Jennifer Lopez’ Talent-Search Series Lands Three Networks

Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Q’Viva! The Chosen,” the upcoming talent-search series from Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, has secured network deals in its first three countries, it was announced Wednesday. The series, produced by Simon Fuller‘s XIX Entertainment, will premiere in the first quarter of 2012. It will air on Univision in the […]

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Simon Cowell’s Peculiarities Revealed

Thanks to two revealing profiles in GQ and The Hollywood Reporter this week, we’ve learned just how peculiar, and savvy – especially if this whole “X Factor” thing works out – Simon Cowell really is. On the odd end of the spectrum, the man has eaten the same breakfast  (as prepared by a roving housekeeper) […]

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‘Idol Gives Back’ Promises Bill Gates Surprise

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — Simon Fuller, the entertainment magnate behind ‘American Idol‘ and its charity event airing Wednesday, is trumpeting a starry lineup that includes Elton John, Alicia Keys and Carrie Underwood. But he played it coy when asked about the ‘Idol Gives Back’ role of two other prominent people. […]

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