So, we couldn't help but wonder how the blonde beauty is doing during this rough time.
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Longtime fans (and FOX execs) hope the Season 13 reshuffle will reinvigorate the popular franchise!!!
Ch-ch-check out a clip (above)!
Jennifer Lopez & Harry Connick Jr. seem right at home up there on the judge's panel!!
And Keith Urban looks sooooo relieved to have finally found a stress-free workplace!
American Idol returns to FOX on January 14th.