Pop Idol comes to Africa.

Pop Idol comes to Africa.
The British series Pop Idol, which will be coming to the U.S. this fall on FOX, is also airing in southern Africa in a series called Idols. Around 6,500 people ages 16 to 30 auditioned for the show.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.