Idol Headlines for 10/31/11

Diana DeGarmo makes her debut in the daytime soap, Young And The Restless on CBS. Check your local listings for times and channel.

Daughtry performs on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, November 2.

Dancing with the Stars begins a little later, at 8:30 tonight. Tomorrow, Justin Bieber and Boyz II Men perform (Via The Futon Critic)

Jordin Sparks attended the Arizona State University Homecoming game on Saturday in honor of her dad, ex-NFL player, Phillipi Sparks, who once played for LSU. Photos at

Watch Paul McDonald and the Grand Magnolia’s “Demons” available to watch only through 3 a.m. See it HERE.

Katharine McPhee, Blake Shelton, Lily Aldridge, Mike Wolfe, Hill Harper, Adam Irigoyen and Elise Neal also lend their voices to the campaign

Starting this November, Jennifer Aniston, Robin Williams, Morgan Freeman, George Lopez, Shaun White, Dwyane Wade and singer Luis Fonsi will join Marlo Thomas in helping raise awareness and funds for St. Jude, one of the world’s premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other deadly childhood diseases.

The campaign will also get a boost of star power from several new and returning friends of St. Jude that encompass a wide spectrum of the entertainment industry. This year, the star of the upcoming NBC show “Smash” Katharine McPhee will serve as the St. Jude Give thanks. Walk.™ grand marshal and will walk alongside St. Jude supporters at the New York City walk. (Taking place November 19)

Read more at PR Newswire

‘American Idol’s’ Diana DeGarmo Makes ‘Young and the Restless’ Debut

Like Diana, Angelina is a singer. “Unfortunately, she’s not as good a singer as she and her father think she is,” DeGarmo reveals. “Angelina is a bit oblivious to reality, but will slowly come to grips with it over the next few weeks. As a singer myself, it’s liberating to get on the set and throw all ego — and notes — aside and surprise people.”

Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Demi Lovato, Kelly Clarkson Reveal Halloween Plans

“I think we are going to be in Cologne, Germany,” Clarkson said. “We’ll probably find a bar somewhere and dress up stupid. Our schedule’s been so busy, we kind of forgot that it’s happening. We’ll all dress up; we’re all pretty game for stuff like that.”

“I didn’t know I was supposed to dress up for something at work — this was years ago — and I ended up going to Wal-Mart,” Clarkson revealed. “The only thing they had left was a XXXL cow costume, and it had udders that were dragging on the floor. It was really gross and awesome.”

See the video at MTV

Ryan Seacrest Simon Supporter?

Ryan Seacrest no longer shares a show with good friend Simon Cowell, but the question is … does the “American Idol” host watch his pal’s new show, “X-Factor”?

See the video at TMZ

Simon Cowell Security Concerns Over ‘X Factor’ Girls

Simon Cowell is like an overprotective father when it comes to three girls he’s mentoring on “X Factor” — sources close to the show tell us … he’s deeply concerned for their safety and is taking precautionary measures.

According to our sources, Simon has grown concerned about the safety of the three girls — Drew Ryniewicz, Melanie Amaro, and Rachel Crow — after a recent trip to the mall turned into a mob scene.

Our sources says the incident prompted Simon to instruct his personal bodyguards … they are not to let the girls leave the studio without some form of security. We’re told Simon wants the girls to be able to feel safe while doing the kinds of things normal girls do.

Read more at TMZ

Keck’s Exclusives: Glee Reveals Sue’s Evil Origins

A flashback shows 16-year-old Sue on stage belting out the title song from Oklahoma!, a performance savaged by one brutal critic. “Her little heart was broken,” sighs Jane. “Will tells Sue, ‘Poor little Susie Sylvester was told she wasn’t good, and now she’s got to punish the world.’ Like a lot of angry people out there, Sue’s a wannabe.”

Glee cast 19-year-old Colby Minifie for the part of young Sue. “I think they did a terrific job casting,” raves Jane. “She has a great voice and energy.”

Read more at TV Guide

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