Ryan Seacrest has confirmed to "Access Hollywood" that all former FOX "American Idol" judges will return for the final season.

"I've spoken to all of them recently and we as a team have talked to them about coming back to do something for the final season," Seacrest said. "They are going to do it it's just a matter of figuring what to do with them."

This final 15th season will air January 6th on Fox and will bring back Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson, Mariah Carey, Steven Tyler, Ellen DeGeneres, Nicki Minaj, and Kara DioGuardi.

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