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MAR
17
2 YEARS

THR 'Idol Hangover: Episode 3' With 'American Idol's' Katie Stevens, David Hernandez and Expert Richard Rushfield

This week's episode of THR.com's live Friday talk show featured special backstage interview with Season 11 eliminated contestant Shannon Magrane. Plus, hosts Shirley Halperin and Joseph Kapsch will broke down this week's shocking disqualification of Jermaine Jones with guests.

This week, controversy rocked American Idol with shocking news of the disqualification of Season 11 finalist Jermaine "Gentle Giant" Jones. THR "Idol Hangover" hosts Shirley Halperin and Joseph Kapsch delved into the turn of events surrounding his dismissal with Friday's guests.

Season 9 finalist Katie Stevens brough viewers highlights of her one-on-one backstage interview with elminated contestant, Shannon Magrane.

David Hernandez Top 12 finalist of Season 7 also took a seat on the couch to chat about the new crop of contenders, his latest music and recent gig on the Dancing With the Stars tour.

Plus, Richard Rushfield -- "American Idol" expert and author of "American Idol: The Untold Story" offered his opinions on the current state of "American Idol" Season 11.