Immediately after the American Idol results finale on April 7 2016, I had the chance to catch up with winner Trent Harmon. I asked him if it had sunk in that he was crowned the last winner in the show’s history. Trent also talked to reporters about how he had “prepared” to win from his first audition.
Murtz Jaffer is the world's foremost reality television expert and was the host of Reality Obsessed which aired on the TVTropolis and Global Reality Channels in Canada. He has professional writing experience at the Toronto Sun, National Post, TV Guide Canada, TOROMagazine.com and was a former producer at Entertainment Tonight Canada. He was also the editor at Weekendtrips.com.