Mark Jefferies, Deputy TV editor at the Daily Mirror has just tweeted this:
“Friends of Kelly Rowland today told me X Factor wanted her to work more hours for same pay. But XF say they never offered her contract…”
Kelly’s spokesperson released a statement today saying: “After much speculation, we can officially confirm today that Kelly Rowland has decided not to return as a judge again for this year’s UK X Factor.
“Global commitments coupled with the show’s increasing demands this year mean that, despite weeks of deliberation with the show, Kelly has not been able to agree a deal that fits into her autumn/winter schedule, so sadly cannot accept a place on the 2012 panel.”
Matt Edmondson has been named the new host of The Xtra Factor. The Radio 1 DJ and television host will front the ITV2 show, and, in a big change to the spin off show’s format, Xtra will be going live […]
ITV has announced the panel for this year’s X Factor. Rock royalty Sharon Osbourne, pop sensation Nicole Scherzinger and chart maestro Louis Walsh, will sit alongside The X Factor creator and music mogul Simon Cowell on the panel. They will […]
Cheryl Cole is to be revealed as one of the judges of X Factor 2014 on Tuesday. According to Dan Wootton from The Sun newspaper, Cheryl has signed a £1.5 million deal to return to the reality TV show later […]