The outlet claims that this year, a group of the cast members got together to complain about the “unfair advantage” another cast member — namely, Heather Morris — has over them. Still in second place behind Biles is ‘Glee’ actress Heather Morris, but Morris has improved to 3/1 odds, up slightly from 10/3 odds this time last week.Even Maksim Chmerkovskiy, her professional partner, admits that Heather Morris has an advantage over the other cast members, and he hopes this means it will work out in their favor. I am blessed that I am not that person," she says, adding that, in her case, it's an opportunity."If it is that over the span of my career you see me playing lawyers, doctors, detectives and teachers, then you know what? She's telling the same story that he could tell.' That's f**king amazing." June 25, 2017 marks the eight-year anniversary of Michael Jackson's death.Michael Johns died on August 1, 2014, making him the first American Idol finalist to die.Joanne Borgella, a semi-finalist, died on October 18, 2014.
It was also the second season during which both the winner and the runner-up were male contestants, with the second season being the first, the third being the eighth season and the fourth being the fourteenth season.
Changes were planned for season 7 designed to return attention to the contestants by providing more information on their backgrounds and families.
A major change for the seventh season was allowing contestants to play musical instruments, an element that originated on Australian Idol and can also be seen on Norway's Idol and Canadian Idol.
While this isn’t the first time that the show has been accused of being fake — last year, Ryan Lochte claimed that the show was rigged against him — but this does seem to be the first time that the claims have any merit. It takes the others days or even a full week to learn a routine.
Will this be the year that the show finally gets exposed? She gets it down in a matter of hours.’ “In addition to ‘snark,’ another source tells E!