McCreery is producing a movie for Hallmark called Five More Minutes based on the song of the same name.  It stars Nikki Deloach, David Haydn-Jones. The plot involves “a woman’s Christmas wish answered in unexpected ways when her late grandfather’s journal turns up and reveals an untold romance.” See the full schedules at TV Guide.

Watch For American Idol season 9 winner Lee DeWyze’s “Weight” in All American Season Premiere

Lee DeWyze has a new sync. His song “Weight” will play during the premiere of All American on CW on Monday Oct. 25.


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Debbie Allen Honors Jennifer Hudson at ELLE’s 27th Annual Women In Hollywood Celebration – Debbie Allen Honors Jennifer Hudson at ELLE’s 27th Annual Women In Hollywood Celebration.

Jennifer Hudson Reveals What Actress She Would Want To Play Her In a Biopic

Adam Lambert Does an Easy Vampire Makeup Tutorial for Halloween | Cosmopolitan – If you’re looking for a vampire makeup look for Halloween, look no further than Adam Lambert! He’s a star but did you know he’s also awesome at makeup?! This glam vampire look is perfect for spooky partying (or trick or treating, no judgement).

Live From Las Vegas: Adam Lambert is back and broadcasting from Venetian – Adam Lambert, always known for doing things in a big way, is going to give it a shot. The powerhouse vocalist known for a breakthrough run on American Idol and as the current singer of Queen continues his headlining engagement at Venetian this week, and he’ll broadcast his October 29 concert live via Looped. Tickets for the stream are available at adamlambert.net. It’s the first time an artist has offered a ticketed livestream for concertgoers at any venue at Venetian or Palazzo, and it’s likely one of the first such endeavors on the Las Vegas Strip. “I feel very lucky to have fans who travel internationally and like to come to my shows, and Vegas is an amazing place to be performing from in that regard,” Lambert, who played a series of shows with Queen at Park MGM in 2018, tells the Weekly. “A lot of them can’t get into the country right now, and a lot of others just don’t feel comfortable traveling in our country. It just seemed like a great thing to do to give more fans some of this experience.” – Read more at Las Vegas Weekly

Scotty McCreery Talks New Record, Same Truck – Off The Record

Performing On ‘American Idol’ Was Hard. What Was Happening Behind The Scenes Was Harder. (Season 18 alum Althea Grace writes a first person account of her time on the show) – “I have accomplished so many things since being on ‘Idol,’ but nothing comes close to the joy it brings me to be a voice for families going through the same hardships my family has been through.” It’s Round 2 of Hollywood Week on “American Idol.” We’re mid-pandemic, filming a show in lockdown. I’m paired up with my partner, Camille, whom I just met this week, and we have 24 hours to learn a song we’ve never played together. For the first time ever I am away from my 2-year-old child. In the middle of rehearsals, a text comes through from my dad: “I have to take Lennon to the ER.” – Read more at HuffPost

American Idol alums Jax and Casey Abrams Hilarious Collab

HA HA. Jax invites Casey Abrams (again) for a collab. This time they goof on One Direction.


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