Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson to reunite on American Idol?

Published Thursday, Jul 23 2015, 14:45 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
Paula Abdul has hinted that she could reunite with Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson for a brief stint on American Idol.

Paula, Simon and Randy were the original judges on Fox's talent show, which will end for good after its 15th series in 2016 following a 13-year run.

Paula Abdul appearing on James Corden's The Late Late Show - 22 July 2015.


Speaking on James Corden's The Late Late Show, Paula suggested that the trio could reunite on screen.

James told her: "We are coming in to the final season of Idol. When you were there, let's be honest, it was at its peak."

Paula said: "It was. It was wonderful. I know that Fox is trying to figure out if maybe the original three would come back for maybe a day or so, I don't know."

Simon, Paula and Randy at the award ceremony for Ryan Seacrest's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame - 20 April 2005.

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(l-r) Simon, Paula and Randy in 2005.

At its peak, American Idol drew in an audience of more than 30 million viewers per episode.

It made stars out of winners Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Jordin Sparks, and also discovered the likes of Jennifer Hudson, Adam Lambert and Kellie Pickler.

American Idol's current judges are Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr., who will stay on the show until its end.

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Watch Paula talk about American Idol below: