American Idol: Billy & Kit Dish On The Show's Judge 'Dream Team'

American Idol: Billy & Kit Dish On The Show's Judge 'Dream Team'

On Access Hollywood Live, Billy Bush and Kit Hoover discuss the official announcement of the new judges for Season 13 of “American Idol.” How do they feel about the lineup of Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick, Jr.? Plus, former “Idol” producer Nigel Lythgoe shared his judge panel “dream team” on Live recently. How close to the mark was he?

The game of musical chairs is -- keep serving. What do you think one all. That kind of bugs they come -- only one girl like the girls can handle another girl but I think it is an all star cast cast I think he is gonna be great. And Harry -- with that went last season of the season before right that he was. He a mentor he. Our season was when he squared off of Randy Jackson and they got into an argument and he just said Randy you don't know what you're talking about. I'm sorry you say one thing and then you say the other they totally got into it and I thought at that moment. That was his audition right there when he squared off with Randy and put him in his place I said that he's -- -- -- -- comes off that kind of knife that didn't come up to me and it came off what does it good looking -- that -- out of the press release is calling them the dream team of course that comes from the PR department. It seems that dream however belonged to former executive producer Nigel -- get we're getting in -- news breaking territory here folks. Remember he was fired at the end of last season. Because of the dismal ratings and which I think we're resulted in the demonized that I -- splash but here's what he told us just a couple weeks ago on -- Hollywood -- About who he wanted for last year's -- them. I would -- I would say okay let's get a Jennifer Lopez let's get. A teeth and or I love Harry Connick junior they would that seem that we sort of wanted to last year -- Hired that guy -- put it back. Any threat be the one who should keep every bat a ball well to the relatives there -- come. That's who he wanted for last year. Smarter I guess people. Ultimately who ended up firing him thought it would be better with -- Mariah and all that now they're taking it would anyone here this is what. Is -- works how I don't think he's in the now they fired -- -- didn't. Out of the blue they try to examine note on vacation the army -- and that is that -- In this town it's like you are you going to pitch a show idea that network in the -- Matt I don't think so and they said get out they don't buy your show and then like. Six months later this year -- on the --