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PopWatch What should Simon Cowell do next? 5 suggestions
by Pamela Gocobachi | Feb 07, 2014 08:21 PM

Now that Fox has officially pulled the plug on The X Factor, we can't help but wonder what…

PopWatch Someone just won 'The X Factor'
by Annie Barrett | Dec 19, 2013 09:10 PM

The X Factor's two-hour live finale featured the final three acts singing Christmas tunes with next-level ridiculous staging,…

Inside TV Demi Lovato confirms 'X Factor' exit
by Associated Press | Dec 19, 2013 08:07 AM

Demi Lovato says she's leaving The X Factor to focus on her music career. In an interview after…

PopWatch Who should win 'The X Factor'? *Crickets*
by Annie Barrett | Dec 18, 2013 10:58 PM

"You never cease to... not blow me away," Demi Lovato blundered during Wednesday's finals on Fox -- while…

PopWatch PopWatch Planner: 'Anchorman 2' in theaters, 'The X Factor' finale, and more
by Samantha Highfill | Dec 15, 2013 08:00 AM

As we head into the holiday season, this week has a little bit of everything. From Beyoncé's surprise…

Inside TV The aXe-Factor: Simon Cowell's renewal odds are better than you think
by James Hibberd | Nov 22, 2013 11:18 AM

Fox renewed The X Factor by early November during its first two years on the air. So far…

PopWatch No Halloween costume? Fox has you covered with 'New Girl,' 'Family Guy' masks
by Pamela Gocobachi | Oct 30, 2013 03:44 PM

Halloween is just around the corner and if you're among the slackers who haven't gone out to buy…

PopWatch 'The X Factor': Meet the Top 16 -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO
by Annie Barrett | Oct 11, 2013 12:00 AM

The wait is over, if you've been waiting. The X Factor has chosen its Top 16 -- four…

The Music Mix Now Sinead O'Connor is mad at Simon Cowell
by Hillary Busis | Oct 05, 2013 06:46 PM

Nothing compares 2 feuds. Earlier this week, Irish songstress Sinead O'Connor made headlines with a series of scathing…

Inside TV Simon Cowell on low 'X Factor' ratings: 'If it's good, the ratings will go up'
by Lindsey Bahr | Oct 01, 2013 01:47 PM

For Simon Cowell, the ratings game is simple. "If it's good, the ratings will go up. If it's…

Inside TV More ex-fans for 'X Factor': Ratings lowest ever
by James Hibberd | Sep 20, 2013 11:43 AM

So Simon ... do you want to join NBC's America's Got Talent next summer or return to Fox's…

PopWatch 'The X Factor' episode 4: Mostly garbage
by Annie Barrett | Sep 19, 2013 10:30 PM

This one was only an hour! But Simon 'n' Friends still managed to serve up a hearty helping…

PopWatch 'The X Factor' episode 3: Your favorite audition?
by Annie Barrett | Sep 18, 2013 11:20 PM

After another two-hour audition episode of The X Factor, we've still met only a few truly promising future…

TV Recap 'The X Factor' recap: Dr. C. and the Women
by Annie Barrett | Sep 12, 2013 10:00 PM

Simon and Co. have apparently nothing up their sleeves. Two more hours of auditions -- where is the…

PopWatch 'The X Factor': See more from Rion Paige
by Annie Barrett | Sep 11, 2013 09:43 PM

The final audition on tonight's X Factor season premiere (read our full recap here) was Rion Paige Thompson,…

TV Recap 'The X Factor' season premiere recap: Don't You Know That You're Toxic?
by Annie Barrett | Sep 11, 2013 08:50 PM

Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, Kelly Rowland, and Paulina Rubio judge the first crop of wail-abees

The Music Mix Phillip Phillips' debut album goes platinum -- so how are other singing-show winners doing?
by Grady Smith | Sep 06, 2013 01:26 PM

American Idol takes a lot of flack for being past its prime -- and given the weak chart…

News Briefs Simon Cowell: 'I'm proud to be a dad'
by Associated Press | Aug 20, 2013 06:30 PM

British TV mogul Simon Cowell says he's looking forward to being a father, his first public confirmation that…

Inside TV 'X Factor' season 3 poster: Simon Cowell and Demi Lovato at each other's throats again -- EXCLUSIVE
by Katie Atkinson | Aug 20, 2013 02:41 PM

New promo art for season 3 of The X Factor shows that Simon Cowell, the show's sole remaining…

Inside TV Simon Cowell can't imagine 'X Factor' cancellation, returning to 'Idol'
by James Hibberd | Aug 01, 2013 08:56 PM

If the TV industry tom-toms have it right, this fall will be the last season of Fox's The…

Inside TV At TCA, we want answers about 'Homeland,' 'American Horror Story: Coven,' 'Agents of SHIELD,' more
by EW staff | Jul 24, 2013 03:51 PM

Summer is typically a pretty quiet time for TV fans, but July is full of television news, thanks…

PopStyle 'The X Factor' judges fashion face-off: Kelly Rowland vs. Paulina Rubio -- POLL
by Maricela Gonzalez | Jun 24, 2013 06:39 PM

RuPaul may be the best dressed reality TV judge, but there are already some new contenders vying for…

News Briefs Demi Lovato's dad dies
by Katie Atkinson | Jun 23, 2013 04:54 PM

Demi Lovato's estranged father, Patrick Lovato, has died, according to tweets from Lovato's mom and sister. Patrick divorced…

PopWatch How to save 'American Idol' (Someone has to!)
by Dalton Ross | May 21, 2013 09:00 AM

Put away the Kibbles 'n Bits, because the Dawg has officially left the building. Longtime judge/canine Randy Jackson…


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