Jane’s profile is rising in a hurry, as the 24-year-old impressed the American Idol judges Sunday with her rendition of Bonnie Raitt's Something to Talk About, getting a ticket to Hollywood. Of course it was not without a measure of controversy: as RadarOnline.com previously reported, Jane got preferential treatment in her quest to be the next Carrie Underwood.
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“She didn’t have to sleep outside and wait for hours hoping to audition like everyone else,” a source exclusively told RadarOnline.com. “She basically had an appointment and showed up!”
Jane, who has a 1-year-old son named Jackson Riley Santana, said in a pre-taped interview aired on Idol that cries of nepotism follow her in her endeavors, whether she likes it or not.
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“The last name definitely helps and hurts, I feel like there's kind of this pressure to maybe be better, because if I make it somewhere, I run the risk of people saying 'Oh you only got there because of this,'" she explained.
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, due out next year, already sports a cast that lives up to the “incredible” billing: Carrey, Steve Carell, Olivia Wilde, Steve Buscemi and James Gandolfini.