Idol Headlines for 06/18/12

Last day to register for American Idol 12 auditions in Charlotte, North Carolina is today. Auditions take place tomorrow. The Charlotte Observer is reporting that after a busy Sunday, it’s pretty quiet today at the Time Warner Cable Arena. More information at

The third and last day of the X Factor auditions in Oakland take place today.

Glee star, Chris Colfer will take part in a live webcast as an Emmy contender at Gold Derby this afternoon at 3 pm ET. Click to Watch. Tweet your questions and comments to @goldderby.

Nicole Scherzinger joins Gary Barlow, Tulisa Contostavlos, and Louis Walsh today at the X Factor UK judges’ table in Newcastle.

Watch a webcast with Carrie Underwood conducted by the UK Sun. Click to Watch.  Carrie is in the UK to promote her album, Blown Away and to perform at the Royal Albert Hall on June 21.

Rock of Ages Flops at the Box Office – The SYTYCD judge, Adam Shankman directed the film. DWTS pro and Ryan Seacrest gal pal, Julianne Hough stars. Not even Tom Cruise could save it. “Rock of Ages” opened this weekend in 3rd place earning just 15 million, putting the musical behind holdovers from last week, “Madagascar 3” (35 million) and “Prometheus.” (20.2 million). Maybe they should have cast Constantine Maroulis as the male lead (he originated the role of Drew on Broadway) after all. Heh. (Via Huffington Post)

Simon Cowell Says ‘X Factor’ Judges Britney Spears and Demi Lovato Are ‘Catty’ – The men on the panel wanted to say yes to a pretty girl, the girls found her lacking…so ““While the men of the panel both praised her, Demi and Britney said they found her lackluster and boring. So when it came time for Demi and Britney to deliver their critiques, Simon starting flicking his fingers and hissing like a cat!” Seriously. Simon has got to come up with some new shit. His shtick is beyond old. – Read more at Celebuzz.

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