CANNES — Simon Cowell, whose U.K. version of “The X Factor” has been sold to 147 territories worldwide since April, is mulling a number of new projects, including a pan-regional talent show and a…
BERLIN — Simon Cowell is to return as a judge to the British version of “The X Factor,” which airs on ITV. Cowell left the series in 2010 when he launched the U.S. version of the show, which airs on…
Unsurprisingly the crowds went Syco for the Simon Cowell quintuplets, on Aug. 20 in Leicester Square. Proud producer Cowell jocularly announced on arrival, "I feel like a father!" The occasion of his…
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Blighty's ITV is looking to bank on the success of Scandinavian TV dramas such as "The Killing" and "Borgen" by reportedly considering a £90 million ($134.5 million) bid for Finland shingle Nice…
Simon Cowell's Syco and FremantleMedia is to launch "Afghanistan's Got Talent," which will be the 55th local adaptation of the format. The show will bow later this year on Afghanistan's 1TV Media. It…
DKC is ramping up its West Coast presence, tapping senior v.p. Jenn DeMartino to lead the PR agency’s Los Angeles office, and added Noah Gold and Marina Beck to the team. "Following our third…
Mario Lopez is set to reclaim his gig as host of Fox’s “The X Factor.” Season two co-host Khloe Kardashian, however, will not return to the show. The producers of the program issued a statement…
Inhouse attorneys in the spotlight include Wayne M. Smith, Patrick T. Perkins, David Sussman, Jim Meenaghan, Richard B. Levy, Rosalind Lawton, Paul Iannicelli, John Fukunaga, Brian Burkin, Matthew…
LONDON — "The X Factor" production company Syco (Simon Cowell and Sony Music Entertainment) has teamed with legit producers Stage Entertainment U.K. to lampoon its multi-territory TV talent search in…
FremantleMedia, whose TV formats include "Idols," "Got Talent" and "The X Factor," has tapped Keith Hindle as CEO of its newly created Digital & Branded Entertainment division.
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