Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox Inc. plans to form a TV-production venture with Apollo Global Management LLC, combining the companies that make “American Idol” and “The Biggest Loser.”
Casey Kasem, the radio personality who spent about four decades counting down the most popular songs in the U.S. each week, has died. He was 82.
Clay Aiken, a runner-up on “American Idol,” already was close to winning his bid for a U.S. congressional nomination. Then his opponent died.
“American Idol,” the singing competition show, drew the smallest audience to a season premiere since the program’s initial 2002 start.