Irish X Factor hopeful serenades Cheryl
Irish singing hopeful Ben Quinlan has used his first X Factor audition as a chance to serenade the woman of his dreams, judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini.
Simon dubs sister act 'most annoying'
Published: Friday, 29 August 2014
Judge Simon Cowell has dubbed two sisters that feature in the new series of the X Factor, which returns on Saturday, as the "most annoying girl group in the world".
X Factor hopefuls 'not ready' for Mel B
Published: Thursday, 28 August 2014
The X Factor's Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has joked that this year's hopefuls may not be ready for the direct honesty of her fellow judge Mel B.
Crawford's Xtra Factor 'dream job'
Published: Thursday, 28 August 2014
Sarah-Jane Crawford is set to take the helm of The X Factor's spin-off show The Xtra Factor this weekend, and while many would be nervous with the daunting task, the radio DJ is relishing her "dream job".
Dermot ready for X Factor madness
Published: Wednesday, 27 August 2014
The X Factor host Dermot O'Leary has one of the toughest jobs in television and he says he wouldn't have it any other way.

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'I absolutely adore Cheryl' - Mel B
Published: Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Former Spice Girls star Mel B is the latest addition to The X Factor panel and she is determined to offer complete honesty to all the hopefuls.
'It's the perfect X Factor panel' - Louis
Published: Wednesday, 27 August 2014
The X Factor has seen many changes over the years, with different faces, changing formats and rising standards of talent, but there has been one constant feature viewers could always count on - Louis Walsh.
Simon Cowell is 'back in control'
Published: Tuesday, 26 August 2014
After taking a break from The X Factor to launch the show in the US, Simon Cowell returns to the UK panel this weekend on UTV.
Cheryl returns to get her own back
Published: Tuesday, 26 August 2014
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini parted ways with Simon Cowell a few years ago in less than amicable circumstances, but it would seem all is forgiven, for now...
X Factor app allows free voting
Published: Tuesday, 26 August 2014
X Factor viewers will be able to vote for free for the first time in the latest series, which returns to UTV on Saturday.
Cowell says Cheryl fall-out 'a nightmare'
Published: Tuesday, 26 August 2014
The X Factor boss Simon Cowell has described his fall-out with Cheryl Fernandez-Versini as a "nightmare" and admitted that "there was something not quite right" about US X Factor.
Cowell makes X Factor ice nominations
Published: Thursday, 21 August 2014
X Factor supremo Simon Cowell has chuckled his way through his ice bucket challenge while on board a yacht, before nominating his fellow judges Louis, Cheryl and Mel B.
Pattinson proud of sister's X Factor hopes
Published: Friday, 08 August 2014
Robert Pattinson has said he is "ridiculously proud" of his sister's X Factor auditions.
The X Factor heading to US TV
Published: Wednesday, 06 August 2014
The new series of The X Factor is set to air in the US.
Countdown begins for X Factor return
Published: Monday, 04 August 2014
The first promo for this year's X Factor competition has been released, as the series is set to return to UTV later this month.
Cheryl wanted to keep marriage quiet
Published: Thursday, 24 July 2014
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has told how she would have preferred not to reveal her recent marriage to the public but the news was leaked.
Cheryl marks nuptials with party
Published: Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Cheryl Cole and her new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini hosted a black and white-themed bash in London on Monday night to celebrate their surprise nuptials earlier this month.
Cheryl 'to take new husband's name'
Published: Tuesday, 15 July 2014
Newlywed Cheryl Cole has suggested she may be taking new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini's name.
'Simon was right to sack me' - Cheryl
Published: Thursday, 03 July 2014
Returning X Factor judge Cheryl Cole has said that Simon Cowell was right to sack her from the US version of the show.
Cole admits 'frosty' relations with Walsh
Published: Friday, 20 June 2014
Returning X Factor judge Cheryl Cole has admitted relations are a "little bit frosty" with fellow panellist Louis Walsh.
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