American Idol Announces First Two Cities


The search for the next “American Idol” begins in Philadelphia, the “City of Brotherly Love,” Tuesday, Jan. 15 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on Fox, and continues Wednesday, Jan. 16 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) with auditions from Dallas. Episodes featuring “American Idol” auditions held in San Diego, Omaha, Atlanta, Charleston and Miami to be announced.

“American Idol” is created and executive-produced by Simon Fuller, founder of 19 Entertainment; and executive-produced by Cecile Frot-Coutaz, CEO, FremantleMedia North America, Inc.; Nigel Lythgoe, President, 19 Television; and Ken Warwick, Executive Producer, FremantleMedia North America, Inc.