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  1. Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment Signs Development Deal With Star China

    2:16 am 12/19/2016

    The three-year-deal will see the 'X Factor' producer develop global entertainment formats with one of China's leading media companies. Read more

  2. ITV Secures 'X Factor' and 'Britain's Got Talent' Until 2019

    2:10 am 9/16/2016

    The U.K. TV giant will air Simon Cowell's hit formats for at least another three years.Read more

  3. Nicole Scherzinger, Sharon Osbourne to Return to 'X Factor' U.K.

    1:36 am 6/1/2016

    Louis Walsh also will join Simon Cowell on the judges panel for the 13th season of the ITV show in an attempt to boost ratings.Read more

  4. FremantleMedia Buys Majority Stake in Israeli Production Firm

    2:02 am 1/21/2016

    Abot Hameiri specializes in entertainment formats, including the Israeli versions of 'The X Factor,' 'Survivor' and 'Amazing Race.'Read more

  5. 'X Factor' U.K. Season Finale Draws Lowest Ratings Ever Despite Adele, One Direction Performances

    3:43 am 12/14/2015

    The boy band performed on the Simon Cowell show on ITV before going on an extended hiatus.Read more

  6. Simon Cowell Feted at London Music Industry Event

    4:32 pm 11/2/2015

    One Direction, Leona Lewis and others came out for the annual Music Industry Trusts Award gala, with Harvey Weinstein, Oprah, Kevin Spacey, James Corden and Sony's Michael Lynton appearing in a video tribute.Read more

  7. Did Adele Just Preview a New Song During 'The X Factor' U.K.?

    7:36 am 10/19/2015

    In the nearly 30-second song preview, the British singer gives a soulful delivery over simple piano chords.Read more

  8. 'X Factor' Producer Talks Show's U.K. Future, Simon Cowell, Netflix

    3:10 pm 9/22/2015

    Richard Holloway also discusses 'Britain's Got Talent' and changing viewing habits in the digital age.Read more

  9. ITV 'X Factor' U.K. Ratings Concerns "Overdone," Analyst Says

    2:33 am 9/7/2015

    The British TV giant's stock has dropped more than 10 percent in recent weeks amid worries about the talent show's audience and TV advertising, says Liberum's Ian Whittaker.Read more

  10. 'X Factor' U.K. Draws Lowest Season-Debut Ratings Since 2006

    5:26 am 9/1/2015

    The Simon Cowell singing competition, which added Rita Ora and Nick Grimshaw as judges this season, had a dominant TV audience share, though.Read more

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