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AustralianIdol

Australian Idol was a singing competition where many people compete on live TV to see who can win. After passing the trials with the three judges, the finalists compete live to earn the viewers' votes. Whoever wins becomes the next American Idol.

Broadcast History[]

Network Ten: 27 July 2003 – 22 November 2009
Seven Network: 30 January 2023 – present

Packagers[]

Grundy Television (2003–2007)
FremantleMedia Australia (2007–2009)

Hosts[]

Andrew Günsberg (2003–2009)
James Mathison (2003–2008)
Ricki-Lee Coulter (2004–present)
Scott Tweedie (2023–present)

Judges[]

Marcia Hines (2003–2009, 2024)
Ian Dickson (2003–2004, 2007–2009)
Mark Holden (2003–2007)
Kyle Sandilands (2005–present)
Jay Dee Springbett (2009)
Harry Connick Jr. (2023)
Meghan Trainor (2023)
Amy Shark (2023–present)

Inventor[]

Based on the British show Pop Idol by Simon Fuller.

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