Along with a fresh crop of contestants, the seventh season of Idol also has a new star—the state-of-the-art set! Host Ryan Seacrest unveiled the larger, more elaborate stage during the March 11, 2008, broadcast.
"This is Star Wars," Simon says. "It's unbelievable, right?"
This set features an elevated band platform, bleachers for the crowd and a mosh pit for screaming fans.
Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland -- starring Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter and Anne Hathaway as the White Queen -- hits theaters this month with a new spin on Lewis Carroll's ever-fascinating heroine, who's taken dozens of forms since her first tumble dow