As the first winner of "American Idol," Kelly Clarkson seemed poised for a predictable career -- the saccharine nature of the powerhouse TV contest tends to breed a risk-averse approach -- but over…
What was then called "American Idol: The Search for a Superstar" debuted on Fox on June 11, 2002, with two hosts: Radio/TV personality Ryan Seacrest and comedian Brian Dunkelman.
Whatever one thinks of Kelly Clarkson's artistic achievements thus far, it's hard to deny her the respect she's earned for weathering virtually nonstop bashing of both her talent -- admittedly, a…
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"From Justin to Kelly," a bigscreen outing for TV "American Idol" stars Kelly Clarkson and Justin Guarini, is a parochial spring-break musical full of sexless romances and alcohol-free parties. But…
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