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American Idol Simon Fuller Bids To Buy Elvis Presley, Ali and David Beckham

by | 1st, June 2007

victoria-beckham.jpg SIMON Fuller, the rather wealthy little man who oversaw the rise of the Spice Girls as well as creating the Pop Idol phenomenon, is launching a $1.3billion joint-bid to acquire entertainment giant CKX.

Joining Fuller with the bid is Robert Sillerman, America’s 375th richest man and the former owner of SFX Entertainment. Sillerman is currently the largest shareholder in CKX and is set to make a presentation to the directors of the company with the aim of acquiring the group’s 97 million outstanding shares.

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