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Jennifer Lopez Wants More Kids

Jennifer Lopez "would love" to have more children.The singer-and-actress - who has two-year-old twins Emme and Max with her husband Marc Anthony - is reportedly keen to extend her brood and have a new son...

Idol Producer Morale Is Returning To Show

Returning producer Nigel Lythgoe has suggested that morale among the American Idol crew slid during the past two years "because everyone was always so worried about ratings and Simon going or Simon not going, it...

Jennifer Lopez Denies Diva Demands

JENNIFER LOPEZ has officially been confirmed as a judge on the new series of American Idol, but has rejected claims that her list of diva demands almost put the deal into jeopardy, reports US Magazine....

New Idol Judges To Be Announced On Wednesday

In what some writers have suggested will be as forced, awkward and anticlimactic as one of those American Idol finales in which a seeming also-ran is crowned the winner, Fox TV is set to announce...

Eva Mendes To Receive Variety Honour

Eva Mendes, Jennifer Garner and Katie Holmes are among the guests at this year's Variety Power of Women luncheon.The trio of stars are among the Lifetime Impact Honourees at the second annual event which recognises...

Idol Hang-up Scheduling Problems

Although it has been widely speculated that the producers of American Idol are withholding an announcement about replacements for Simon Cowell and Ellen DeGeneres in order to encourage water-cooler discussions, returning producer Nigel Lythgoe maintains...

Paula Abdul It's An Idol No Go

It's looking increasingly unlikely that PAULA ABDUL will return to American Idol even though FOX and the shows fans want her back. According to, NIGEL LYTHGOE the shows executive produced is believed to be...

Lythgoe Wants Abdul Back On Idol

Nigel Lythgoe, familiar to many viewers as a judge on So You Think You Can Dance , is returning as an executive producer of American Idol , rejoining fellow exec producers Simon Fuller, Cecile Frot-Coutaz...

Idol 'S Future Still Idling

There was no American Idol "results show" at the Television Critics Association summer "tour" on Monday. Critics had expected Fox officials to unveil the new cast of judges and announce other changes for the talent...

Jessica Simpson Interested In American Idol Seat

JESSICA SIMPSON is the latest celebrity to be shortlisted for the vacancy on American Idol's judging panel and has reportedly had "several meetings" with TV bosses already.The blonde's arrival on the hit show will follow...

Lythgoe Returns To Idol As Producer; Judge Too?

Nigel Lythgoe is returning as executive producer of American Idol, raising speculation that he may also step into Simon Cowell's shoes as a judge on America's top-rated entertainment show. Cowell served as a judge on...

Cowell Will Not Marry In 2010

SIMON COWELL will not wed his fiance MEZHGAN HUSSAINY this year (10), according to AMERICAN IDOL producer NIGEL LYTHGOE.The music mogul's brother Tony insisted Cowell would exchange vows with the make-up artist four times over...

Lythgoe Laughs Off Hall Dating Rumours

AMERICAN IDOL producer NIGEL LYTHGOE has laughed off rumours he is dating MICK JAGGER's ex-wife JERRY HALL, insisting he has only "kissed" the model.Hall, who divorced Jagger in 1999 and has four children with the...

Hall Dating Lythgoe

MICK JAGGER's ex-wife JERRY HALL is dating former AMERICAN IDOL producer NIGEL LYTHGOE, according to reports.The model, who divorced Jagger in 1999 and has four children with the rocker, has been friends with Lythgoe for...

Holmes' Dancing Defended By Tv Judge

KATIE HOLMES' dancing has been defended by TV producer NIGEL LYTHGOE after her recent performance on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE was dubbed "amateurish".The actress appeared on the U.S. show's 23 July (09) season...

Holmes Launches Dance Scholarship

KATIE HOLMES has teamed up with HAIRSPRAY director ADAM SHANKMAN and reality TV guru NIGEL LYTHGOE to launch a dance scholarship fund.The Hollywood actress, who is set to appear on Lythgoe's U.S. show So You...

Lythgoe Apologises To Gay Activists Over Dance Comments

Reality TV boss NIGEL LYTHGOE has apologised to gay rights activists over his comments on U.S. talent contest SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. The Brit, who is a judge on the show and an executive...

Lythgoe Under Fire Over Gay Dance Comments

TV big-shot NIGEL LYTHGOE has come under fire from gay rights activists - over his comments on U.S. talent contest SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. The Brit, who is a judge on the show and...

Lythgoe: 'American Idol Not At Fault For Abdul's Stalker Ordeal'

Former AMERICAN IDOL producer NIGEL LYTHGOE has hit back at PAULA ABDUL after she accused her bosses on the show of deliberately exposing her to the crazed fan who committed suicide outside her California home....

Lythgoe Calls On Hollywood To Help Los Angeles' Needy

Reality TV boss NIGEL LYTHGOE is calling on Hollywood's rich and famous to help him tackle child poverty in Los Angeles. The Brit, a former executive producer of American Idol and current judge on So...

Love Duped By Idol Imposter

LATEST: AMERICAN IDOL boss NIGEL LYTHGOE has slammed reports he approached COURTNEY LOVE about joining the hit show, insisting she must have been the victim of a prank caller. The former HOLE rocker said on...

Love To Replace Abdul On Idol?

Rocker COURTNEY LOVE is considering an offer from AMERICAN IDOL producers to possibly replace PAULA ABDUL as a celebrity judge on the hit TV talent show. Executive producer NIGEL LYTHGOE contacted Love's office last week...

Shakira Angers American Idol Producers

AMERICAN IDOL producers are furious with SHAKIRA, after she failed to attend a meeting with the contestants when she appeared on the series last week (29MAR06). The star made a guest appearance on the...

Cowell 'Insulted' By Presence Of Celebrity Judges

AMERICAN IDOL panelist SIMON COWELL wants an end to celebrity judges on his hit talent search show - because he finds their presence insulting. The show, judged by Cowell, PAULA ABDUL and RANDY JACKSON,...

American Idol Reject Slams Show.s Bosses

Ousted AMERICAN IDOL contestant COREY CLARK has hit out at the reality TV show - insisting he was exploited to boost ratings. Clark was thrown off the talent show earlier this month (APR03), after...

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Foo Fighters Issue Statement After Ticketing Chaos For London Gig

Foo Fighters Issue Statement After Ticketing Chaos For London Gig

Many ticket-holders couldn't get into the O2 Arena show on Tuesday night (September 19th) because they didn't bring photo ID to match their booking.

How The Music Industry Is Honouring George Michael This Year

How The Music Industry Is Honouring George Michael This Year

An album re-release, a new song and a documentary mark the singer's legacy this year.

Angela Bassett Promises

Angela Bassett Promises "Absolutely Amazing" 'Black Panther' Movie

The film will be the first in the Marvel Cinematic Universe led by a person of colour.

David Harbour Looks Incredible In The First Image From 'Hellboy'

David Harbour Looks Incredible In The First Image From 'Hellboy'

The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.

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