I was a huge “Star Search” fan back in the day. Every Saturday night, I remember watching with my sister and our babysitter, Bonnie, while eating frozen pizza. At the time, I thought Ed McMahon was the coolest dude on the planet, and dreamed of learning to dance like “America’s Apple Pie.” I had no idea that many of the folks performing on the show would go on to be mega-stars. So, in honor of Paula’s possible new show, let’s look back at some classic “Star Search” performances from some very familiar faces.
Paula Abdul To Host A New “Star Search”? 10 Stars Who Made It On The Uber-’80s Show
Perhaps we don’t give Paula Abdul enough credit. When she left “American Idol,” we worried about what she could possibly do next to save her career, short of making a 2010 remix of “Forever Your Girl.” Well, the joke is on us. According to Entertainment Weekly, Paula is close to inking a new deal to be the host of “Star Search,” the classic ’80s singing/dancing/joking/spokesmodeling competition show rebooted.