Ellen DeGeneres votes herself off ‘American Idol’
HollywoodNews.com: It’s coming soon. The big news about who’ll be the signature judge on “American Idol.”
In a sign that the time is nigh, Ellen DeGeneres has announced on Twitter: “Dim the lights … I’ve voted myself off American Idol.”
TMZ was reading her tweets.
The daytime talk show host claims that her role as a judge wasn’t the “right fit.”
While the public has been left in the dark about this, DeGeneres had made up her mind “a couple months ago.”
“It was hard for me to judge people and sometimes hurt their feelings.
“I am very grateful for the year I had. I am a huge fan of the show and will continue to be.”