Seacrest tells “Extra,” “I don’t know who will be in the seat. They haven’t made a decision, so
we’ll find out together.” When asked if Seacrest himself is a possibility for the replacement, he said he would not be on the judges’ panel. “I will host it,” Seacrest declares.
Rumors have been swirling about who will take Cowell’s place — Elton John, Justin Timberlake, Harry Connick Jr. and Chris Isaak have all been mentioned in the conversation. Who is your favorite?
“American Idol” is currently holding its cattle-call auditions at various cities around the country. Season 10 will debut on FOX in early 2011.
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