11 May 2013 06:09 PM EST
'Smash' and 'The New Normal' Cancelled, NeNe Leakes Reacts
Two Black actresses are now out of a job as top TV networks have begun to announce show cancellations. Both Jennifer Hudson and NeNe Leakes' NBC shows have been dropped from the network's primetime lineup.NBC bid farewell to its freshman comedy The New Normal, on which Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes co-starred on. The show, from Glee producer Ryan Murphy, chronicled the life of a gay couple trying to start a family.
American Idol Final Two Revealed!
And just like that, we're down to the final two. American Idol bid Angie Miller adieu last night during the show's penultimate elimination round ? a surprising outcome that left us, as well as the judges, in an utter state of shock! Yet, Angie took the blow gracefully as she ended her Idol run with Colton Dixon’s Never Gone, leaving the title for Candice Glover and Kree Harrison to claim. Prior to the final votes, Alicia Keys took to the Idol stage to sing her track, Tears Always Win.
'American Idol' Reaches The Top 3
American Idol has finally made it to the Top 3 and this year's finalists are some serious contenders. Kree Harrison, Angie Miller and Candice Glover made visits to their hometowns this week and gave their first-ever concerts to packed crowds of friends, family and fans. All three women had to perform three songs this week; a judges’ pick, a production pick, and one song selected by Jimmy Iovine. By the end of the night, the music mogul said each girl won a round, but I think the night belonged to Candice. She continues to prove she’s in a league of her own, even with her formidable opponents.
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