Scherzinger Back on ‘X Factor’… in the U.K.

(Reuters) – Singer Nicole Scherzinger has been named as a judge on the British version of ratings juggernaut “The X Factor“, less than six months after being fired from the U.S. edition of the TV show. The 33-year-old American is replacing compatriot Kelly Rowland, and joins Louis Walsh, Gary Barlow and Tulisa Contostavlos, all of […]

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Spears Closing in on ‘X Factor’ Deal Worth Nearly $15 Million

Britney Spears‘ on-again/off-again flirtation with Simon Cowell and “The X Factor” is officially on-again. Deadline.com reports that the singer is finally closing in on a deal to join Cowell and crew for season two of the Fox series after over a month of negotiations between the two sides. The report states that over the weekend, […]

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Former ‘X Factor’ Host Steve Jones to Guest Anchor ‘Entertainment Tonight’

Simon Cowell, take heed: there are people out there who think Steve Jones, who Cowell fired from “The X Factor” after the US version’s first season, makes for a decent host/anchor. And one of those people are the producers of the venerable syndicated show “Entertainment Tonight.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jones will be sitting […]

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