Harry Connick Jr. in Talks for Judging Spot on American Idol Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 08.31.2013
It's nearly official...
THR says that Harry Connick Jr. is going to be returning to American Idol in a judge's seat.
Connick previously appeared on the show as a mentor and a performer. He's inking a deal to serve as a judge alongside Keith Urban and Jennifer Lopez for the upcoming 13th season. On Thursday evening, Idol producer Simon Fuller hosted a small party at the Los Angeles hotspot Bouchon with series mainstays Randy Jackson, Urban, Lopez and Connick on hand to toast the forthcoming announcement.