The Four

Wanna be a pop star? The odds are steep, but Trainor prevailed


I'm at the Television Critics Association sessions now, with fascinating stories everywhere. The previous one was about Dylan McDermott and the goofy "LA to Vegas"; this one is about Meghan Trainor and the dead-serious "The Four." Many more are coming; meanwhile, here's the story I sent to papers:

 

By Mike Hughes

"The Four" searches for a star ... or, at least, a ratings hit


Do we really need another music-reality show? Well, Fox needs one ... and it's the network that started it all. So "The Four" starts Thursday (Jan. 4); here's the story I sent to papers:

By Mike Hughes

Another
music-competition show is upon us..