Paula Abdul And Simon Cowell Are Funnier Than Ever On 'X Factor', Says Insider! Exclusive

Tue, May 10, 2011 2:30pm EST by 7 Comments (2) (2)

A source tells that the highly anticipated new show ‘X Factor’ is a drama-free set. Paula and Simon’s friendship is stronger than ever!

Everyone loved the friendly bickering between Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell on the first few seasons of American Idol, and the infamous judging duo has reunited on Simon’s new show X-Factor. We spoke to an insider who was at the show’s taping earlier this week, and have the exclusive details on their working relationship!

“There were two tapings of ‘X Factor’ on Monday and Simon and Paula were getting along great,” reveals our insider. “Both behind the scenes and on set, they are acting like they haven’t missed a step. There is zero drama whatsoever between the two and you can tell they are really happy to be reunited.”

So is their old chemistry still there? “It was as if they never stopped working with each other, they were funnier than ever!” the source tells

We were big fans of Paula and Simon’s good cop/bad cop routine and are glad that the two have been reunited! We loved their hilarious interactions on American Idol and can’t wait to see them sort through new talent on The X-Factor.

Tell us what you think! Are you excited to see Paula and Simon back together again?

Nicole Fukuoka with reporting by Russ Weakland

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