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Video: Ryan Seacrest Falls on 'American Idol' Live, Gets Saved by Jane Lynch

March 15, 2013 (7:45 am) GMT
The 'Idol' presenter cracks a joke about the embarrassing incident, while the 'Glee' actress posts a picture of her with judge Nicki Minaj.

came to 's rescue on the latest episode of "". The presenter took a tumble on his way to greet the "" star. "Sue Sylvester just saved my life," he tweeted later in the night. "That's a change of pace :P"

On the first elimination night, the radio host slipped when walking down the steps to approach the Golden Globe-winning actress after the show came back from commercial break. He, like a pro, continued to carry on his duty without a hitch.

While Seacrest cracked a joke about the incident, Lynch opted to share a picture of her with female judge on Twitter. "So much fun with @NICKIMANAJ at @AmericanIdol Watch me on @Gleeonfox tonite as Nicki!" she tweeted.

Curtis Finch Jr. became the first of the Top 10 to get eliminated on the twelfth season. "Curtis, you're an amazing spirit, thank you for lifting mine with your glorious performances. Keep shining, God bless! @CurtisAI12 #idol," judge wrote on Twitter.

He himself said on Twitter, "This has been an amazing journey and its certainly not over!!!!! I love you Finchies!!!!! Thanks for your love and support!! Im ready to fly. Endless gratitude to the judges & all they've done to prepare me for what is to come! @MariahCarey @NICKIMINAJ @YO_RANDYJACKSON @KeithUrban."


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