|Type||Subsidiary of CKX, Inc.|
19 Entertainment, based in the United Kingdom and founded by Simon Fuller, is a leading creator and producer of entertainment properties based around the areas of Music, Television / Film, Sport and Fashion.
The company have spawned many singing/talent shows which includes American Idol in the United States, Pop Idol in the United Kingdom as well as versions of the Idol series in more than seventy countries around the world, including So You Think You can Dance, Superstars of Dance, and in 2010 new internet based reality show If I Can Dream. Moreover, they manage the talent that comes out of the show such as Kelly Clarkson and Will Young, and numerous other artists that aren't part of the shows that include Annie Lennox.
Asides from this, the company also represents many songwriters and music producers such as Steelworks and Cathy Dennis.
The Spice Girls have recording contracts and are managed by Simon Fuller. Simon Fuller had the girls invested in the company, which they eventually paid back when they were signed on to Virgin Records.
The Girls also have worked with songwriters and music producers within the company such as Absolute.
In fashion 19, has partnered with Victoria Beckham, an influential symbol in both the fashion and music worlds, to create her DVB and Victoria Beckham Collection fashion and perfume lines.
In sport, the Company has also entered into an exclusive global joint venture with David Beckham.
http://www.19entertainment.com/ - 19 Entertainment's Official Website