Former “X Factor” host Steve Jones is reportedly close to signing a deal to co-host “Entertainment Tonight.” According to Page Six, Jones has been in talks to take over for Mark Steines, who recently quit the nightly newsmagazine show after 17 years. Jones has been contributing to “ET” alongside Nancy O’Dell since March. “ET” reps […]
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 […]
Another unexpected entry may be in the works to fill one of those the vacancies on Fox’s “The X Factor.” George Clooney’s girlfriend, former WWE wrestler and “DWTS” contestant Stacy Keibler is in talks to join the show, according to The New York Post. While her role was not revealed, one of the paper’s sources […]
When “The X Factor” returns for a second season, there will be two hosts to replace departed emcee Steve Jones. “X Factor” honcho Simon Cowell talked about the dual host plan during a press call Wednesday, offering the first solid clue as to what direction the show would take after a massive house-cleaning operation that […]
Time will tell who will fill the recently vacated judge’s chairs on “The X Factor,” but one thing’s for sure — it won’t be Beyonce Knowles. At least, if Simon Cowellis to be believed. Fox’s recently minted competition series had a major shakeup last week, with judges Nicole Scherzinger and Paula Abdul — along with […]
As “American Idol” auditions wrapped up last Thursday in St. Louis, more people were watching CBS’s “The Big Bang Theory.” For the third-straight week, in fact, the sitcom beat “Idol” in the coveted 18 to 49 demo, squashing the show that had long been indestructible, ratings-wise.
Music industry titan L.A. Reid has made the cut. He’ll remain on “The X Factor” as one of the show’s judges — a survivor (along with producer/judge Simon Cowell) of the show’s recent off-season bloodletting.
Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell are addressing Monday’s “X Factor” bloodbath that saw the release of Steve Jones, Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger from the show’s second season.
Paula Abdul, Nicole Scherzinger and Steve Jones were all fired from “The X-Factor” on Monday, according to individuals close to the show. Fox and producer Simon Cowell were looking to make a clean sweep, according to those individuals, and are looking for new talent to replace the two judges and the host. Said one of […]
Following the news that Steve Jones has been booted from Fox’s “The X Factor,” E! is now reporting that Nicole Scherzinger is the next one out the door. According to the report, a source told them that Scherzinger will not be returning as judge for season two of “The X Factor.” “She wants to focus […]