The progressive thinker's tenure at the network will be blemished by the performance of its unscripted programming
New position will put him in charge of unscripted programming for the production company behind "American Idol" rival "The Voice"
Both of the successful multi-hyphenates praise Darnell for his contribution to their Hollywood careers
The network's alternative programming chief says he wants to explore "hands-on" opportunities
Darnell will leave Fox at the end of June
Longtime president of alternative entertainment announces he's leaving at the end of his current contract
Feud not fake, Fox exec says
If you think Randy, J.Lo and Steven were alone in picking their wild-card favorites on Thursday night's "American Idol" final-cut night, think again
Randy, Steven and the show's execs take the volleys at Paleyfest
“Idol’s” biggest PR mistake was how it treated the online fan community it had invited along
Darnell, who has overseen unscripted programming at Fox since 1994, is rewarded with three more years as president of alternative entertainment
Plus: Why Mark Burnett is paying the full cost for new episodes of "Our Little Genius"
Reality heavyweights readying a new kiddie game show. It will get a big push behind "American Idol."