John Rich To Mentor Talent In New Musical Reality Series
Gloria Estefan Will Be Among His Co-Stars
John Rich will be among the judges in a new musical reality TV series, “The Star Next Door,” according to TheWrap.com. Gloria Estefan will also star in the series, which will air on the CW network. Queen Latifah is an executive producer.
The show “will feature Estefan, country singer John Rich and other musicians scouring the nation for homegrown talent, grooming and mentoring the local performers as they prepare to ready themselves for a nationwide audience,” The Wrap reports.
Additional mentors and a host to be announced at a later date.
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