“I am thrilled to join ‘Yo Soy el Artista’ and be part of the panel in charge of selecting the next Latin superstar,” commented Olga. “It is a great honor to discover and help develop talented young artists who have the unique opportunity to be one of the next icons in the entertainment world.”
In 2002, Cowell became lead judge of the fledgling “American Idol.” By the final of the second series in 2003, a staggering 38 million Americans were tuning in to watch Cowell on the show. Cowell was the lead judge on the US “X Factor” for three years from 2011 before leaving to make his return to the UK show as a judge for its 11th season, which begins in August 2014.
“It’s really fantastic to have the chance to pull in personal fan content around such an important milestone for my family,” stated Eugene “Rod” Roddenberry, son of Star Trek mastermind Gene Roddenberry. “My father would be proud to be part of such a collaborative initiative celebrating the fandom of his legacy.”
By Valerie Milano
Beverly Hills, CA (The Hollywood Times) 8/1/14 –
“I’m fascinated by the public and private display of character…..”. Hugo Blick
The Sundance Channel premiered its new dramatic series The Honorable Woman Thursday night at 10:00. It’s not a passive watch. By a simple twist of fate, this political-espionage thriller about Israeli/Palestinian relations hits our airwaves at the height of the current conflict in Gaza.
THE WORD follows a single father, Tom Hawkins (Kevin O’Donnell) whose life is destroyed when his son is kidnapped and murdered. When informed by the FBI, led by agent Mike Sheehy (Naughton), that the homicide appears to be part of a string of crimes carried out by an enigmatic, religious sect, Tom decides to take matters into his own hands.