Idol Headlines for 09/19/11

Brooke White at Silverlake Lounge, Los Angeles, CA
Bucky Covington at Quail Chase Golf Club, Louisville, KY
Danny Gokey at K Country Acoustic Concert, Ocala, FL
Elliott Yamin at Mexicali Live, Teaneck, NJ
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Simon Cowell on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 11:35/10:35c p
Nicole Scherzinger on Conan, TBS 11/10c pm

Join us tonight for the premieres of Dancing With the Stars (ABC 8/7c pm) and The Sing-Off (NBC 8/7c pm). There will be live blogging galore!

Poor Nigel Lythgoe. He tweeted after American Idol & SYTYCD lost Best Reality Show Competition to the Amazing Race, “I was so sure #AmericanIdol would win an #Emmy this year. I dreamed that #SYTYCD could possibly have an outside chance. WRONG!!!! I’m going to get drunk at the #FOX party!!”

The Idols at a Meet and Greet at the Gloriana Mall, Manila

photo: RyanBadiola

Stars To Get Lucky For Lupus LA At Celebrity Charity Event

On Thursday, September 22, Hollywood’s hottest will be taking over the rooftop of the Petersen Automotive Museum to “Get Lucky for Lupus LA!”

Young Hollywood celebrities, athletes, musicians and VIPs will ante up to support Lupus LA at the poker tournament. Guests will enjoy an evening of mixing, mingling and poker playing while overlooking the fabulous Hollywood Hills.

The “Get Lucky for Lupus LA!” celebrity poker tournament and party will also include a silent auction with unique and priceless memorabilia from stars of sports, music, TV and film, a customized photo booth, celebrity deejay and MC, hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, music and fun.

Read more at Look to the Stars

HOT DISH: Kellie Pickler Visits and Offers Update on New Album

CMT’s Southern Fried Flicks is never more fun than when Kellie Pickler drops by. The Albemarle, N.C., beauty is completing her third album with producer Frank Liddell, husband of Lee Ann Womack. Liddell is spreading his production from Miranda Lambert to the Pistol Annies and Kellie.

Kellie, one of the most available ladies in Nashville, hauled off and got married to songwriter Kyle Jacobs on New Year’s Day. The girl couldn’t help it. She was on the Caribbean island of Antigua, and it was so beautiful, she just had to say, “I do!”

Read more at CMT

Pepsi Gives Fans an Exclusive Peek at THE X FACTOR(TM)

PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Pepsi, the premier partner of THE X FACTOR, announced today that it has launched a nationwide retail promotion giving consumers an opportunity to win a trip to Los Angeles for themselves and a guest to attend a live taping of THE X FACTOR this fall. In addition, Pepsi will provide consumers with daily, never-before-seen THE X FACTOR videos and the opportunity to win additional prizing. The Pepsi promotion will run through Oct. 29, during which time Pepsi will give away a trip to L.A. for a winner and their guest each day.

Read more at MarketWatch

Emmys 2011: Paula Abdul finds Simon Cowell ‘charming’ [Video]

No matter how much we’ve heard about “The X Factor” so far, “it’s still not enough” for Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul said Sunday on the 2011 Emmys red carpet.

Onetime “American Idol” besties Cowell and Abdul are reunited for the talent competition, newly imported from Britain, which allows singers as young as 12 as well as those in their 50s and 60s, plus groups.

LA Times

‘Glee’ Lea Michele, Chris Colfer interview: ‘Barbra Streisand should not be a guest star’

With the third season of Glee just about to start, we’ve got our final chat for you – and it’s a bit of a good one! Today it’s time for Lea Michele and Chris Colfer – also known as Rachel and Kurt – to chat about the show.

Read on to find out what they had to say about Rachel’s dads, where they see Rachel and Kurt in five years’ time, and why Lea doesn’t want Barbra Streisand to have a cameo on the show…

Read more at Digital Spy

Glee’s Chris Colfer: Season 3 Storyline ‘Makes Me Love Kurt and Blaine Even More’

For one thing, he offered up the scoop on an upcoming “story that never gets told, from a point of view that never gets told.” (Well, until now,

TV Line

Emmy Win In Store For Future ‘Glee’ Guest-Star Anne Hathaway?

Could Anne Hathaway be the next A-lister to nab Emmy glory for a guest-starring role on “Glee”? It’s looking at the very least like she might well pop up in the halls of William McKinley High this season, according to Ryan Murphy, one of the show’s creators.

“I’m meeting with Anne in the next couple weeks, ” he told MTV News on the red carpet. “We’re not going to do guest stars at all the first half of the season, but I would love to work with her and she supposedly has the whole thing mapped out.”

UGH. I hope she’s not going to play Kurt’s lesbian aunt as reported last spring.

Read more at MTV

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