Simon Cowell Orders X Factor Crisis Talks

25/01/2013 16:04 GMT | Updated 25/01/2013 16:04 GMT

SIMON COWELL has called a crisis meeting with X Factor producers on both sides of the Atlantic after admitting last year’s UK series flopped.

The news emerged as X Factor was beaten by Strictly Come Dancing for the talent show prize at Wednesday’s NTAs at London’s 02 Arena, leaving Simon red-faced.