Tuesday, October 20, 2020

X FACTOR SENDS PROFITS OF PRODUCER SOARING

March 6, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

While there has been a good amount of handwringing recently over the failure of the U.S. version of Simon Cowell’s The X Factor to generate the kind of over-the-top ratings that American Idol has enjoyed, there was no doubt nothing but cheers on Monday at Fremantle Media, which co-produces the show with Cowell’s Syco Productions. […]

COWELL PLANNING WORLD TALENT CONTEST

June 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Simon Cowell is planning to turn his “[Country’s] Got Talent franchise into a kind of international talent Olympics by pitting the winners and runners-up in the 36 countries where it is broadcast against one another and broadcasting the series to the entire world. The winner would received £1 million (about $1.4 million). The London Sun […]