NBC has reached a settlement with former "America's Got Talent" judge Gabrielle Union, following her explosive accusations of rampant workplace toxicity on the talent competition series. “We’ve reached an amicable resolution. NBC Entertainment appreciates the important concerns raised by Gabrielle Union and remains committed to ensuring an inclusive and supportive working environment where people of […]
"America's Got Talent" judge Simon Cowell is out of the hospital, barely a week after breaking his back while testing out a new electric bicycle.
"I have waited years for this. I love Simon, but I'm getting really used to this chair, buddy,” Kelly Clarkson joked Tuesday.
Mandel suffers from fear and depression as a result of his OCD, which he feels guilty about, especially when sitting next to Heidi Klum on "AGT."
Kelly Clarkson will be filling in for her former “American Idol” judge Simon Cowell on “America’s Got Talent” this week while Cowell recovers from back surgery, NBC said Monday.Clarkson will join Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum and Sofia Vergara at the judges’ table on this week’s live episodes on Tuesday and Wednesday.“My friend, Simon Cowell, is doing better now but was in an accident and won’t be able to make Tuesday and Wednesday’s live shows for AGT, but no worries America, someone far wiser, cooler, and hotter is taking his seat! The unbelievably amazing Kelly Clarkson 😜 You’re welcome in advance!,” Clarkson said in a statement.Also Read: Simon Cowell Offers Up 'Some Good Advice' About Electric Bikes After Breaking His BackCowell underwent five-hour surgery on Saturday night after suffering a serious injury while testing his new electric bike outside his Malibu, California, home. His representatives said in a Sunday statement that the operation involved “a number of fusions and metal rod put into his back,” and Cowell remained in the hospital recovering.The British star took to Twitter Monday to make light of the injury, writing, “Some good advice… If you buy an electric trail bike, read the manual before you ride it for the first time.”Production on this 15th season of “America’s Got Talent” resumed back in June after shutting down due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic back in March. This week’s episodes — which feature new safety precautions, including an outdoor location and greater distance between the judges — are the first live episodes of the season.Read original story Kelly Clarkson to Fill in for Simon Cowell on ‘America’s Got Talent’ After His Back Surgery At TheWrap
"AGT" judge Simon Cowell is hospitalized with a broken back after testing a new electric bicycle. He had surgery and will miss this week's live shows.
"America's Got Talent" creator and music industry mogul Simon Cowell has thanked the medical staff at the Los Angeles facility he is being treated at after breaking his back falling off a new bicycle on Saturday. "Some good advice… If you buy an electric trail bike, read the manual before you ride it for the […]
Union gives her most candid interview yet about "America's Got Talent," Simon Cowell, Juliane Hough and more.
"I don't believe the future is going to be these remote shows. It's necessary at this time, but it's not the future," Simon Cowell tells PEOPLE
Heidi Klum defends Simon Cowell and said she saw "nothing" racist on set at "America's Got Talent."
At a panel in New York, Gabrielle Union shared career advice for black women in the industry: "Don’t allow them to call you angry."
Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment and ITV have signed a new five-year deal amid the ongoing controversy over "America's Got Talent" in the U.S. The agreement gives Britain's biggest commercial broadcaster Syco's shows for the next half-decade, including “Britain’s Got Talent,” which will be on ITV until 2024. The deal also covers “The X Factor,” which […]
"America's Got Talent" executive producer Simon Cowell has set his legal representation for an investigation into the NBC competition series, which was announced by the network this week after a lengthy meeting with ousted judge Gabrielle Union. Cowell has hired Larry Stein, a longtime litigator in Hollywood and media spaces, multiple individuals familiar with the […]
Julianne Hough also said she's "proud of NBC" for "showing up and starting a narrative."
Sharon Osbourne claims Howie Mandel flew private while she flew coach on "America's Got Talent."
Former "America's Got Talent" judges Howard Stern and Sharon Osbourne speak out about Gabrielle Union's firing.
Time's Up, a woman's advocacy group formed as the MeToo movement roiled Hollywood, issued an unflinching condemnation of NBCUniversal following Variety's exclusive reports surrounding the departure of "America's Got Talent' judge Gabrielle Union. Newly appointed Time's Up CEO Tina Tchen decried what she observed as a "pattern" within NBC as an institution -- one that […]
Never one to hold back, Howard Stern has weighed in on the ongoing "America's Got Talent" controversy, calling out creator and judge Simon Cowell for his treatment of female judges on the series. A former judge on "America's Got Talent," Stern slammed Cowell and said he "orchestrated" the situation that saw NBC releasing judges Gabrielle […]
Jay Leno says he "really enjoyed working with" Gabrielle Union, but stays quiet about his alleged joke.
Gabrielle Union was reportedly labeled "difficult" and clashed with Simon Cowell on "America's Got Talent" before she was fired.