May 27, 2017

“American Idol” recap: Judges underwhelmed by final four – except front-runner Crystal Bowersox

By Greg Hernandez I’m just gonna go ahead and say it: When will this ho-hum season of American Idol end?

Just crown Crystal Bowersox or Lee DeWzye champ already and hope for a better season next year. I’m over it!

The judges justifiably panned Casey James’ nice but sleepy Mrs. Robinson and were not much more impressed with Lee’s Kiss For The Rose or Michael Lynche’s Will You Be There.

On this night of songs from movies, the judge’s lacked some credibility because they could stop joking about the song titles or movies they were from. They were, as Simon would say, “a bit indulgent.”


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About Greg Hernandez

Greg Hernandez has written about the entertainment world for more than a decade. He is a veteran of covering many Academy Awards shows (plus Emmys, Grammys and Golden Globes) as well as film festivals, movie premieres and philanthropic events. Hernandez founded the popular Out In Hollywood blog while a writer and columnist for the "Los Angeles Daily News." He’s also a former staff writer at the "Los Angeles Times" and "The Hollywood Reporter" and has been a contributing writer to "The Advocate." Greg is the founder and editor of

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