Jennifer Lopez's American Idol Deal to Be Announced This Week?
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.20.2013
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Jennifer Lopez's return to American Idol is the worst-kept secret in TV and music right now, and the secret may be over sooner rather than later. EW reports that according to a source close to the deal, Lopez's return to the show will be announced this week.
The source noted yesterday that the deal is almost signed. Lopez was a judge for seasons ten and eleven before leaving for the twelfth season. The source noted that Lopez is returning because the production schedule will let her to spend more time with her five year-old twins.
Lopez will join returning judge Keith Urban at the table. A third person hasn't been announced but is believed to be either will.i.am or record producer Dr. Luke.