The former American Idol judges reunite in Los Angeles. Plus: Jessica Simpson, Julianne Hough, Katie Holmes and more

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Published: Tuesday May 10, 2011 | 05:00 PM EDT

BACK TO REALITY

Paula Abdul reunites with her American Idol costar Simon Cowell at auditions for his new show, The X Factor, in Los Angeles, where the pair are joining forces to once again judge new talent.