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THURSDAY, MAY 16
[EDITOR'S NOTE: Tonight's broadcast of AMERICAN IDOL runs two hours and seven minutes, and airs from 8:00-10:07 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed.]
**TWO-HOUR-AND-SEVEN-MINUTE SEASON FINALE, PART TWO** - "AMERICAN IDOL" - (8:00-10:07 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) CC-HDTV 720p-In Stereo
A NEW WINNER IS CROWNED
ON THE ALL-NEW TWO-HOUR SEASON FINALE OF "AMERICAN IDOL"
THURSDAY, MAY 16, ON FOX
The most anticipated night of the television season is finally here! On the second part of the two-night season finale, the top finalists reunite on the stage one last time before host Ryan Seacrest reveals the newest AMERICAN IDOL in the all-new "Winner Announced" two-hour Season Finale, Part Two episode of AMERICAN IDOL airing Thursday, May 16 (8:00-10:07 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. (ID2-1247A/B) (TV-14 D, L)
Host: Ryan Seacrest
Judges: Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban
DESCRIPTION: (from FOX's press release, September 2013) Grammy Award-winning and platinum-selling recording artist, actress, movie and television producer and entrepreneur Jennifer Lopez returns to AMERICAN IDOL XIII as a judge. Lopez will be joined by Grammy- and Emmy Award-winning multi-platinum singer, musician, songwriter, composer and film/television and Broadway actor Harry Connick, Jr. The two will sit on the IDOL judges' panel with previously announced judge Keith Urban, the four-time Grammy Award-winning country artist who has sold more than 15 million albums. Rounding out the team is IDOL veteran Randy Jackson, who will lend his industry and IDOL expertise to the contestants as an in-house mentor. Once again, the team will be led by Emmy Award-nominated host Ryan Seacrest, who has guided the IDOL contestants and judges through each season's incredible journey.