Ben MulroneyBen Mulroney
(born March 9
) is a Canadian newspaper columnist and television personality. He is best known as the host of Canadian Idol
, the Canadian counterpart of Pop Idol
and American Idol
. Prior to that, he worked as entertainment reporter for CTV
's Canada AM
He is the son of former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and Mila Pivnicki. He has a law degree from Laval University and a history degree from Duke University.