Knowledge Identifier: +Paula_Abdul
Born in 1962.
Countries: United States (70%), United Kingdom (12%), Australia (3%)
Linked to: People, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Times, Fox Broadcasting Company
Tina Landon - She began her dance career as a Laker Girl in the 1980s when Paula Abdul was the choreographer
Elijah Wood - Wood modeled and did local commercials before moving with his family to Los Angeles in 1988, where he got his first break in the video for Paula Abdul's "Forever Your Girl", directed by David Fincher, followed by a pivotal role in TV film "Child in the Night" and a minor role in "Back to the Future Part II" as a boy playing video games in the 80s Cafe
In 1991, Abdul embraced advertising and starred in a popular Diet Coke commercial in which she danced with a digital image of her idol, a young Gene Kelly.
Emilio Estevez - On April 29, 1992, Estevez married singer-choreographer Paula Abdul
Crystal Bernard - She co-wrote the song "If I Were Your Girl" with Rhett Lawrence, which appeared on the Paula Abdul album "Head over Heels" in 1995
Abdul served as the choreographer for several film and theater productions, including the 1998 musical Reefer Madness and the cheerleading scenes in the 1999 film American Beauty.
In 2002, Abdul appeared as one of three judges for the reality television music competition show American Idol.
Dancing with the Stars (U.S. TV series) - More than 30 former cast members and pros returned, with interviews with Stacy Keibler, Lisa Rinna, Jerry Springer, Vivica A. Fox, Joey Fatone, Kenny May 2005 ne, Sabrina Bryan, and former winners Kelly Monaco, Drew Lachey, and Apolo Anton Ohno. Other appearances, besides the season six cast, included Paula Abdul , Jane Seymour, Ian Ziering, Mark Cuban, Wayne Newton, Leeza Gibbons, Harry Hamlin, Shandi Finnessey and Helio Castroneves
In 2007, Paula Abdul Jewelry launched its nationwide consumer debut on QVC, with the tagline "fashion jewelry designed with heart and soul.
She made a brief guest appearance in season 3 episode 1 of the British television Comedy-Drama Hotel Babylon, which aired in the United Kingdom on February 19, 2008.
Guardi, who became a fellow judge on American Idol in 2009.
Ellen DeGeneres - On September 9, 2009, it was confirmed that DeGeneres would replace Paula Abdul as a judge of the ninth season of "American Idol"
Kimberly Wyatt - In October 2010, it was announced that Wyatt along with Paula Abdul and Travis Payne will be judges on Live to Dance, the US version of Got to Dance
Abdul kicked off 2011 by serving as lead judge, executive producer, creative partner, mentor and coach on CBS' new dancing competition, Live to Dance Abdul said that unlike American Idol, her new show is less about "competition" and more about "celebration.
On August 6, 2016, Paula Abdul performed a full headling set for the first time in 26 years at the Mixtape Festival in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Abdul performed a medley of her greatest hits at the 2019 "Billboard" Music awards, closing out the show