EXCLUSIVE: Simon Says, No Dance Show For Me!

Sep. 23 2009, Published 6:32 a.m. ET

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Simon Cowell is going to leave the dancing to Ellen.

Reports that Simon is in secret talks to start his own dance show with his friend Ian Burton are wrong, his rep tells exclusively.

"There's absolutely no truth to this," his rep said. "Simon hasn't spoken to Ian Burton in 20 years and they aren't in talks to go into business."

Click here to read about Simon's deal to stay on American Idol for three more years

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An Internet report said Simon wanted to start his own version of So You Think You Can Dance.

Click here to watch video of Simon correctly predict last season's Idol winner hours before the show

But it looks like the only one who will be dancing is new American Idol judge Ellen DeGeneres, who is known for shaking it at the beginning of her talk show.


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