Idol Headlines For 01/11/12

The HFPA have announced that Katharine McPhee and Adam Levine will both be presenters at this Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards

The Peoples’ Choice Awards air tonight on CBS at 9/8c pm.   American Idol is favored to win in the Favorite TV Competition Show Category. Plus, there are Glee kids and Voice coaches also nominated for awards.  So, guess I’ll be liveblogging!  Please join me.

James Durbin’s Memories of a Beautiful Disaster is available digitally at Amazon.com for 3.99! Get it Here

Adam Lambert shot the cover of the spring issue of Fault Magazine, set to be released on March 31.  The magazine will be available for pre-order on March 1.

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony to Appear at Univision’s TCA Breakfast on Saturday (Exclusive) – Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony will take the stage together this coming weekend. The two Latin superstars, who in July announced they were divorcing, are bringing their Q’Viva The Chosen talent show to Saturday morning’s Univision session of the Television Critics Association winter press tour by way of a special performance, which they have produced along with choreographer and series co-mentor Jamie King. The show is filming this week in Los Angeles. – Read more at Hollywood Reporter

Jennifer Hudson: ‘I Got This’ Signing! – Jennifer Hudson looks fit and fabulous as she attends a signing for her new book, “I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down,” at Barnes & Noble on Tuesday (January 10) in New York City. – See the photos at Just Jared

Adam Lambert & Sauli Koskinen: Katsuya Couple – Adam Lambert and boyfriend Sauli Koskinen leave Katsuya after having dinner on Tuesday (January 10) in Hollywood. The 29-year-old singer recently revealed the inspiration behind his forthcoming album, Trespassing. – See the photos at Just Jared

Kelly Clarkson: A Pop Star Survives – “I literally weighed 124 pounds. I’m 5’3″ and a half — don’t forget that half. And they told me that if I lost 20 pounds, that they would sign me. And I was like, ‘Wow,'” Clarkson says. “I’d had an eating disorder in high school for a bit. I think God kind of put me through that to make me stronger for when situations like that come up.” – Listen to Kelly’s interview at NPR

Jennifer Hudson on her New Book – FOX NY

Jennifer Hudson’s Book: MyFoxNY.com

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Constantine Maroulis Goes Toxic – After a stint on the fourth season of American Idol, Constantine Maroulis moved on to Broadway, starring first in The Wedding Singer and then in Rock of Ages, originating the role of wannabe rocker Drew, and earning a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor. Now, Maroulis is kicking off 2012 as nerdy scientist Melvin Ferd the Third in The Toxic Avenger at the Alley Theatre in Houston, Texas. TheaterMania caught up with Maroulis to discuss the show, his experiences with Rock of Ages, and his advice for other reality show contestants. – Read more at TheaterMania

Jennifer Lopez ‘Chasing’ Role In ‘Cocaine Cowboys,’ Mark Wahlberg Confirms – “It’s one of those characters that will go down in history. Jennifer Lopez is chasing that [role] like crazy,” Wahlberg revealed. “It’s the role — if I could play Griselda, I would. That’s Academy Award [bait] right there.” Wahlberg and Devi also discussed the fact that whoever lands the Blanco role will have to forget about being pretty. Getting into character will require a transformation à la Charlize Theron’s Oscar-winning transformation for “Monster.” – Read more at MTV

‘SYTYCD’ kicks off season 9 auditions – “Dedication is what you need and these people have it in spades,” host Cat Deeley said, observing the mass of dancers lined up. “To be that up and happy and enthusiastic, and energetic in the freezing cold….and some people have been here since last night. But dancers are like that – I’ve never met people who are so tough and will keep going and work really hard. I’ve never met a collection of people like that.” – Read more at CNN

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