CNN.com Live has announced that it will offer its viewers a weekly candid look at the hit reality show American Idol throughout its seventh season. CNN Radio anchor Michelle Wright will join CNN.com Live for its “Idol Chatter” segment each Thursday at 9:45 a.m. (ET) to discuss the American Idol broadcasts from that week.
Once the finalists are selected and American Idol expands to three shows a week, CNN.com Live viewers can see Wright every Wednesday and Thursday. Wright will talk about the highlights and drama of the week’s events as well as offer her own scorecard of the contestants seeking the coveted title.
CNN.com Live puts four streams of breaking news, live events and the best reporting from CNN’s global newsgathering operation directly to users’ desktop. It is available at www.CNN.com/Live.
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