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Cowell wants 'My way...' to be played at his funeral
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Cowell wants 'My way...' to be played at his funeral

Feb 11 2013, 8:42am CST | by

London, Feb 11 (IANS) "The X Factor" boss Simon Cowell wants late singer Frank Sinatra's song "My way" to be played at his funeral.

London, Feb 11 — "The X Factor" boss Simon Cowell wants late singer Frank Sinatra's song "My way" to be played at his funeral. The 53-year-old announced his wish after a contestant sang the song on...

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Cowell wants 'My way...' to be played at his funeral

Feb 11 2013, 8:42am CST | by

London, Feb 11 (IANS) "The X Factor" boss Simon Cowell wants late singer Frank Sinatra's song "My way" to be played at his funeral.

London, Feb 11 — "The X Factor" boss Simon Cowell wants late singer Frank Sinatra's song "My way" to be played at his funeral.

The 53-year-old announced his wish after a contestant sang the song on "Britain's Got Talent", reports thesun.co.uk.

Talking to fellow judges Alesha Dixon, Amanda Holden and David Walliams, Simon said: "I have decided, I would like it to be played at my funeral. It would be appropriate."

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Simon Cowell’s Return To ‘X Factor UK’ Scores Best Launch Since 2011 With 9.5M Viewers

Aug 31 2014 3:47am CDT | Source: Deadline

In a much ballyhooed return, creator Simon Cowell is back on the judging panel of ITV's singing competition show The X Factor UK. The 11th cycle kicked off last night with 9.49M viewers and a 43 share from 8-9:25PM local. Over the last decade, the show's best debut rating was in 2011 with 11.3M viewers; the low end of the scale was the 2004 kickoff with 4.9M. Last night's bow is tied with 2007 for the No. 5 best perf. This is Cowell's first season back on the ...
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Simon Cowell gets ‘lovey-dovey’ with Lauren Silverman in Sardinia

Aug 20 2014 1:23am CDT | Source: pagesix

To all those gossiping about Simon Cowell’s sexuality and his relationship with baby mama Lauren Silverman, they’d just like you to know they’re totally, utterly, in love. ...
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Boop-Oop-a-Doop! Simon Cowell Bringing Betty Boop Back to the Big Screen

Aug 17 2014 11:15am CDT | Source: movie pilot

After a 26 year hiatus, Betty Boop will be returning to the silver screen after news broke that Animal Logic Entertainment (the geniuses behind The Lego Movie), Fleischer Studios (the creators of Betty Boop), and Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment plan to create a “music-driven hybrid animated comedy” starring the iconic flirtatious red-clad, curly-haired flapper. Cowell made the news official by tweeting a photo of him and Boop, s ...
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2 weeks ago

Betty Boop Movie in the Works with Simon Cowell (EXCLUSIVE) (Dave McNary/Variety)

Aug 14 2014 4:10pm CDT | Source: wesmirch

Dave McNary / Variety: Betty Boop Movie in the Works with Simon Cowell (EXCLUSIVE)  —  Betty Boop is returning to the big screen, with Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment and Animal Logic Entertainment developing and producing the first feature-length film for the fe ...
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Simon Cowell Producing Betty Boop Movie

Aug 14 2014 3:40pm CDT | Source: ign

Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment and Animal Logic Entertainment have announced that they are teaming up with Fleischer Studios to produce a Betty Boop movie. The Betty Boop movie marks the character's return to film, long after her last appearance in Who Framed Roger Rabbit, over 25 years ago. Boop's return will be in the form of a music-driven live-action/animated hybrid, produced by Cowell. Betty Bo ...
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Simon Cowell is Producing an Animated Feature Film for 'Betty Boop'

Aug 14 2014 12:03pm CDT | Source: First Showing

The classic cartoon Popeye is getting the big screen animated feature film treatment with Sony Pictures bringing the sailorman to theaters sometime in 2016, but it looks like he's not the only retro cartoon character getting a movie deal. Simon Cowell and his Syco Entertainment have announced a team-up with animation house Animal Logic Entertainment to bring Betty Boop, the first animated female star who debuted all the way back in 1930 ...
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2 weeks ago

Simon Cowell Producing A "Betty Boop" Movie

Aug 14 2014 11:26am CDT | Source: dark horizons

In one of the strangest pairings you are ever likely to hear, "American Idol" producer/judge Simon Cowell is spearheading a feature film reboot of classic 1930s cartoon character Betty Boop. Cowell's Syco Entertainment, "The Lego Movie" animators Animal Logic Entertainment and Boop rights owners Fleischer Studios are teaming to develop and produce the first feature-length film about the jazz age flap ...
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2 weeks ago

Simon Cowell Pairs With Lego Movie Team to Make Betty Boop Movie

Aug 14 2014 11:11am CDT | Source: hollywood

Music and TV mogul Simon Cowell has teamed up with the brains behind The Lego Movie to turn animated character Betty Boop into a big s ...
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2 weeks ago

Betty Boop Is Finally Getting Her Own Feature-Length Movie

Aug 14 2014 10:39am CDT | Source: movies.com

  What do Betty Boop and jerky production exec Simon Cowell have in common? Not much, thankfully — but the English TV and music hit-maker will be developing and producing the very first feature-length film about the Max Fleischer cartoon babe. Variety is calling the project a “music-driven hybrid animated comedy.” Said Cowell of the movie: “Betty is an icon, and one of the biggest stars in the world – I’m thrilled to be wor ...
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Betty Boop Movie In The Works

Aug 14 2014 9:55am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Thanks to... Simon Cowell?The desire to turn every recognizable property into a film franchise is nothing new. Now the Eye of Sauron-alike gaze of the entertainment industry has turned once again to Betty Boop, the 1930s cartoon icon.Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment has entered a partnership with Animal Logic Entertainment – the animation company behind Happy Feet’s dancing penguins and The Lego Movie’s bricktacular – to nab t ...
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