Max Clifford, a celebrity publicist accused of “leading a double life” who has represented O.J. Simpson, David Beckham and Simon Cowell, was sentenced to eight years in prison for indecent assault on girls as young as 15.
Simon Cowell , the pop impresario known for TV shows such as “ American Idol ,” has amassed a fortune of 200 million pounds ($331 million), enough to propel him into the Top 10 of U.K. musical millionaires, the Sunday Times said.
Simon Cowell , the TV-show producer and music executive, has seen his wealth surge 38 percent to 165 million pounds ($254 million) in the last year. He jumped four slots to No. 11 in the ranking of U.K. music millionaires, according to the Sunday Times 2010 Rich List .
A month into the season that doubters predicted could end the reign of TV juggernaut “ American Idol ,” new judges Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez have done more than win over skeptics. They’ve made “American Idol” fun again.