| Oct 20, 2014
| 2:01 PM
That big "X" marking Oct. 24 on your calendar? Did you forget why you made it? It's World Tripe Day, of course! And in honor of the event, we reached out to Sir Norman Wrassle, since 1997 chairman of the Lancashire, England-based Tripe Marketing Board,...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in and around the west suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/eventshttp://triblocal.com/events.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:01 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - 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 deal for an entertainment show...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
CBS Studios Intl. has set a deal to export "NCIS: New Orleans" and "CSI: Cyber" to the U.K.'s Channel 5, now owed by the Eye's corporate cousin, Viacom.
Deal unveiled Tuesday at the Mipcom international TV sales market in Cannes calls for Channel 5 to...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:39 AM
If you're heading to Demi Lovato's upcoming concert at Mohegan Sun Arena on Oct. 17, you may want to bone up on her lyrics (unless you want to feel totally alone). Lovato's stable of hits, from the hyperactive "Really Don't Care" to her ubiquitous take on...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 11:16 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - CANNES- Mipcom's Personality of the Year Simon Cowell delivered a colorful and upbeat keynote at the Cannes confab's jam-packed auditorium.
Interviewed by his pal Piers Morgan, Cowell, who was dressed with his trademark...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Earlier this spring, Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton were trading stories about the two-week writing camp that yielded their debut album, "It's About Us." The late-hour bursts of boozy creativity and morning hikes under the Malibu sun are discussed, but...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 11:11 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - When "Got Talent" was named the most successful reality TV franchise by the Guinness Book of World Records in April, it set a another benchmark for Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment. The top-rated Britain-born series has...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:49 AM
"X Factor" victors Alex & Sierra will release their debut album, "It's About Us," on Tuesday.
But Central Florida fans can purchase the album and get the signatures of Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton on Sunday.
Starting at 1 p.m., the duo will be at Fye...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 10:58 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - What have we learned so far?
One week into the 2014-15 television season, according to Nielsen's official game clock, the biggest headline for the broadcast nets is that they've been able to generate solid sampling for high-...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 12:32 PM
This post has been updated. See correction below.
Simone Battle, member of the pop group G.R.L. and former "X Factor" finalist, was found dead on Friday in her West Hollywood home, her record label confirmed. She was 25.
Battle's body was discovered...