Paula Abdul made the decision not to return to American Idol, says Fox entertainment chairman Peter Rice.
"We very much wanted her to return," Rice said during a Fox executive session at the fall TV previews Thursday. "We made an offer that we feel is very fair to Paula, it was a substantial raise, and Paula has decided not to return."
But is she already interviewing for a new job?
Victoria Beckham, Katy Perry
American Idol may be losing Paula Abdul, but it's gaining Katy Perry and Victoria Beckham as guest judges, Fox announced Thursday.
No dates have been set for the pop stars' appearances, but more big names are to come, Fox entertainment chairman Peter Rice said at Thursday's Television Critics Association fall TV tour.
Leighton Meester wants to end the gossip about a sex tape.
"[The tape] is not real, so it makes me sort of sad. It's unfortunate that it got carried as far as it did," the Gossip Girl star told Harper's Bazaar. "People think it's real because ...
The ultimate teen queen Britney Spears is set to perform at this weekend's Teen Choice Awards and will receive the show's highest honor.
Spears, who is on a break from the European leg of her worldwide Circus tour, will receive the Ultimate Choice Award in recognition of her contributions to entertainment. Already the awards' winningest female artist, the pop princess is also up for three awards this year: Choice Music: Single for her tune "Circus"; Choice Music: Female Artist; and Choice Music: Tour for her Circus tour.
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It will be the 27-year-old's first ...
Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler fell off the stage during a performance at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota and was airlifted to a hospital with minor injuries early Thursday.
The 61-year-old rock singer fell while dancing after the sound system failed during "Love in an Elevator," according to The Associated Press. When Tyler stopped dancing, he accidentally stepped off the stage's catwalk and fell onto some fans.
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"He does a lot of dancing on the stage and he does a lot of stuff with his mike stand," said Mike Sanborn, spokesman for the Buffalo Chip Campground, which hosted the event. "He put his stand down and twirled around and stepped backwards off the stage."
Tyler, who was in town to promote his Dirico Motorcycles, got back up and was taken backstage to be examined by the venue's medical staff. He suffered ...
Skeet Ulrich will guest for three episodes of CSI: NY as a complex and deeply disturbed killer, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
Jay Leno says his new 10 o'clock show will feature fast cars, jokes, and Brian Williams — telling more jokes.
"If we go down in flames, we'll be laughing on the way," Leno said at Wednesday's Television Critics Association fall-TV tour. He said he isn't worried about people who say they won't watch his show.
"Research says people are against pornography," he said. "That's why it's a $60 billion-dollar business."
Conan O'Brien isn't the king of late night after all.
NBC issued a news release calling O'Brien "the new king of late night" after O'Brien's Tonight Show, in its first week, beat The Late Show with David Letterman in ratings.
Since then, Letterman has bounced back...