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A seven-year-old race-related assault conviction could dash English songbird Cheryl Cole’s hopes of obtaining a work permit and joining Simon Cowell on the American adaptation of the TV talent show X Factor panel. Cole, who already works as a judge on the UK version of the singing show has been offered a job as a […] Continue reading Assault Conviction May Keep English Songbird Cheryl Cole Off “X Factor America”

British stylista Alexa Chung — a staple on Best-Dressed list around the UK — will return to American television in a new style series debut on PBS public television in 2011. Thrift America will follow the jet-setting Chung around the US and Europe as she shops for vintage threads at consignment stores, garage sales, and […] Continue reading Alexa Chung Returns To US TV With PBS Style Series “Thrift America”

Jennifer Lopez has been named the first spokeswoman for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the organization said Monday. On Tuesday, the Bronx-born actress/pop singer joined Oscar winner Denzel Washington, who has enjoyed an 18 year partnership with the organization, and clubs President Roxanne Spillett at a press conference at the Nokia Plaza in […] Continue reading Jennifer Lopez Boys & Girls Club Of America Spokeswoman

British songstress and UK X Factor judge Cheryl Cole has reportedly secured a judging spot on the upcoming American version of the TV talent show. The former girl bander, 27, will take a seat beside fellow judge Simon Cowell, the creator of the show, when the X Factor premieres Stateside in Sept. 2011, The Sun […] Continue reading Cheryl Cole “X Factor America” Judging Deal $4 Million

Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin has admired X Factor mogul Simon Cowell in her soon to be released new book ‘America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag’. One of several scanned pages of the book on the US website Gawker sees the 46-year-old praising Cowell for being “almost alone in his willingness to […] Continue reading Sarah Palin admires Simon Cowell in new book ‘America by Heart’