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Michael Lynche

Michael Lynche's life has been defined by two things: love and second chances. The Florida native and devoted family man's rise from obscurity was well documented through his riveting appearance on American Idol. Known to America as "Big Mike," he was famously "saved" by the judges, giving him a second chance to continue through the prized ... See full bio »
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 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Matthew Fox/Michael Lynche/Jason Randal/Zac Brown Band (2010) ... (performer: "This Woman's Work" - uncredited)
 2010 American Idol (TV Series) (performer - 11 episodes)
- Top Four Performance (2010) ... (performer: "Will You Be There", "Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman")
- Top Five Performance (2010) ... (performer: "The Way You Look Tonight")
- Top Six Performance (2010) ... (performer: "It Only Hurts When I'm Breathing")
- Top Seven Performance (2010) ... (performer: "Hero")
- Top Nine Performance, Part 2 (2010) ... (performer: "In The Ghetto")
 2009 Madea Goes to Jail (performer: "What Would You Say") / (writer: "What Would You Say")
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 2010-2011 American Idol (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Contestant / Himself - Audience
- Finale: Winner Revealed (2010) ... Himself
- Top Two Performance (2010) ... Himself
- Top Three Results (2010) ... Himself - Audience
- Top Four Results (2010) ... Himself
 2010 The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 May 2010 (2010) ... Himself
 2010 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series)
Himself - Guest Vocalist
- Matthew Fox/Michael Lynche/Jason Randal/Zac Brown Band (2010) ... Himself - Guest Vocalist
 2010 Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 14 May 2010 (2010) ... Himself

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His wife Christa gave birth to her daughter Laila Rose while he was still in the competition during Hollywood Week of American Idol. See more »


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