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NBC is launching a new singing competition series titled “The Voice of America” to compete with FOX’s “American Idol” and “The X Factor,” Deadline … Continue reading NBC Joining Singing Competition Fray With ‘The Voice of America’: Report

George Michael is being considered for judge’s chair on Simon Cowell’s American adaptation of The X Factor, but the Wham! singer’s checkered past with the law — including a recent jail stint for drunk driving — could put the deal in jeopardy. Cowell has already tapped Pussycat Dolls frontwoman Nicole Scherzinger and British sweetheart Cheryl […] Continue reading George Michael “The X Factor America” Judging Offer

Miss America Caressa Cameron dropped by The View Wednesday with a very unlikely announcement for viewers: Wisecracking comedienne Joy Behar has been tapped to judge next month’s 2011 Miss America Pageant in Las Vegas. The Emmy-winning Behar will join a panel of seven celebs tapped to select the beauty queen who will accept the tiara […] Continue reading Joy Behar, Marc Cherry, Tony Dovolani Miss America 2011 Pageant Judges

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”