16:45 | Monday 22nd April 2013 1071
British police today raided the home of Ella Henderson's parents over claims that they have been laundering money, and both her father and mother have been arrested as part of a...
16:11 | Tuesday 5th March 2013 523
Looks like things are on the up and up for Caroline Flack, as she is rumoured to be in talks to host the US version of 'The X Factor'. What's Olly going to do...
08:36 | Thursday 28th February 2013 26952 comments
One bad year and you're cut eh? Simon Cowell runs a harsh, tight ship.
Tulisa is 'gutted' after being officially axed from 'The X Factor',...
15:00 | Wednesday 6th February 2013 1023
The cry for attention from this has to be more painful than getting an actual tattoo. Christopher Maloney, clearly convinced he's in One Direction or something,...
14:28 | Wednesday 16th January 2013 521
Bishop Auckland College, County Durham has announced a 17-week course in how to best prepare for your X Factor audition. It will feature technical tuition in singing and coaching on the audition...
09:00 | Thursday 3rd January 2013 18612
Photo Gallery - X Factor - Rylan plays Cork
09:00 | Wednesday 19th December 2012 1741
Photo Gallery - 'X Factor' winner James Arthur at the first book signing
09:00 | Friday 14th December 2012 196613 comments
Photo Gallery - X Factor's Rylan Clark in The George
09:00 | Monday 10th December 2012 9157
Photo Gallery - Celebrities leaving the X Factor finals
11:28 | Monday 10th December 2012 22442 comments
James Arthur beat out Jahmene Douglas to become the winner of The X Factor 2012 last night, after a year of low ratings and sheer...
09:00 | Friday 9th November 2012 5344
Photo Gallery - Pop wannabes and The Wanted switch on of the Meadowhall Christmas Light
09:00 | Friday 9th November 2012 3846
Photo Gallery - Kardashian Kollection for Dorothy Perkins launch party
19:39 | Wednesday 7th November 2012 373
It was inevitable really. Every year the X Factor spawns a whole host of semi-talented wannabes and tween sensations that end up touring their endless butcherings around the country,...
09:00 | Monday 5th November 2012 3552
Photo Gallery - 'X Factor' contestants at G-A-Y
09:00 | Thursday 25th October 2012 4811
Photo Gallery - X Factor finalists in fancy dress
09:00 | Wednesday 24th October 2012 145102 comments
Photo Gallery - X Factor contestants, B Listers and more beautiful people at Skyfall Premiere
16:17 | Wednesday 24th October 2012 1388
We don't know who was in charge of the guest list for the Royal Premiere of...
16:07 | Tuesday 16th October 2012 698
We don't know who Cate Blanchett is giving the side-eye to, but...
16:17 | Saturday 13th October 2012 377
What. A. Palaver. Anyway, what will Rylan try to sing this week on the Rylan show?! The remaining contestants take to the stage in the second live studio round, and for Rylan, who survived...
09:00 | Tuesday 9th October 2012 4083
Photo Gallery - X Factor contestants outside the Corinthia hotel
10:27 | Thursday 4th October 2012 13961 comments
She very well could become a self-fulfilling prophecy if she keeps saying stuff like that (out of context).
There are far more people worthy of that crown - Jordan, Geri Halliwell,...
10:00 | Tuesday 2nd October 2012 850
Ah Simon Cowell; some way you always manage to make us squirm, cringe or be glad we're not as disgustingly wealthy as you are.
So desperate is the X Factor head honcho to defy aging and retain...
13:05 | Thursday 20th September 2012 1003
Well that makes Olly Murs that bit more attractive, doesn't it? The cheeky chappy from Essex has just become a millionaire. Oh to be able to dance around on stage with a mediocre voice; riches beyond...
17:28 | Wednesday 19th September 2012 463
Continuing on from yesterdays news on amazingly/borderline annoyingly talented teenage singing sensations, here's 13 year old Ruslan Korshunov doing Whitney Houstons's 'I Have...
11:33 | Tuesday 18th September 2012 644
I don't know about you, but so far The X Factor is really underwhelming in the blow-your-head-off talent stakes. "Where's this years Leona?!" I cry on a regular basis....
16:15 | Saturday 8th September 2012 373
Gary Barlow, Nicole Scherzinger, Tulisa and Louis Walsh continue their
yawnfestsearch for a pop star in the first of two editions this week as more solo singers and groups,...
09:30 | Thursday 30th August 2012 18244 comments
Last week I reported that Britney Spears was starting to come round after her very public meltdown, willing and eager to resume a life of normality. Then this morning I learn that she's banned all...
09:00 | Tuesday 28th August 2012 3458
Photo Gallery - X Factor Oldies Have Fun In The Sun
10:52 | Tuesday 28th August 2012 1998
Well, as Catherine Tate's character would say, 'how very daaaare they'. Nicole Scherzinger and the X Factor bosses caused quite the bit of...
11:47 | Friday 24th August 2012 12474 comments
OMG you guys. Britney isn't cray cray anymore. Could it be? She wants to start living like a normal non milkshake throwing human being again. The ong>US X...
11:11 | Monday 23rd July 2012 17392 comments
Absolute stinger for Nicole Scherzinger. Ooh that sort of rhymes. Simon Cowell could probably afford to buy a country or two but given that we're in recession, he...
13:15 | Thursday 21st June 2012 38985 comments
OK. Stop what you're doing. We have some breaking news: Frankie Cocozza (read: big haired twirp who got thrown off last year's X Factor) has gotten a haircut. Dun...
10:44 | Friday 25th May 2012 616
After tweeting about how excited she was to have arrived at the US X Factor auditions, has Britney Spears walked off the show on her first day?
09:00 | Wednesday 23rd May 2012 3491 comments
Words: Caroline Foran
Finally, an addition to the X Factor celebrity line-up that we're genuinely happy to hear about: Peter Kay....
13:32 | Monday 21st May 2012 606
Matt Cardle has been dropped from his record label Columbia. Label bosses decided to can the 2010 X-Factor winner after poor sales of his debut album...
16:54 | Friday 4th May 2012 379
In our latest music podcast pop princess Alexandra Burke speaks to John about her upcoming second album, if she'd be willing to return to The X-Factor as a...
11:54 | Tuesday 1st May 2012 7786 comments
Before you all say 'I knew it! No matter how ridiculously good looking Cheryl Cole is or how much Loreal shampoo she uses, she's STILL a bit of a scrote at...
10:45 | Thursday 5th April 2012 4302 comments
Wow, Louis is getting it from all directions this week.
Speaking to shortlist.com, Jarvis had this to say of The X Factor and Walsh's...
12:56 | Monday 27th February 2012 297
Quite the little sh*t stirrer, Tulisa's cousin Dappy isn't afraid to say what he thinks. At least he's not insulting people on their choice of style because really,...
14:35 | Thursday 23rd February 2012 477
All I Know Is That There Were Rumours...
That ITV producers didn't just piss off Adele during the BRIT Awards, they also reduced Emeli Sande to tears:...
10:07 | Thursday 26th January 2012 460
If you're planning to watch the NTAs on TV3 tonight (9.00pm) 'cause you still can't locate where ITV is on your Sky Box and therefore...
09:00 | Thursday 26th January 2012 253
Comedy at the NTA's
It was a big night for British comedy at last night's National Television Awards. To the dismay of certain individuals in this...
17:07 | Saturday 14th January 2012 90
Simon Cowell - all about the man behind modern day talent shows New Faces (70's version) - meet the judges and meet the talent Britain's Got Talent - the return of variety to TV screens Talent Shows...
09:00 | Tuesday 27th December 2011 477
Words: Robin Murray
What with austerity and mass emigration, 2011 hasn't been a barrel of laughs for most people - however, it was a good year for comedians who, thanks...
09:00 | Friday 11th November 2011 432
Words: Eric Lalor
When you have kids, you can get away with admitting to watching anything. For instance, knowing the full works of Peppa Pig is OK, once...
09:00 | Thursday 13th October 2011 525
Review by: Caroline Foran
Packed to the rafters was Dublin's O2 last night as Alan Carr took to the stage for the first time in four years. After the...
09:00 | Thursday 11th August 2011 332
The usual telly visual tidbits your telly has on offer for the latter half of August. As ever, you can keep yourself up to date with your viewing by visiting our