FOX plans American Idol follow-up called Star Chamber for next summer.

FOX plans American Idol follow-up called Star Chamber for next summer.
FOX has purchased an American Idol-like show that they plan to air next summer. Called Star Chamber and produced by Big Brother creator Endemol, the show seems similar to the UK’s forthcoming Fame Academy, which follows 12 performers living together as they train and work with an array of industry professionals.

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