Canadian Idol

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  • Episode Guide
  • S 6 : Ep 32

    Grande Finale

    Aired 9/10/08

  • S 6 : Ep 31

    Final Performances

    Aired 9/8/08

  • S 6 : Ep 30

    Top 3 Results Show

    Aired 9/2/08

  • S 6 : Ep 29

    Top 3 Performances

    Aired 9/1/08

  • S 6 : Ep 28

    Top 4 Results Show

    Aired 8/26/08

  • Cast & Crew
  • Ben Mulroney

    Host

  • Jake Gold

    Judge

  • Farley Flex

    Judge

  • Sass Jordan

    Judge

  • Zack Werner

    Judge

  • show Description
  • As of December 17, 2008, this show is on a "rest" period for the 2009 season. There are no expectations that this show will be back. This will be removed if this is proved wrong. CTV's summer hit is on hiatus after a great sixth season! Canada has crowned Ryan Malcolm, Kalan Porter, Melissa O'Neil, Eva Avila, Brian Melo and Theo Tams as Canadian Idols. But who will be the next Canadian Idol? This episode guide contains everything you need to know about Canadian Idol. This reality series is the Canadian version, of the hugely popular Pop Idol. The Idol format has become a huge hit internationally and in Canada as well. Note: Seasons 1 to 4 had regular perform episodes at 8:00pm ET/PT. Seasons 5+ have the 9:00pm ET/PT slot (Monday and Tuesday) for performance shows and 7:30pm (local time) for result shows (Wednesday).moreless

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  • Quotes (14)

    • Ben Mulroney: (Speaking to Kaleb) This show will have a huge hole in it when you leave and I want to thank you for filling it.

    • Kaleb Simmonds: (to his fans) I want to say thank you to everybody that supported me. Thank you for Canada. Thank you for Canadian Idol for giving me this opportunity and God bless everybody out there.

    • Elena Juatco: (to her fans) I just want to thank my friends and family for their support in getting me as far as I have. I've gotten more than I could ever ask for.

    • Jason Greely: (to his fans) I hope to see you really soon. I hope to repay you in how you've repaid me.

    • Audrey de Montigny: (to the contestants) Be yourself, enjoy your experience and have fun.

    • Sass Jordan:(about Aaron Warpole's performance) You brought the cheese and grilled it too.

    • Zach Werner: In year one we had a waiter boy. In year two we had a little prince. Thursday morning it's going to say, 'The king is dead, long live the queen.'

    • Jake: (to Zack) I thought this week was unplugged... weren't they going to unplug you?

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    Notes (124)

    • Native Calgarian, Jann Arden stopped by during the Calgary auditions.

    • Ruben Studdard joins the show to showcase his new single Flying Without Wings.

    • The first ever Canadian Idol is Ryan Malcolm.

    • Ryan Malcolm, winner of Canadian Idol 2003, visited his hometown Ottawa, to give advice to upcoming auditioners.

    • Jenny Gear and Gary Beals, visited their hometowns, to give advice to upcoming adutioners.

    • Near the end of the episode, personalities from various media outlets, including MTV Canada, were given a chance to perform.

    • They performed at the same stage, in which the competitors sang for a spot in the top 32.

    • At the end of the episode, season 1's top 4 (Ryan Malcolm, Gary Beals, Billy Klippert, and Audrey de Montigny) perform on stage, with season 2's top 32.

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    Trivia (137)

    • For the first time, Canadian Idol heald auditions up-north (Whitehorse) but the judges were not present.

    • The show was launched with the new song called The One, which was written and performed by the Yellowknife rapper Aaron "Godson" Hernandez (The Arctic Rapper). According to CTV.ca reports, the Idol staff asked him to write a song for the show and this was the result.

    • Tempers flaired as Zach threw a garbage can "at" one contestant, Jake and Zach yelled at each other and Jake lost it with Farley. They all sang together at the end to show there were no hard feelings.

    • Elena Juatco did a little piece on why people love Ben Mulroney. Summarized as: hair, face, and voice.

    • Performances: Jeremy Koz - "It's Only Love" (Bryan Adams) Craig Sharpe - "What Hurts the Most" (Rascal Flatts) Nathan Brown - "Change is Gonna Come" (Sam Cooke) Brandon Jones - "Lady" (Kenny Rogers) Rob James - "Let's Stay Together" (Al Green) Keith Macpherson - "Collide" (Howie Day) Chris Labelle - "Walking In Memphis" (Marc Cohn) Tyler Lewis - "Here Without You" (3 Doors Down) Sheldon Elter - "Gonna Move (New Train)" (Paul Pena) Chad Doucette - "Tonight I Wanna Cry" (Keith Urban) Greg Neufeld - "You and I Both" (Jason Mraz)

    • Performances: Ashley Coles - "Alone" (Heart) Kati Durst - "Drift Away" (Dobie Gray) Alyssa Klazek - "Ready For Love" (India Arie) ValĂ©rie Jalbert - "Remember Me This Way" (Jordan Hill) Steffi D - "I Only Have Eyes for You" (Ella Fitzgerald) Sarah Loverock - "Since I Fell For You" (Michael Bolton) Alisha Nauth - "Always" (Bon Jovi) Eva Avila - "Angel" (Sarah McLachlan) Nancy Silverman - "Could I Be Your Girl" (Jann Arden) Anna-Belle Oliva - "Someone Like You" (From Jekyl and Hyde) Ashley Coulter - "Bring it On Home to Me" (Sam Cooke)

    • Eliminated Tonight: Girls: Anna-Belle Oliva and Valerie Jalbert Guys: Jeremy Koz and Nathan Brown

    • Performances: Greg Neufeld - "Rocketman" (Elton John) Tyler Lewis - "Mama, I'm Coming Home" (Ozzy Osborne) Chris Labelle - "We Shall Be Free" (Garth Brooks) Craig Sharpe - "This I Promise You" (N'Sync) Sheldon Elter - "Moondance" (Van Morrison) Chad Doucette - "Save the Last Dance For Me" (Michael Buble) Rob James - "Heaven" (Bryan Adams) Brandon Jones - "Somebody to Love" (Queen) Keith Macpherson - "Best I Ever Had" (Vertical Horizon)

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    Allusions (2)

    • A Contestant: I'm going to the chocolate factory! This contestant came out of the audition with a gold ticket. In his excitement he came out saying the above in reference to the gold ticket from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

    • Sass: Heck in tarnation, Jaydee. You just turned me into Elly May. Jaydee: I guess I'm Jethro. This is a reference to The Beverly Hillbillies show. Elly May was the hot daughter and Jethro was the slow cousin.

  • Fan Reviews (15)
  • CANADIANS SUCK

    By POZOBLOZO, May 11, 2013

  • Bad TV

    By lare84, Feb 12, 2009

  • To summarise the show I really don't understand what Canadians are thinking.

    By leafsruleall, Aug 13, 2008

  • Needs something?

    By mfergy79, May 02, 2008

  • Some seasons were better than others

    By staridol822, Nov 14, 2006

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