Kristin Chenoweth Talks ‘American Idol’

by | September 21, 2009 at 11:23 AM | Interviews

“I’m sad that [Paula] left. I think she had a heart that the show loves. But I think Ellen will fill that void. And a lot of people give her guff for not being a trained singer, but she represents a lot of America and there’s nothing wrong with having her on that panel….And I’m gonna say that our next ‘Idol’ will be a male”

- Kristin Chenoweth (outstanding supporting actress, ‘Pushing Daisies’) backstage at the Emmys, on the changes happening at ‘American Idol.’