Simon Cowell is an English television personality and entrepreneur. He became famous as a judge on various talent shows like Pop Idol, American Idol and The X factor. He is famous, or rather notorious, for his biting and sarcastic remarks and insults about contestants in the reality shows. A wealthy entrepreneur, he is the founder of the television and music production house, Syco, which produced the highly successful ˜Got Talent' franchise in the U.S. and the U.K. As a youngster, he was thrown out of several schools due to his bad behaviour. He attended college, but dropped out before completing his degree. Concerned, his father arranged various job interviews for him which he deliberately sabotaged. He even got a chance to work as a runner on Stanley Kubrick's movie ˜The Shining', but faced problems with his colleagues due to his ill-tempered behavior. His father managed him a job with EMI Music Publishing and here he rose to the position of an Artists and Repertoire (A&R) man. He was chosen to judge the British music television show, ˜Pop Idol' along with Neil Fox and Nicki Chapman. He was noticed by the public for being the most rude and insensitive judge who did not think twice before passing bitter and insulting comments about the participants”a reputation that only got stronger as he moved on to judge other talent shows.
Elizabeth, often known as Lizzie LDShadowLady, is the cool gamer who streams her memorable moments in Minecraft on YouTube. She started off as a rookie who just wanted to keep track of her gameplays by uploading them online and it all started with Call of duty. Now she has the love of over 2.6 million subscribers on YouTube. If someone were to check out her initial videos on YouTube, they will see that those videos had nothing much than the original game audios - no voice-overs, no commentaries or annotations. After completing her quest to get started with the right game, she chose to make a Let's play video of Minecraft and that got a 4000 views the same week. She said that she liked the world of Minecraft because it was cute and that she was able to make ˜kawaii' creatures using the mo mod.
Kira Kosarin is a well-known actress, famous for the Nickelodeon show ˜The Thundermans.' She plays the role of Phoebe Thunderman in the show. She costars with Jack Griffo on the show. She has acted in a number of TV movies as well. She is also a model, dancer, and singer. She is quite active on social media, and posts regularly on her YouTube channel, Vine and other platforms. Besides being an actress, she is also a well-known social media personality.
Jazmine Hood is a YouTube star, social media influencer, comedian, and aspiring musician. She is popular on social media by her username Lil Perfect. A native of Arkansas, Lil Perfect was a prankster even as a child and often made people around her laugh with her antics. In May 2013, she created her Vine account, where she primarily uploaded comedic content. She quickly became one of the top stars on the platform and earned a membership of the million followers club. After Vine shut down for good, she became one of the few of its popular members to make a successful transition to YouTube where she currently has 2.3 million subscribers. She also has over 62 thousand, 75.3 thousand, and 1.2 million followers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram respectively. In late 2017, her debut single ˜For Everybody' was released. Lil Perfect has since put out two more tracks.
Holland Roden is an American actress, best known for her performance in the MTV's hit teen drama series 'Teen Wolf'. The show saw her play the lead role of Lydia Martin, a popular girl with supernatural powers. Lasting for six seasons, it gave Rodent the perfect push in her career. Roden has also guest starred in a number of other successful TV shows including, ˜Cold Case', ˜Community', ˜Criminal Minds', ˜CSI: Crime Scene Investigation', ˜Lost', ˜Weeds' and so on. Roden had the traits of becoming an established actor since early on. Acting was her first love and she also enrolled herself for theatre and acting classes. But coming from a medical family, education held a lot of importance in her life. She did continue her studies but her passion for acting only became stronger in the years and she finally chose acting as her profession Today, Roden is one of the most successful and established stars of the showbiz.
A member of the Mis-Teeq group, he is an English hip-hop musician and singer. In 2006, she embarked on a solo career, releasing hits such as "Lipstick" and "Knockdown."
YouTuber most notable for his comedy and lifestyle content. His knowledge and expertise has brought more than 550,000 subscribers to his eponymous channel so far. He initially gained fame for his videos sharing his background as a runner.
Vladimir Putin is the current President of Russia. He is into his fourth term as the President. He is considered as an autocrat with little respect for human rights and has been accused of ordering assassinations of his critics and opponents. Besides being a President, he has also served as the Prime Minister and was a foreign intelligence officer before entering the politics. He was born in a middle class family and had a dream of becoming an intelligence officer since childhood. He realized this dream and entered the ˜KGB' the Russian intelligence agency. He was posted in various places as an undercover agent. For a larger part of his life, he served at the agency. Eventually, he got involved in political affairs of the country and resigned from ˜KGB'. He then, diligently worked for the welfare of the country and its people, which soon earned him recognition. Finally, when the then President of Russia Boris Yeltsin decided to step down from his post, he found no better successor than Putin and appointed him as the president of the country. A few months later, the elections took place and there too he emerged as the winner. The deft handling of issues with admirable efficiency led to his re-election for a second term to the office of President of Russia. Since as per Russian constitution, he was ineligible to run for presidency for the third consecutive term, Dmitry Medvedev ran for the office of the President and Putin became the Prime Minister. In 2012, when Medvedev's term ended, Putin once again became the President for the third time. In 2018, he was re-elected for his fourth-term as a President.
Marlin Ramsey Chan is a famous American YouTuber. Extremely talented and creative, Marlin's brush with fame came in early and ever since then, there has been no looking back for this gifted YouTuber and vlogger. Interestingly, Marlin became popular right after his birth, his parents who had been separated for more than 18 years due to war and who assumed each other as dead, had reunited miraculously a year before his birth. As incredible as was his parents love story, it was only obvious for Marlin to have an incredible life. Since an early age, Marlin idolized YouTuber <a title='Ryan Higa' href='/famous/ryan-higa.htm'>Ryan Higa</a>. In an effort to emulate his icon and follow his passion, he started vlogging and posting videos on his YouTube channel. Much of the content on his channel revolved around comedy, cookery and challenges. Though Marlin has gained a huge fan following and a burst of subscribers on his channel post his ˜Internet Icon' days, he hasn't let the fandom and fame get into his head. He is humble, grounded and down to earth. He loves his parents dearly. However, professionally, Marlin is extremely ambitious and desires to reach the zenith of success in his endeavours.
Singer, guitarist and pianist who experienced a meteoric rise thanks to his March 2017 single "Bruises," which made him the fastest unsigned artist to reach 25 million plays on Spotify. His debut EP, Bloom, was released to much acclaim in October of that year. He has toured with the likes of <a title='Sam Smith' href='/famous/sam-smith.htm'>Sam Smith</a> and <a title='Niall Horan' href='/famous/niall-horan.htm'>Niall Horan</a>.
Toni Michele Braxton is a six times Grammy winning American R&B singer, songwriter, pianist, musician, actress, television celebrity, record producer and humanitarian. She has released a total of six studio albums until now and has sold over 66 million records worldwide, which has made her an R&B idol. She is sometimes called with the name of ˜Queen of R&B' as she is one of the best selling female artists of the 1990s. She released her self-titled album in 1993 and topped the musical charts and continued to gain enormous success with her second album ˜Secrets' as well. But her musical career has faced many ups and downs as after her second album, Braxton got into a legal battle with her recording company. She returned back in the early ˜2000s with her new album, a reality television show and a show in Las Vegas. But a few years later, she announced her departure from the music industry as she said that her heart is not in it anymore and she would still continue to perform but will not cut albums anymore but in 2014 she came back to the music scene with long-time collaborator Babyface and released a duet album entitled Love, Marriage & Divorce.
Isabella Bunny Bennett is an American transwoman pantomime actor, illustrator, and musician. She, along with her twin brother, David Michael Bennett, and her college friend Bryan Barbarin, created the musical pantomime troupe 'Steam Powered Giraffe' (SPG), in which she plays the character 'Rabbit.' With Bunny's gender transition, the character, too, underwent the same transition. She created another character, 'Matter Mistress Bunny,' which is yet to appear in any of ˜SPG's acts. She plays several musical instruments and also sings as part of her troupe's chorus. Bunny is also a talented painter and owns two online galleries. Apart from pantomiming, she creates comedy sketches for her social-media accounts, which are often used in ˜SPG's acts.