Ace Young to co-host 'Idol Extra'

Show will be shot on 'Idol' stage for first time

Fox Reality Channel will bring back Season 5 contestant Ace Young to co-host this year's "American Idol Extra."

Young will join Fox utility player Jillian Reynolds, who will serve as host of the show. The fourth season of the behind-the-scenes "Idol" annex also will be shot from the "Idol" stage for the first time.

Fox Reality will premiere the show Thursday, March 26, at 7 p.m., airing nine episodes leading up the broadcast network's "Idol" finale.

"Idol Extra" provides viewers with weekly highlights and features exclusive interviews of the contestants and their friends and family.