Articles Tagged 'Dannii Minogue'

News Roundup: Victoria Beckham’s Slipped Disc

We’re well used to the idea that celebrities fiercely guard their privacy at times of high public interest, like when a child is born into their family. But did you know that part of the reason Victoria Beckham wasn’t seen much when little Harper was first born was because she’d hurt her back? Apparently she […]

More UK X Factor Chaos As Dannii Minogue Leaves

The story of Simon Cowell’s 2011 has more twists and tangles than a bowl of spaghetti in a desktop fan. First he leaves Britain’s Got Talent, then he goes back, then he leaves the UK X Factor and takes Cheryl Cole with him, in order to appear in the US X Factor, and all the […]

Emma Watson Is Britain’s Best Dressed Woman

Readers of the UK’s Glamour magazine have voted Harry Potter star Emma Watson as their Best Dressed Woman of the year, knocking last year’s winner, Cheryl Cole, into second place. We’ve had a quick vote around the office and we’re pretty sure it’s the elvishly cropped hair that did it. People do like a brave […]

What Is Going On With ‘The X Factor’?

For UK residents, it’s traditional around this time of year for news stories to fly around which suggest that this winter’s series of The X Factor is in some way under threat. It’s happened before, it’ll happen again. But this year, with the launch of an American version of the show on Fox — which […]

Simon Cowell Gives Bizarre Thank You Gift to ‘X Factor’ Judges

As the blogosphere remains in a tizzy over this season’s X Factor, which crowned Matt Cardle the winner on Sunday, show creator and panelist Simon Cowell is celebrating the show’s end with a little thank you gift for his fellow judges, Cheryl Cole, Louis Walsh and Dannii Minogue. According to the Daily Mirror, the British […]

Roundup: Jay Kay Tells Off Cheryl Cole and Dannii Minogue

Jamiroquai marked its live comeback with "White Knuckle Ride" on Sunday night's episode of The X Factor, but Jay Kay, was already in the dog house prior to taking the stage. The Daily Mail reports that judges Cheryl Cole and Dannii Minogue gave the skinny frontman the cold shoulder after his surly interview with The […]

Roundup: Sir Paul McCartney Sizes Up to Bully Biker

Don't mess with Sir Paul McCartney. The famed ex-Beatle displayed some comical behavior when scoffing at a hasty cyclist near his office in Central London earlier today. The Sun reports that the 68-year-old Macca mocked the charging biker with a crazy jig for nearly taking him out and a few others, squealing after him: "Ooh […]

X Factor Starts Again Tomorrow Night in the UK

Britain’s answer to American Idol premieres its sixth season Saturday night. And it has a new format influenced by Britain’s Got Talent: contestants now audition before a live studio audience. Unfortunately, the auditions aren’t live for the viewers. However, if there’s a particularly stunning performance – good or bad – I’ll try and post it […]

Watch Cheryl Cole’s Debut on X Factor

You can watch the entire first episode of X Factor, Simon Cowell‘s UK answer to American Idol, on YouTube. Be sure to check out Rachel Hylton, who’s already looking like a favorite after her soulful rendition of Amy Winehouse‘s “You Know I’m No Good.” (If only Ms. Winehouse was so poised live.) That was fast: […]

Sharon Osbourne Disses Minogue on The Graham Norton Show

Sharon Osbourne has attacked fellow X-Factor judge Dannii Minogue‘s musical credibility on The Graham Norton Show: “Dannii knows she’s there because of her looks, not because of her contribution to the music industry.” Sharon doesn’t even have the “looks” part going for her: what does she bring to the table, other than her famous last […]