Glee Sneak Peek Video: Adam Lambert Talks Kurt-'Starchild' Dynamic and His Failed Audition

If at first you don’t succeed, finish second on American Idol, record and release an album that goes to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 200, and then try again.

That was esentially the mantra Adam Lambert used to score himself a role on Glee — in his second attempt. Interestingly enough, in the following preview video, he says that …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Fall TV Preview

Glee Recruits American Idol's Adam Lambert

This fall, Adam Lambert will take his career in New Directions.

The American Idol runner-up is joining the cast of Fox’s Glee, series creator Ryan Murphy announced Wednesday via Twitter. READ MORE

Report: American Idol Mulling All-Alumni Judges' Panel -- Crazy-Good or Just Crazy?

Reality TV fans are acutely aware that American Idol — coming off a Season 12 finale that, year-to-year, was down 33 percent in total viewers and 44 percent in the 18-49 demo — is bracing for the kind of treatment that Tyra Banks gives to pretty young pageant girls on Top Model: A dramatic makeover!

And a report today from Vulture — that producers are considering a judges’ panel made up entirely of former contestants — certainly sounds like Idol is in for more than a basic cut-and-color during …READ MORE