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Cowell plans festive celeb contest
Simon Cowell has revealed he has a plan to take on Strictly Come Dancing during the festive season - by poaching Sir Bruce Forsyth for an ITV talent show. The X Factor mogul could put together the Britain's Got Talent-style celebrity effort for ITV's fundraising appeal Text Santa, and has Brucie in his sights now that the entertainer has retired from BBC's Strictly.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Simon Cowell Donates $42,500 To Dogs' Home After Blaze
Simon Cowell is donating $42,500 to an animal shelter in Manchester, England after 60 dogs died in an arson attack. The X Factor boss is a huge animal lover and owns two Yorkshire terriers himself so he wanted to help rebuild the centre following the devastating blaze last week which gutted the building and left the surviving residents homeless.
Louis' big mistake
One note from the soulful singer in his room audition immediately flashed 'winner' to the viewers and pound signs to Simon Cowell. His arena audition blew the roof off Wembley and the unbelievable fact is that Louis sent him home last year! Louis maintains Paul was not ready to be put through to the live shows and his chosen three in 2013 were more up to the challenge.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
The crowd is on their feet in the X Factor
After last night's first round of live arena auditions , the X Factor contestants returned for another night of facing the judges and a 5,000 strong crowd at Wembley Arena . The show kicked off with Italian student, Andrea Faustini , opting to sing Otis Redding's Try a Little Tenderness .
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The singing competition continues. Performers from the first round of auditions face the judges once again, this time with the added pressure of impressing a packed Wembley Arena! Keith Lemon snoops around the homes of more mystery celebrities.
Simon rewards locals who saved dogs' home
Simon Cowell has pledged to give money to the Manchester Dogs' Home that was set on fire earlier this week, causing the death of about 60 animals. "Just read about @manchdogs.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
'The X Factor' U.K. 2014 Episode 5:Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh row on Paul Akister
Check out this video of "The X Factor" U.K. judges Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh arguing over contestant Paul Akister, in the episode that ITV televised on Sept. 13, 2014.
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Jack Walton - from karaoke in Castleford to arena auditions on X Factor
A Thames / Syco co-Production THIS IMAGE IS UNDER STRICT EMBARGO UNTIL 00.01 ON SATURDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER 2014 X FACTOR on Saturday 6th September 2014 Picture Shows: JACK WALTON The Uk's biggest search for a musical superstar gets underway as The X Factor returns to ITV this Autumn. The nations's most talked about entertainment show sees former 'frenemies' Simon Cowell and Cheryl reunited on the judging panel.
Turning 21: Niall Horan's top moments so far
From the first time we saw him at his X-Factor audition to him raising hundreds of thousands of euro for charity, here's our top eight moments. There goes the most embarrassing moment of my life! I asked king @wossy could I go to the toilet! You just don't do that ! I'm sorry Niall first rose to the public's attention in 2010 when he auditioned as a solo singer on ITV's The X-Factor.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
X Factor arena auditions: The ones to watch
The X Factor auditions have reached the Arena stage, which means for the first time on the show they'll be singing in front of a live crowd. Each of these contestants have already been through the in-room auditions, singing their hearts out for this year's judges Simon Cowell, Mel B, Louis Walsh and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini.
Sarah Jane Crawford and Eric Cowell spend the day together with "his daddy's credit card"
Xtra Factor presenter Sarah Jane Crawford has been spending time with Simon Cowell 's son Eric . While the music mogul was busy filming The X Factor , Sarah Jane posted a photo of herself minding little Eric as they prepared for a shopping trip, presumably with the youngster's mother Lauren Silverman .
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Pattinson 'amazed' by sister
The Twilight actor's elder sibling is currently appearing on Simon Cowell's British TV singing competition The X Factor. 'I'm so excited about it! She's gone quite far already," he gushed to E! News.
X Factor boss Simon Cowell previously conceded that Strictly had won "round one" of the ratings war
The X Factor is to be screened three times in one week later this month with an extra edition lined up to clash with the launch night of Strictly Come Dancing as rivalry between the shows hots up. ITV bosses said they had had to add an extra Friday night show as a result of other shows on the network which have squeezed the time available.
X Factor to go head-to-head with Strictly on a Friday
Simon Cowell's singing competition will air an extra day - Friday, September 26 - going head-to-head with the first live Strictly Come Dancing show. It is the first time that The X Factor has aired on a Friday and channel bosses claim it has nothing to do with the bubbling ratings war that is picking up speed after the BBC show did a merry dance around the singing competition last weekend.
Brooks twins hope to have the X Factor
PENARTH singing sensations 'The Brooks' are hoping to one day sell out the likes of Madison Square Garden after making it through the first stage of The X Factor. In the space of a week the 15-year-old twins Kyle and Josh Brooks have gone from writing their own songs and studying for their GCSE's, to receiving praise off media mogul Simon Cowell and appearing in national newspapers.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Robert Pattinson's Sister Lizzy Pattinson Auditions for X Factor U.K.-Watch Now
The Twilight alum's big sister Lizzy Pattinson showed off her vocal abilities during her auction for X Factor U.K. , singing a soulful rendition of Bonnie Raitt 's "Feels Like Home." Lizzy, a personal assistant, reportedly passed a closed-door auction for The X Factor U.K. in late July, but her on-camera audition only aired this week.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Leona Lewis pens open letter to fans after 'rollercoaster year'...
The 29-year-old singer opened up about the 'downs' she experienced prior to her split from Simon Cowell's record company, Syco. She wrote on Friday: 'It has been quite the rollercoaster year.
Cilla talks damehoods and X Factor
Cilla Black has hinted that she would like to be made a Dame - and revealed that she turned down an offer to become a talent show judge. The veteran TV star, 71, is back in the limelight as the subject of a new drama series starring actress Sheridan Smith as the former Blind Date host.
Despite Cowell's Return, 'Strictly' Topples X-Factor in Sunday Ratings
Despite the return of Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole, 'The X-Factor' was unable to beat 'Strictly Come Dancing' in the ratings. It is a battle that could have perhaps been avoided had either the BBC or ITV backed down and rescheduled, but Strictly Come Dancing and The X-Factor went head-to-head for the first time this year on Sunday, with the dancing reality show winning out.
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Cheryl Cole disses Rival Show as Celebs Dancing Around
Cheryl Cole is above 30 and not about to keep her opinions to herself. Cheryl Cole has spoken in the negative about the show titled Strictly Come Dancing.