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Cbs And Fox Each Claim #1 Finishes

CBS and Fox split ratings honors last week, with CBS leading among total adults and Fox among viewers 18-49. But ABC also claimed boasting rights as its Monday-night edition of Dancing with the Stars turned...

Steven Tyler Wants To Duet With Daughter Liv

Steven and Liv Tyler want to record a duet.The 'Super' actress revealed she loves to sing with her 'Aerosmith' frontman father, and although he constantly tries to get her into the studio with him, her...

Mariah Carey Rushed To Hospital With Contractions

Mariah Carey was rushed to hospital in the early hours of this morning after she started having contractions (28th March 2011).Mariah Carey, the American singer who is pregnant with twins, was rushed to hospital early...

Simon Cowell Losing Sleep Over X Factor

Simon Cowell is having sleepless nights as he tries to pick the judging line-up for the US version of 'The X Factor'.The music mogul has so far only announced that he will be joined on...

Idol Judges Rescue Ousted Singer

With some critics saying that the current crop of American Idol contestants includes some of the most talented performers ever to appear on the series, ratings for this week's performance show on Wednesday and the...

Jennifer Hudson Gets Strength From Music

Jennifer Hudson uses music to help her through difficult times in her life. The Oscar-winning star lost her mother Darnell Hudson Donerson, 57, brother Jason Hudson, 29, and seven-year-old nephew Julian King in a grisly...

American Idol Finalists Leave 'Haunted' Mansion

American Idol finalists have been moved out of their Beverly Hills mansion after becoming convinced that the property was haunted.American Idol producers have taken the decision to move the season eleven finalists out of their...

Casey Abrams Saved By American Idol Judges

Casey Abrams was saved from elimination on 'American Idol' last night (24.03.11).The bearded contestant received the least public votes and ended up in the bottom three on the reality talent contest, but was told by...

Simon Cowell Wants Two Hosts

Simon Cowell is considering having two presenters for the US version of 'The X Factor'. The music mogul - who is launching his pop star search competition Stateside this year - is worried that hosting...

'Queasy' Nick Cannon Worried About Birth

Nick Cannon is convinced he will "faint" when wife Mariah Carey gives birth.The 30-year-old presenter admits he feels uncomfortable in hospitals and is concerned about how he will react when he is supposed to be...

Thia Megia Becomes American Idol Favourite

Thia Megia has become the overnight favourite to win this year's American Idol after delivering a note-perfect performance on last night's Motown themed show.Thia Megia, the 15-year-old finalist on this year's American Idol, stunned the...

Thia Megia Bounces Back To Wow Judges

Thia Megia bounced back from last week's negative criticism to wow the judges on last night's American Idol.Thia Megia, the 15-year-old finalist on this year's American Idol, delivered the performance of the night during yesterday's...

More Sun, Less Tv, Ratings Indicate

As usual, the annual return of Daylight Saving Time depressed ratings for most shows in general and those airing at 8 00 p.m. in particular. (Fox's Glee , for example, saw its viewership decline by...

The Things They Say 20891

"I thought he was terrific when he mentored on Idol last year and, I'm surprised he didn't get the job, because I think he is really, really charismatic, knowledgeable, funny." Music mogul Simon Cowell is...

Jordin Sparks Drops Six Dress Sizes?

Jordin Sparks shocked her fans on Saturday (19th March 2011) when she showed off a new slimmer figure at Muhammad Ali's red-carpet event in Phoenix.Jordin Sparks, best known for winning American Idol back in 2007,...

Nicole Scherzinger Will Present X Factor

Nicole Scherzinger has been signed up to host the US version of 'The X Factor'.Simon Cowell has reportedly signed up the former Pussycat Dolls singer - who is managed by his rival, 'American Idol' boss...

Tv's Biggest Moneymaker American Idol

Fox's American Idol remained far and away TV's biggest moneymaker in 2010. Although revenue was down 12 percent from 2009, the show still ended up with an average of $7.11 million for every half hour...

Lee Dewyze Returns To American Idol

Lee DeWyze returned to the 'American Idol' stage last night (17.03.11).The 24-year-old singer - who won the ninth season of the Fox talent contest last year - performed his brand new single 'Beautiful Like You'...

Jennifer Lopez Shows Off Twins On Idol

Jennifer Lopez's children joined her on the judging panel during Wednesday's American Idol.Jennifer Lopez, the American singer and actress, showed off her 3-year-old twins Max and Emme on the Los Angeles set of American Idol...

American Idol Says Goodbye To Karen Rodriguez

Karen Rodriguez was eliminated from 'American Idol' last night (17.03.11).The 21-year-old singer - who landed in the bottom three alongside fellow hopefuls Haley Reinhart and Naima Adedapo after failing to impress viewers with her rendition...

Fascinating Fact 11114

Pregnant Kate Hudson and her boyfriend, Muse star Matt Bellamy, thrilled the wannabes on American Idol on Wednesday night (16Mar11) by popping backstage for a chat.

Idol Flies; Nbc Sinks

Wednesday's edition of American Idol averaged 22.18 million viewers, peaking in the 9 30 half-hour with 24.11 million and once again attracting more viewers than all of the competition combined, according to Nielsen Research. Meanwhile,...

Pepsi To Spend $60 Million On X Factor

It's not on the air yet and there are no ratings to indicate how many viewers will watch, but Pepsi-Cola is so confident that Simon Cowell's The X Factor will become a hit that it...

American Idol's Casey Abrams Battles Illness To Perform

American Idol's twelve finalists performed songs from their birth years during last night's two-hour special.American Idol finalists Casey Abrams and Pia Toscano were heavily praised for their performances on yesterday's American Idol, reports the Press...

La Reid Expected To Be X Factor Judge

Simon Cowell has appointed Def Jam chairman Antonio 'L.A.' Reid as the first 'X Factor' judge.The 54-year-old music producer - who has helped launch the careers of the likes of Rihanna, Kanye West, Justin Bieber,...

Fox Runs Off With Ratings As Other Nets Rerun

As far as the TV networks are concerned, March did not come in like a tiger. With the exception of Fox, which continued to record huge ratings for American Idol (24 million viewers on Wednesday,...

Darren Criss Looked For Love On Dating Game Show

Darren Criss once looked for love on a short-lived dating game show.Darren Criss, the American actor who plays 'Blaine Anderson' in the hit musical-comedy Glee, once appeared on the dating show 'You Rock, Lets Roll',...

Aerosmith Bassist Fears Tyler Has Taken On Too Much

Aerosmith bassist Tom Hamilton fears frontman Steven Tyler has taken on too many responsibilities as he attempts to balance his new American Idol judging gig with the band's workload.Aerosmith is expected to record a new...

Jennifer Lopez Collaborating With Lil Wayne

Jennifer Lopez has collaborated with Lil Wayne on her next single.The 'Jenny From the Block' hitmaker - who is currently appearing on the judging panel of TV show 'American Idol' - has revealed the 28-year-old...

Jennifer Lopez Becomes Face Of Tous Jewellery

Jennifer Lopez has been named as the new face of Tous Jewellery. The 'American Idol' judge - who is well known for her love of diamonds and bling accessories - will front the line's new...

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

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Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...

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