So tragic! ‘American Idol’ Season 4 contestant Constantine Maroulis was arrested on charges of domestic violence for allegedly attacking the mother of his child. However, the ‘Idol’ alum claims he was acting in self defense — he has since been released on bail.
Constantine Maroulis, 39, who is best known for being a contestant on the fourth season of American Idol, was arrested and charged with domestic battery against his child’s mother, on Aug 12. Police were reportedly called to the home they share in Wyckoff, New Jersey, where she alleges he kicked and attacked her. However, the rock singer claims he was injured when he tried to defend himself.
The ‘Idol’ alumnus crowns the Aerosmith frontman ‘TV’s newest megastar!’ Do you agree?
As someone who had tons of experience with the previous panel of American Idol judges, we were curious to see what Constantine Maroulis, 35, thought of the show’s new lineup after the season premiere. Much to our enjoyment, the season four finalist loves all the new changes! “It was an awesome show and [Steven] Tyler is TV’s newest megastar,” Constantine tells HollywoodLife.com exclusively. “He’ll be great entertainment all year, and obviously offers a great deal to the contestants as a mentor. So articulate, yet fun.”
Jordin Sparks is making her Broadway debut this summer in the Tony and Grammy-award winning show In the Heights!
From the small screen to the big stage, Jordin Sparks is the latest American Idol alum to tap into her more dramatic roots and star in a Broadway show. “It’s always been one of my dreams to perform on Broadway,” Jordin, 20, said about her debut as the character Nina Rosario in In the Heights. “This is a brand new experience for me. I look so forward to spending time in New York City and joining this talented cast and my favorite new musical.”
These stars ditched the front row for a chance to strut their stuff on stage!
From Pamela Anderson, Terrell Owens, and CariDee English, Richie Rich sure knew how to keep his crowd entertained at the Richie Rich A*MUSE Fashion Show on Feb. 17! Even Rock Of Ages star Constantine Maroulis came out to support his gal pal Tinsley Mortimer, who high-fived him after working the runway. The show ended with a performance by Pamela Anderson, (in a barely there silver number), and Richie Rich, (on roller skates), performing their single, “Hi.” One things for sure, it definitely wasn’t your typical runway show! Read more
Simon’s imminent departure is mind-boggling to all of us! Who in the world could possibly replace the man that put American Idol on the map?
There’s been a ton of speculation over who could ever fill Simon Cowell’s shiny loafers when he leaves the hit Fox singing show at the end of the season. Although stars definitely have their favorite picks, Rashida Jones firmly believes there’s no one else on earth quite like Cowell.
“I’m a huge Simon Cowell fan, and he’s irreplaceable honestly,” the 33-year-old Parks & Recreations star told HollywoodLife.com exclusively during the Artists for Peace and Justice fundraiser in Santa Monica, Calif. Jan. 28.