Idol Headlines for 4/20/13

Smash airs tonight at 8/7c pm on NBC

‘Glee Project’ to consider renewal – With Glee getting a surprise renewal for two more seasons, Oxygen is set to consider a renewal for its reality show spin-off The Glee Project. The network will begin conversations about a potential third season, sources say. – Read more at Entertainment Weekly

Ousted Idol Janelle Arthur surprised by lack of save – “We thought the week of Lazaro (Arbos’ elimination) was the last week to use it,” says Janelle Arthur, who was ousted Thursday when the judges split 2-2 on whether or not to keep her. “Then they told us they had to use it before the end of the year, but they didn’t really tell us when the cutoff was.” – Read more at USA Today

‘American Idol’ eliminated contestant: ‘There’s enough pop country out there’ – “They were saying it was such an obscure Dolly song, but I chose it because it was the only way I could show my originality,” she said. “If I did another Dolly Parton song, then I would be doing one that I would have had to do just like her. And this one was old enough to where I could just make it current and do a completely different spin on it.” – Read more at Entertainment Weekly

News: VIDEO: Was Lazaro Arbos Surprised by His Run on American Idol?

At about the 4:28 mark, he disses the judge, especially Mariah, whom he mocks.

Read more at TV Guide

Catching Up With Clay Aiken – AMERICAN IDOL SEASON 12

Jordin Sparks Talks Motivation in Women’s Running May 2013 – With the 2013 bikini season just around the corner, Jordin Sparks tells everyone how she sheds those unwanted pounds in Women’s Running magazine’s May 2013 issue. While rocking a few poses in her favorite Asics gear, the “Battlefield” songstress shared how boyfriend Jason Derulo motivated her to become the ultimate running machine. – Celebrity-Gossip

Robert Cuccioli, Linda Eder Welcome Constantine Maroulis, Deborah Cox, and Jekyll & Hyde Back to Broadway – After an extensive national tour, Jekyll & Hyde returned to New York with a big Broadway opening on Thursday, April 18 at the Marquis Theatre. After the show, the cast, creative team, and guests were feted with a big party in the eighth-floor ballroom at the Marriott Marquis Hotel.- See the Photo Gallery at Theatre Mania

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