`American Idol` to suffer loss this season

ANI| Last Updated: Feb 25, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Washington: The ` American Idol` show is reportedly going to suffer loss this season.

According to sources, the American reality-singing competition series will be suffering loss as they will be paying approximately 15 million dollars each to Jennifer Lopez and Ryan Seacrest , along with paying the 2 executive producers they fired after last season, reportedly.

Sources added that they will spend at least 5 million dollars on viewer phone calls, while ratings are down 26 percent from last season.

However, the show is not expected to be cancelled after this season.