Claudia Conway surprises the judges by popping into the audition room in a brand new ‘American Idol’ preview. Even the TikTok star’s mother Kellyanne Conway makes a cameo, whom Claudia has a dramatic relationship with.
In a preview for Season 19 of American Idol, the judges weren’t anticipating Claudia Conway to stroll into the audition room. The daughter of Donald Trump‘s former senior counselor and 2016 campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, has become a TikTok sensation for butting heads with her mother’s Conservative political affiliations, however she nonetheless took the freedom of introducing herself to the judges. “I’m Claudia Conway and my parents are high-profile political figures,” the well-known 16-year-old Internet persona merely mentioned within the American Idol preview that dropped on Feb. 8.
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During the preview, Kellyanne even made a cameo in what gave the impression to be a supportive video message or name for her daughter, regardless of their turbulent relationship. It’s not revealed if Claudia obtained a “ticket for Hollywood,” and the display cuts to Katy Perry mysteriously saying, “We want an American idol.”
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It wasn’t a shock for followers, nevertheless, to see Claudia within the audition room. In Nov. 2020, Claudia revealed that she had confirmed as much as try-outs for the singing competitors present by sharing a backstage video on TikTok. “Hey guys! I’m here at American Idol confessional. I met [American Idol host] Ryan Seacrest today and I have my audition soon, so stay tuned for that. Very, very nervous, but very, very excited.”
Katy additionally made the massive reveal on her Instagram Story that exact same day. “Well, well, well. Let the games begin because Claudia –” Katy started in an Instagram Story video, earlier than panning to the teenager who laughed and mentioned, “Hi!” After the shock reveal, Katy continued, “– just tried out for American Idol.”
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Claudia has constructed an immense 1.7 million following on TikTok, the place she hasn’t been afraid to doc her ongoing drama along with her mom, Kellyanne. Amidst this feud, in Aug. 2020, Claudia claimed that she has been struggling “years of childhood abuse and trauma” and is “officially pushing for emancipation.” Just a day later, Kellyanne stepped down from her function within the White House.
“For now, and for my beloved children, it will be less drama, more mama,” Kellyanne mentioned of her choice to step down. She added, “Our four children are teens and tweens starting a new academic year that will be conducted remotely from home for at least a few months. As millions of parents nationwide know, kids’ doing ‘school from home’ requires a level of attention and vigilance that is as unusual as these times.”
However, when Kellyanne was accused of posting a topless picture of her daughter, Claudia got here to her mom’s protection. “I know that my mother would never put something like that on the internet. As well as me, we would never do that,” Claudia mentioned in a video shared on the finish of January.