Paula Abdul Gives Ellen Her “Idol” Blessing

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“Forever Your Girl” and Always A Lady. There’s no bad blood between former American Idol judge Paula Abdul and her replacement comedienne/daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres. On Thursday, the former singing star released a statement congratulating Ellen on her new job as the fourth judge on television’s top-rated talent competition.

Paula Abdul Joining “The X-Factor”

Now that the judge’s chair she occupied for eight seasons of American Idol is officially warming the buns of comedienne Ellen DeGeneres, Paula Abdul needs a new full-time gig more than ever — and old pal Simon Cowell could have the perfect plan to get Paula working again. According to a new report, the caustic…

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Paula Abdul “VH1 Divas” Employment Agency Promo

Did you know Paula Abdul got her VH1 Divas hosting gig at her local employment agency? Not really — but the idea sure makes for a clever concept in this newly released ad promoting next week’s big show. VH1 will air VH1 Divas – starring Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Jordin Sparks and Leona Lewis —…

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Paula Abdul Speaks Out On Leaving “American Idol”

In her first interview since announcing her departure from American Idol, former judge Paula Abdul opens up about the possibility of returning to television’s top-rated show — and her newest project as a guest star on Lifetime’s Drop Dead Diva. In a chat with TV Guide Magazine, Paula speaks candidly about her decision to leave…

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Paula Abdul “VH1 Divas 2009″ Host

Paula’s got a new gig! Recently-unemployed American Idol star Paula Abdul has revealed that she will be hosting this year’s VH1 Divas Concert, live from New York City on Sept 17.

Shania Twain “American Idol” Judging Stint In The Works


Country superstar Shania Twain is in discussions to join Victoria Beckham and Mary J. Blige as a guest judge during American Idol’s Season 9 auditions. Twain may step in for exiting judge Paula Abdul on the judging panel in Chicago on Aug. 30-31, according to a report. Victoria Beckham filled in for Abdul in…

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Paula Begs Simon: “Please Help Me Save My Job!”

A new report has surfaced claiming former American Idol judge Paula Abdul has issued a desperate plea for help to sometimes foe Simon Cowell after losing her job in a ill-fated cat and mouse game of numbers crunching with show producers. “Paula really screwed up this time,” an Idol staffer tells Globe. “Her ego exploded…

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Paula Abdul “Ugly Betty” Guest Appearance Possible

Paula Abdul might just be the most employable woman in America. Since announcing her departure from American Idol one week ago, the former reality personality has been courted by Idol’s sister series, So You Think You Can Dance, and even ABC’s ballroom reality hit, Dancing With The Stars. Now Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Paula…

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“Dancing With The Stars” Wants Paula Abdul

The job offers continue to pour in for Paula Abdul. ABC has invited Abdul to join its ballroom dance series, Dancing with the Stars, after learning that the former American Idol judge will not return to her post on the top-rated FOX talent competition next season. “I would love that,” ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson…

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Constantine Maroulis Attacked After Defending Paula Abdul


Former American Idol finalist Constantine Maroulis was physically attacked this week, after defending the honor of exiting Idol judge Paula Abdul to a drunken barfly. The Tony-nominated Rock of Ages star said something about hoping Paula would eventually return to show and the next thing he knew a tipsy guy in a three-piece suit pushed…

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Natalie Cole Diana Ross Courted To Replace Paula Abdul On “American Idol”

The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that R&B legend Diana Ross and jazz star Natalie Cole are two of a number of veteran vocalists who have been “quietly approached” about possibly replacing Paula Abdul as the fourth judge on American Idol. The ninth season of America’s top-rated TV talent competition premieres in January.

Victoria Beckham “American Idol” Judge

Victoria Beckham has been tipped to replace departing judge Paula Abdul on American Idol, The Daily Mirror reported on Thursday. The former Spice Girl, 35, will begin filming guest spots on two episodes of Idol later this week at the insistence of music mogul Simon Cowell. But Posh has refused to join the panel permanently…

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