The new series of hit TV talent show American Idol is giving Hawaiians the chance to compete for the first time.

Hopefuls in America's 50th state will be able to audition in front of judges Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Paula Abdul when the show hits Honolulu this autumn (03).

The plans include two days of auditions at ALOHA STADIUM, with finals held at a Waikiki Beach hotel.

03/08/2003 21:07