‘American Idol’ Headed For ABC In March 2018 – Report
Looks like “American Idol” is returning and it will be on ABC in 2018! TMZ reported on Thursday that the network plans to make the announcement official at the Upfronts in two weeks. Stay tuned!
According to TMZ:
ABC tells us … there’s no signed deal, but our sources say the negotiations are far along and the fine points are being worked out right now. We’re told both sides expect to seal the deal “soon.”
NBC and FOX both have made offers for the show but it looks like ABC has won.
Unfortunately, though Ryan Seacrest us now on ABC on “Live with Kelly and Ryan” – he won’t be hosting the show as Freemantle refuses to move the show to New York City. It will remain in Hollywood.