'American Idol' Judge Shakeup: Ellen DeGeneres Out, J-Lo In?

Is one of music's biggest stars headed to one of America's most popular television shows? Jennifer Lopez is reportedly close to inking a deal to appear as a judge on "American Idol" next year. The news comes as Ellen DeGeneres departs the "Idol" judging team after one season. DeGeneres said in a statement Thursday that "a couple of months ago I let Fox and the 'American Idol' producers know that this didn't feel like the right fit for me." She later tweeted, "Dim the lights … I've voted...Full Story
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