RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

The X Factor (tv program)

A collection of news and information related to The X Factor (tv program) published by this site and its partners.

Top The X Factor (tv program) Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Alex & Sierra to play UCF

    Alex & Sierra to play UCF
    Alex Kinsey doesn't know when he'll finish his University of Central Florida degree. But he will return to UCF to perform as part of Alex & Sierra at the Aug. 21 Karmin concert. Alex & Sierra, winners of "The X Factor," are a real-life couple who...
  • This week: 'Tyrant,' 'Big Brother,' Alex & Sierra

    This week: 'Tyrant,' 'Big Brother,' Alex & Sierra
    The World Cup will continue to generate the most discussion this week, but programmers hope to spark interest in new prime-time series. FX's dramatic "Tyrant" focuses on a California pediatrician who just happens to be the son of a Mideast dictator. The...
  • Spice Girl Mel B Joins 'X Factor' in U.K. as Judge

    LONDON -- Former Spice Girls band member Melanie B, a.k.a. Scary Spice, has joined the judging panel of "The X Factor" in the U.K., which airs on ITV. Mel B, who appeared as a guest judge on the show in 2012, joins fellow judges music manager Louis...
  • Kevin Reilly's Fox Exit Marks a Muscle-Flexing Moment for James Murdoch

    The shakeup under way at Fox Broadcasting with Kevin Reilly's departure as programming chief gives Murdoch a chance to set a fresh course for the network. James Murdoch, that is. Reilly's resignation, confirmed May 29 after weeks of speculation about his...
  • 'American Idol' recap: Top 4 sing about love, make judges gush

    'American Idol' recap: Top 4 sing about love, make judges gush
    Though only four singers remain in this season's "American Idol" competition, the audience was treated to 12 -- count 'em -- songs on Wednesday night. The top 4 each tackled three songs, looking at different aspects of love: breakups, dedications and...
  • RTL Group's Asian Operations Starting to Take Off

    Compared with its U.S. counterparts, RTL Group was a latecomer in South and East Asia. While HBO has been implanted in the region for some 20 years, the media giant just made its first move in 2012. RTL Group chose the frenetic Indian market for its...
  • FremantleMedia Puts Focus on Growing Drama Production

    RTL group's global production and distribution arm FremantleMedia is best known for its reality competition shows, such as "The X Factor," pictured above, and "Got Talent" franchises, but there's much more to it than that. Last year, FremantleMedia...
  • RTL Group Toppers: Quality Is No. 1 for Global Success

    At MIP TV, Anke Schaeferkordt and Guillaume de Posch, co-CEOs of RTL Group, will be feted with Variety's Achievement in International TV Award, which recognizes creativity, leadership and business acumen within the global TV industry. The award will be...
  • Fremantle Italia's Business Model Focuses on Format, Puts Corporate Sponsorship Into Budget Mix

    The boldest new format that FremantleMedia will be hawking at Mip is Italy's "Masterpiece," touted as the world's first talent show for wannabe writers. Perhaps more important, "Masterpiece" stems from changes under way at Fremantle's growing Italo...
  • Variety to Honor RTL Group CEOs With International Television Award at MIPTV

    Anke Schäferkordt and Guillaume de Posch, co-CEOs of RTL Group, will receive Variety's inaugural Achievement in International Television Award during the 51st MIPTV. Associate publisher Donna Pennestri will present the pair with the honor at an...
  • MIPTV: FremantleMedia Pacts with 'Deal or No Deal' Creator Dick De Rijk

    CANNES -- FremantleMedia, whose formats include "Idols," "The X Factor" and "Got Talent," has inked an exclusive multi-year co-development deal with Dick De Rijk, the creator of "Deal or No Deal." De Rijk developed several hit formats during his...