American Idol 17 years old

American Idol

Each year, hopeful singers from all over the country audition to be part of one of the biggest shows in American television history. Who will become the new American Idol?

Credits

Cast

Name Character
Rihanna She was 14 , now 31 years old
Lady Gaga She was 16 , now 33 years old
Shakira She was 25 , now 43 years old
LeBron James He was 17 , now 35 years old
Nicki Minaj She was 19 , now 37 years old as Herself - Judge
Ryan Seacrest He was 27 , now 45 years old as Himself - Host
Zac Efron He was 14 , now 32 years old
Simon Cowell He was 42 , now 60 years old as Himself - Judge
Carrie Underwood She was 19 , now 36 years old as Herself
Tom Cruise He was 39 , now 57 years old
Ben Stiller He was 36 , now 54 years old
Dolly Parton She was 56 , now 74 years old
Gwen Stefani She was 32 , now 50 years old as Herself
Sharon Osbourne She was 49 , now 67 years old as Herself
Reese Witherspoon She was 26 , now 43 years old
Steven Tyler He was 54 , now 71 years old as Himself - Judge
Christina Applegate She was 30 , now 48 years old
Gene Simmons He was 52 , now 70 years old
Goldie Hawn She was 56 , now 74 years old
Rob Schneider He was 38 , now 56 years old
John Legend He was 23 , now 41 years old
Chris Daughtry He was 22 , now 40 years old
Henry Winkler He was 56 , now 74 years old as Himself
Jason Biggs He was 24 , now 41 years old
Rod Stewart He was 57 , now 75 years old
Hugh Grant He was 41 , now 59 years old
Katharine McPhee She was 18 , now 35 years old
Jack Black He was 32 , now 50 years old
Melissa Gilbert She was 38 , now 55 years old
Clive Davis He was 70 , now 87 years old
Amaury Nolasco He was 31 , now 49 years old
Ellen DeGeneres She was 44 , now 62 years old
Ellen DeGeneres She was 44 , now 62 years old as Herself - Judge
Brad Pitt He was 38 , now 56 years old
Ruben Studdard He was 23 , now 41 years old as Himself
Bono He was 42 , now 59 years old
Smokey Robinson He was 62 , now 80 years old as Himself
Teri Hatcher She was 37 , now 55 years old
Bernadette Peters She was 54 , now 71 years old
Jerry O'Connell He was 28 , now 46 years old
Kenny Rogers He was 63 , now 81 years old
Rebecca Romijn She was 29 , now 47 years old
Chris Kattan He was 31 , now 49 years old
Emily Blunt She was 19 , now 36 years old as Herself
Barry Gibb He was 55 , now 73 years old
Keira Knightley She was 17 , now 34 years old
Elton John He was 55 , now 72 years old
Micky Dolenz He was 57 , now 74 years old
Snoop Dogg He was 30 , now 48 years old
Robin Williams He was 50 , 63 years old when he died
David Boreanaz He was 33 , now 50 years old
Kyle Gass He was 41 , now 59 years old
Dionne Warwick She was 61 , now 79 years old
Lisa Kudrow She was 38 , now 56 years old
Paula Abdul She was 39 , now 57 years old as Herself - Judge
Gladys Knight She was 58 , now 75 years old as Herself
Todd Bridges He was 37 , now 54 years old
Jennifer Lopez She was 32 , now 50 years old as Herself - Judge
Burt Bacharach He was 74 , now 91 years old
Queen Latifah She was 32 , now 49 years old
Mary J. Blige She was 31 , now 49 years old
Sarah Michelle Gellar She was 25 , now 42 years old
Andrea Bocelli He was 43 , now 61 years old
Jennifer Hudson She was 20 , now 38 years old as Herself
Kenny Loggins He was 54 , now 72 years old
Kevin McNally He was 46 , now 63 years old
Celine Dion She was 34 , now 51 years old
Twiggy She was 52 , now 70 years old
Al Jarreau He was 62 , 76 years old when he died
LL Cool J He was 34 , now 52 years old
Marc Anthony He was 33 , now 51 years old
Kenny Wayne Shepherd He was 24 , now 42 years old as Himself
Stevie Wonder He was 52 , now 69 years old
John McCain He was 65 , 81 years old when he died
Helen Mirren She was 56 , now 74 years old
Andrew Lloyd Webber He was 54 , now 71 years old
Jason Priestley He was 32 , now 50 years old
Keith Urban He was 34 , now 52 years old as Himself - Judge
Kenny G He was 46 , now 63 years old
Jim Verraros He was 19 , now 37 years old
Kelly Clarkson She was 20 , now 37 years old as Herself
Heather Locklear She was 40 , now 58 years old
Jimmy Kimmel He was 34 , now 52 years old
Diana Ross She was 58 , now 75 years old
Meat Loaf He was 54 , now 72 years old
Hugh Laurie He was 43 , now 60 years old
Paul Anka He was 60 , now 78 years old
Matt Damon He was 31 , now 49 years old
Mariah Carey She was 33 , now 50 years old
Mariah Carey She was 33 , now 50 years old as Herself - Judge
Gillian Anderson She was 33 , now 51 years old
Antonio Banderas He was 41 , now 59 years old
Tori Spelling She was 29 , now 46 years old
Olivia Newton-John She was 53 , now 71 years old
George Michael He was 38 , 53 years old when he died
Forest Whitaker He was 40 , now 58 years old
Ewan McGregor He was 31 , now 48 years old
Jesse Spencer He was 23 , now 41 years old
Barry Manilow He was 58 , now 76 years old
Doug E. Fresh was 35 , now 53 years old as Himself
Martina McBride She was 35 , now 53 years old
Kiefer Sutherland He was 35 , now 53 years old
Lionel Richie He was 52 , now 70 years old
Rob Lowe He was 38 , now 55 years old
Natasha Bedingfield She was 20 , now 38 years old
Annie Lennox She was 47 , now 65 years old
Kevin Bacon He was 43 , now 61 years old
Jon Bon Jovi He was 40 , now 57 years old
Neil Diamond He was 61 , now 79 years old
Ryan Starr was 19 , now 37 years old
Helena Bonham Carter She was 36 , now 53 years old
Gwyneth Paltrow She was 29 , now 47 years old
Ray Romano He was 44 , now 62 years old as Himself
Amanda Moore She was 18 , now 35 years old
Harry Connick Jr. He was 34 , now 52 years old as Himself - Judge
Jane Kaczmarek She was 46 , now 64 years old
Fergie She was 27 , now 44 years old
Prince He was 44 , 57 years old when he died
Eric McCormack He was 39 , now 56 years old
Mark McGrath was 34 , now 51 years old
Shaquille O'Neal He was 30 , now 47 years old
Anita Barone She was 37 , now 55 years old
Jewel She was 28 , now 45 years old
Harvey Weinstein He was 50 , now 67 years old
David Foster He was 52 , 70 years old when he died
Robin Gibb He was 52 , 62 years old when he died
Billy Joel He was 53 , now 70 years old
Bette Midler She was 56 , now 74 years old as Herself
Pink She was 22 , now 40 years old
Kimberly Caldwell She was 20 , now 37 years old as Herself
David Cook He was 19 , 32 years old when he died
Graham Nash He was 60 , now 78 years old
Josh Groban He was 21 , now 38 years old
Seal He was 39 , now 57 years old
Neil Sedaka He was 63 , now 80 years old
Tony Bennett He was 75 , now 93 years old as Himself
Peter Noone He was 54 , now 72 years old
Robin Thicke He was 25 , now 42 years old
Hillary Clinton She was 54 , now 72 years old
Jordin Sparks She was 12 , now 30 years old
Parminder Nagra She was 26 , now 44 years old

Crew

Name Job title
Bruce Gowers Directing Director
Louis J. Horvitz Directing Director
Simon Jones Production He was 51 , now 69 years old Producer
Nigel Lythgoe Directing He was 52 , now 70 years old Director
Nigel Lythgoe Production He was 52 , now 70 years old Executive Producer
Simon Fuller Production He was 42 , now 59 years old Executive Producer
Simon Fuller Writing He was 42 , now 59 years old Writer
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American Idol (17 years)

Ended

  • First Air Date: 2002-06-11
  • Runtime: [85] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 566