Name: Kara DioGuardi
Birth Name: 
Kara Elizabeth DioGuardi
Birth Date: 
December 9, 1970
Birth Place: 
New England
Singer / Singwriter / Record Producer
Relationship Status: 
Engaged to Mike McDuddy
Celebrity Ranking # 1073

Kara DioGuardi Expecting First Child!

Posted Thursday January 17, 2013 12:40 AM GMT

A baby is on the way for Kara DioGuardi and her husband, Mike McCuddy, the songwriter announced on Wednesday (January 16).

After struggling with infertility issues for several years, the couple opted for gestational surrogacy to start their family.


Kara DioGuardi Makes "Chicago" Broadway Debut

Posted Wednesday September 7, 2011 12:25 AM GMT

Kicking off her eight week run on the Broadway stage, Kara DioGuardi made her debut as Roxie Hart in "Chicago" at the Ambassador Theatre in New York City on Tuesday night (September 6).

After treating the audience to a fabulous portrayal of the merry murderess, the former "American Idol" judge made a curtain call alongside fellow cast member Amra-Faye Wright before disappearing backstage.


Kara DioGuardi: Folger's Jingle Judging!

Posted Thursday June 16, 2011 6:15 PM GMT

Fulfilling her latest bout of judging duties, Kara DioGuardi paid a visit to Times Square in New York City earlier today (June 16).

The 40-year-old singer-songwriter, who is in the Big Apple to pick the winner of Folger's Coffee Jingle Live contest, looked beautiful in a bright blue dress and nude pumps as she made her way to the coffee company's event.


Kellan Lutz & Kelly Rutherford: Downtown Dreamers

Posted Thursday June 16, 2011 10:37 AM GMT

Celebrities and high-profile events go hand-in-hand, and last night (June 15) a bevy of big names were present at the Grand Opening of Dream Downtown hotel in New York City.

“New Moon” stud Kellan Lutz showed up for the shindig, as did “Gossip Girl” babe Kelly Rutherford.


Kara DioGuardi: High Off Paula Abdul's Pot Brownies!

Posted Thursday May 26, 2011 1:46 PM GMT

Revealing the frightening yet funny truth, Kara DioGuardi has dished the details about the time she unknowingly ate a plate of pot brownies from Paula Abdul's house!

While visiting the "Lopez Tonight" show, the "Platinum Hit" star explained that, while staying at Paula's pad, she returned home to a batch of delicious-looking brownies.


Kara DioGuardi's "Today Show" Visit

Posted Tuesday April 26, 2011 7:10 PM GMT

Paying a visit to the morning news program, Kara DioGuardi was spotted arriving at the "Today" show at New York City's Rockefeller Plaza earlier today (April 26).

The songwriter looked stunning as she made her way to the studio in a red, belted dress and black strappy heels.


Kara DioGuardi: Sued Over Car Crash

Posted Friday April 22, 2011 2:28 PM GMT

She's just been slapped with a lawsuit stemming from a 2010 car crash that allegedly left one man with a neck injury, but Kara DioGuardi says she wasn't even in the car at the time!

The legal action has been taken by Joel Postorino, who claims he suffered a serious disk injury after a woman driving Kara's co-registered vehicle hit the back of his Porsche at an L.A. intersection last year.

filed under Celebrity Legal

Kara DioGuardi: I Peed My Pants on "Idol" Finale!

Posted Wednesday April 20, 2011 5:55 PM GMT

She's just revealed some jaw-dropping details about her life in her new book, and now Kara DioGuardi has let us in on her embarrassing "American Idol" finale moment - peeing her pants!

The singer-songwriter took to "On Air with Ryan Seacrest" earlier today (April 20) to admit that she did indeed pee her bikini on the show's season 8 finale.

filed under Reality Television