The X Factor

Simon Rings The Changes

Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The X Factor' could be set to undergo some major changes in the show's format after it slipped even further behind 'Strictly Come Dancing' in the rat...

'The Great British Bake Off' Named Best Soap Opera At Soap Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Comedy

'The Great British Bake Off' was the surprise winner of Best Soap at a British soap awards ceremony last night. The show was praised for its dramat...

The X Factor 2013 Live Show Two

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

Last weekend we went back in time to the eighties. This week it's all about the love and heartache.

'It's Unfair.. It Was Set Up'

Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

After becoming the first 'X Factor' contestant to be voted off this year's series, Lorna Simpson has wasted no time in blasting the show - even claimi...

The X Factor 2013 Live Show One

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

The first live show brings so much pressure, so much in fact, even I'm sweating and I'm not even singing. The theme tonight is the 80's so get out your leg warmers and fingerless gloves...

Lorna's Dream Is Over

Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Lorna Simpson's 'X Factor' dream is over after she became the first contestant to leave the singing competition following this weekend's first live sh...

'Strictly' Thrashes 'X Factor' In The Weekend Ratings War

Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' is thrashing 'The X Factor' in the Saturday night ratings war with the BBC dance show attracting 2 million more viewers than t...

'Cry Baby'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' judge Nicole Scherzinger has defended her contestant Hannah Barrett after she came in for some stick for spending most of the shows so far ...

Is Gary Barlow Quitting the 'X Factor'?

Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Gary Barlow may have the coveted role of head judge on the ‘X Factor’ but it appears the prestige and paycheck aren’t enough to keep him on the ...

WATCH: Nicole's Seriously AWKWARD Red Carpet Interview

Huffington Post UK | Baggers | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Let's face it, Nicole Scherzinger is never short of things to say on 'The X Factor' (even if most of what falls out of her mouth doesn't feature in th...

In Your Face Cowell!

Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

She might have missed out on a place in the 'X Factor' live shows on three separate occasions - but all is not lost for Scottish singer Jade Richards ...

Simon's Cheeky Invite To Sinead O'Connor

Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sinead O’Connor has made no secret of her dislike for the ‘X Factor’ and Simon Cowell and now the music mogul has, rather cheekily, invited the ...

‘X Factor' Hopeful Receives Shocking Reactions To This Pic

Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ hopeful Sam Bailey has revealed she's been on the receiving end of some saucy comments following her uber glam makeover ahead of this w...

Do You Recognise This 'X Factor' Star?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' finalist Sam Bailey's dramatic makeover has been revealed, showing the 35-year-old mum-of-two with an uber new glamourous new look. The ...

The X Factor 2013 Judges Houses Show Two

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

Saturday saw the Boys and Overs chosen for the live shows and what an emotional ride that was. So, here we are on Sunday night, Girls and Groups it's over to you...

I Don't Mean to Be Rude, But ...

Neil Cossar | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cossar

Simon Cowell was born on this day 7 Oct 1959, television producer, entrepreneur, and media personality. Where would the music business be without Mr Cowell? Would the world be a better place if we'd never had the pleasure of hearing (or seeing) Susan Boyle? Would the fashion industry be in better shape without the sales of white crew neck t-shirts and black slacks?

Lorna's Got The X-Rated Factor

Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' hopeful Lorna Simpson once stripped off to film a sex scene in a low budget movie, it has been revealed. The singer - who Sharon Osbourn...

The X Factor 2013 Bootcamp Show Two

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

Five piece Kingsland look the part to be the next cool group. Great guys with huge likeability, tighten the vocals and you are top five material, if not higher.

'It's Like Dangling A Carrot'

Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rejected 'X Factor' hopeful Lydia Lucy has blasted the show's new bootcamp format after she won a place at Judges' Houses only to then be replaced by ...

'When Did It Become Alright To F*** With People's Minds?'

Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' fans have blasted the changes made to the Bootcamp stage of the show, describing the new format as a 'bloodsport' and comparing it to the m...

'Sharon Is Offish'

Posted 23.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

'X Factor' hopeful Joseph Whelan might be through to the bootcamp stage of the show but he better hope Sharon Osbourne is in a good mood when he next ...

The X Factor 2013 Show Six

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 16.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

So on to the Arena and welcome back to Souli Roots. Just get on with it woman. Less shouting and less of the drum please. Well, better than Wagner but...

The X Factor 2013 Show Five

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

Well we are progressing smoothly with the auditions. So far we have had the good, the bad and the maybe a little bit on the ugly side (no names, don't want to hurt anyone's feelings). What delights do we have this week? Here we go.

What's Got Mrs.O All Emosh?

Posted 15.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's usually tears of laughter we see streaming out of Sharon Osbourne's eyes on 'The X Factor' but it was tears of a different kind we saw on Saturda...

The X Factor 2013 Show Three

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

Well done to the producers for giving us a fantastic opening weekend of the X Factor. It was entertaining, the judges were fun and most of all the talent was smoking. Oh, and not bad ratings either. So after last week's immense talent, whose up first...