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Judges and Hosts

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Judges and hosts

The panel of power has been reassembled and our fabulous four are ready and waiting to make and break the dreams of those brave enough to take them on… and this year they’ve enlisted some help from a few familiar faces!

Judges

Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole

Chart our Cheryl's transformation from reality star to the nation's sweetheart...

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Dannii Minogue

Dannii Minogue

Darling of the entertainment industry for over 30 years, Dannii brings a wealth of experience to the panel...

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Louis Walsh

Louis Walsh

Don't let his light-hearted banter fool you. Louis' been the mastermind behind many a pop hit...

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Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell

Find out more about the media mogul and his mission to nurture new talent…

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Guest judges

Geri Halliwell

Geri Halliwell

Geri joined us on the Glaswegian leg of the whirlwind audition tour...

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Katy Perry

Katy Perry

The California girl joined us for the Dublin auditions...

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Natalie Imbruglia

Natalie Imbruglia

Natalie filled in for fellow Aussie Dannii in Birmingham...

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Nicole Scherzinger

Nicole Scherzinger

The Pussycat Doll joined us in Manchester for the final audition shows...

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Pixie Lott

Pixie Lott

The smiley pop starlet joined the audition tour in Cardiff...

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Hosts

Dermot O'Leary

Dermot O'Leary

Discover more about our host with the most...

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Konnie Huq

Konnie Huq

The latest member of The X Factor family...

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