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There have been disagreements, which Cowell said has been fun."Julianne said to me after two weeks, on the first day she thought she'd made, seriously, the worst decision of her life. "As someone who's heard ‘no' millions of times, you don't want to be the person to tell someone no," Union said.
I was nervous at the beginning, because I really liked working with [Heidi Klum and Mel B], but the first day they were on set, I felt fine about it."Cowell said Union and Hough had clearly seen the show and knew how to handle themselves. ' because she didn't understand, kind of, the British sense of humor and then she quickly got it. What she says really makes me laugh because it makes no sense at all, but then she does argue back which means that we're comfortable," Cowell said. News' Will Marfuggi that it's hard to say no to contestants.
She joked to presenter Ann Curry that she and her former American Idol arch nemesis are ‘like an old married couple without the sex.’ Abdul was asked what made her sign-up to the new series and reunite with Cowell two years after she quit American Idol as a judge. Although the show will follow the same format as the U. series, there is an extra incentive of million prize money alongside a recording contract.
She replied: âMaybe because I’m a glutton for punishment? The minimum age for hopefuls has also been dropped to 14.
Or maybe it’s because we’ve established quite an amazing friendship.Â ‘We’re like an old married couple without the sex – by choice! It took ten years to understand each other.â She said she felt ‘blessed’ to be part of the show and went on to coo Simon’s praises: âI’ve always known I’m a strong woman but he’s really taught me some inner strength.
He always provoked me and challenged me and the more I stood up for myself and the more I stood up to him the more he embraced me.â Paula and Cowell join Nicole Scherzinger and L. Reid on the judging panel alongside host Steve Jones as they take the hit UK talent show to America.
returns for another summer of fun and there are big changes afoot. "You try to say no with some constructive criticism, something you can go home with, because there's nothing worse than just, ‘No!
Joining Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel at the judge's table are Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough. '"Without naming names, Union said she's been impressed with animal acts and Hough is into the mentalist types of performers.
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The pair once worked together as judges on American Idol but Cowell has since recruited Abdul to his new US series of the X Factor which premieres tonight in the States.
Abdul opened up about their relationship on the Today show in New York yesterday morning where she was promoting the new series.
Simon Cowell is proof that you can make a living — a good one, at that — by staying true to yourself.
The 59-year-old is the brains behind Syco Entertainment, which is the birthplace of some of your primetime favorites, including .