Flemington, NJ, December 28, 2009 – A new media study among 1007 Americans revealed that the number one celebrity that respondents thought should replace Simon Cowell if he leaves the show “American Idol” was “America’s Got Talent” judge Piers Morgan.
The study was conducted by HCD Research using its MediaCurves.com® website on December 24-28, to obtain Americans’ perceptions of which celebrities, producers, musicians, or other public figures would be a good replacement if “American Idol” judge Simon Cowell were to leave the show. To view detailed results go to: www.mediacurves.com.
The runner up celebrities ranked as the second and third best replacement for Simon were Sean “Diddy” Combs and Quincy Jones, respectively. Other high ranking celebrities nominated to replace Cowell were David Foster, Donny Osmond, Jay Leno, and Jon Bon Jovi.
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