Blog posts about Olly Murs

X Factor News: Olly Murs nursing a broken nose! And Dermot O’Leary can’t do without Louis Walsh!


Former X Factor finalist and Xtra Factor host Olly Murs has been in the wars this week and is reportedly now nursing a broken nose after a challenge during a football match went rather awry…

Of the painful incident, Olly tweeted, “Oi @rickyfinnigan my nose is bleeding now… After your swinging elbows at footy!!

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Simon Cowell planning X Factor movie?! And Caroline Flack backs Olly Murs for judging role!

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There seems to be no end to Simon Cowell’s ambition, because in addition to his plethora of tried and tested – and hit – shows, such as X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent, he’s forever thinking up new ways to make a buck…

We recently reported that he’s working on a new game show, that he no doubt hopes will do better than Red or Black did, and of course, this week, he proudly attended the official premiere of X Factor musical, I Can’t Sing. Read more & comment »

X Factor: Sam Bailey got pregnant on New Year’s Eve! Caroline Flack moving in with boyfriend & Olly Murs dieting!

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There’s a lot of X Factor news to report today, including former finalist Olly Murs’ battle to shed the pounds, and a report that claims Xtra Factor presenter Caroline Flack is taking her romance with Jack Street to the next level by setting up home with him.

More on those stories in a moment, but first, it’s also been reported today that last year’s X Factor winner Sam Bailey has revealed that she became pregnant with her third baby on New Year’s Eve! Read more & comment »

Sharon Osbourne X Factor 2014 return a ‘done deal’? Rita Ora, Dannii Minogue, Olly Murs look unlikely….


The odds of Sharon Osbourne returning to The X Factor judging panel this year have been slashed by British bookmakers.

Although the search may still be on to complete the line-up, punters are convinced it will be the mum of three joining Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole and have backed her odds of being a mentor again into just 6/4.

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Simon Cowell, Cheryl Cole, Olly Murs, One Direction, Rebecca Ferguson & Cher Lloyd in new X Factor video!

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It’s been a massive week for X Factor news and tonight, just to tip us into overload, the ITV peeps have shared a brand new video.

Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole stepped out in public together for the first time in forever yesterday and attended a press conference where they confirmed news that Cole was returning to the ITV show.

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Leigh-Anne Pinnock nearly dies as Olly Murs perves over Little Mix!

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Leigh-Anne Pinnock has admitted that she came close to meeting her maker during a recent Little Mix show.

The X Factor stars are currently supporting Demi Lovato on her North American Neon Lights tour but an accident on stage almost caused serious injury to one of the group.

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X Factor 2014: Sharon Osbourne backed to return! Olly Murs & Rita Ora also faves to be fourth judge!

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The fabulous Sharon Osbourne of course returned to X Factor last year as a judge, however, she said from the outset that it was a one-time-only gig and sure enough, at the end of the last series, she confirmed she would not be back.

However, top bookmaker Ladbrokes reckon that Smooth Talking Snake Simon Cowell could well work the same charm he worked on Cheryl Cole on Mrs O and talk her into returning this year. Read more & comment »

X Factor News: Olly Murs wants YOU, Misha B to launch record label & Matt Cardle is back!

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The forthcoming series of The X Factor UK promises to be a big one, especially with the return of Simon Cowell.

But, what’s more, Olly Murs wants YOU to audition for the show, and we can’t see why we’d never do something Olly tells us…
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Shayne Ward’s heartache, Olly Murs’ £2 million & Diana Vickers loves Harry Styles! X Factor roundup

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Olly Murs has hit the big time and become one of the richest stars to come out of the UK X Factor competition. It couldn’t happen to a nicer guy right?

The cheeky chappy was runner up on the 2009 series of the ITV show and has went on to forge a music career both in Britain and America.

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The Voice ‘s Sally Barker beats Talia Smith despite Olly Murs worries!

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Sally Barker overcame her problems with modern music to win a place in team Tom for the knockout rounds on The Voice this evening.

The 54 year old was paired with Talia Smith for the second round of the competition, and the pair were given the track Dear Darling by Olly for their head to head singoff.

Sally revealed that she’d never heard of the song….or the X Factor star and ended up ringing her children for advice and help.

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