TV News

Was Justin Guarini's Life 'Damaged' by 'American Idol'? He Thinks So

By:
Aug 08, 2013 | 12:07pm EDT

Wait, who? Our thoughts exactly. As a little refresher, Justin Guarini was the runner up behind Kelly Clarkson in the first season of American Idol. (He was the overeager, curly-headed individual who bopped around stage.) In this clip of his upcoming interview on ''Oprah: Where Are They Now?", Guarini claims that American Idol was a life ruiner. 

Credit: Joseph Marzullo/WENN

According to the almost pop-star, he experienced deep depression after the show. His potential career never lifted off after the release of From Justin to Kelly, which was one of the worst movies ever made. That was followed by his debut album Justin Guarini which flew completely under the radar. A flop that Guarini credits towards being pulled in different artistic directions and therefore resulted in the album being "inauthentic". 

Hmm, it seems to us that From Justin to Kelly  was his downfall not American Idol.  Tune into OWN on Aug. 11 to find out the rest of the reasons why Guarini's career ended before it started

 

Follow Hollywood.Com On Twitter @Hollywood_Com Follow Maité on Twitter @MaiteCubilette

More: 
'American Idol' Racist? 10 Former Contestants Think So
'American Idol' Champion to Compete On Biggest Loser
Lindsay Lohan Docu-Series Coming to OWN


From Our Partners:
Most Revealing See-Through Red Carpet Outfits40 Most Revealing See-Through Red Carpet Looks (Vh1)
sex lives15 Stars Share Secrets of their Sex Lives (Celebuzz)

 

More TV News