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Devastated former X Factor hopeful Giles Potter reveals tragic Lil’ Chris Hardman “hid” depression

Devastated former X Factor hopeful Giles Potter reveals tragic Lil’ Chris Hardman “hid” depression

As you’re probably aware, 24-year-old singer Chris Hardman, who was better known by his stage name, Lil’ Chris, was found dead last Monday.

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Former X Factor host Dermot O’Leary for Top Gear job? Or will Jodie Kidd land it?

Former X Factor host Dermot O’Leary for Top Gear job? Or will Jodie Kidd land it?

We’re still sulking about the news that Dermot O’Leary won’t be returning to X Factor this year, and that being the case, we’re hoping that he moves on to TV pastures new (and rapidly) and he could do just that by landing the role of presenter of Top Gear…

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Soon to be ex-One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson to represent X Factor reject Jack Walton?

Soon to be ex-One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson to represent X Factor reject Jack Walton?

During last year’s X Factor, because One Direction were on a break ahead of the start of their On the Road Again Tour, which is now believed to be their last, 1D singer Louis Tomlinson spent a good deal of time at the show’s studios in Wembley.

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X Factor 2015: Who should replace Dermot O’Leary? Olly Murs, Emma Willis & more… POLL!

X Factor 2015: Who should replace Dermot O’Leary? Olly Murs, Emma Willis & more… POLL!

It was announced yesterday that Dermot O’Leary has walked away from his role on The X Factor after eight years on the show.

Now, the attention has well and truly turned to who will replace him as the host of the show, and there are a number of names in the running, but who do YOU think will be suitable for the role? Let us know in our poll inside…

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X Factor boss Simon Cowell comments on Dermot O’Leary and Zayn Malik drama

X Factor boss Simon Cowell comments on Dermot O’Leary and Zayn Malik drama

It’s been one hell of a week for Simon Cowell, given that not only has it been officially announced that Dermot O’Leary will not be back on X Factor this year, singer Zayn Malik will not be back with One Direction, period.

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X Factor 2015: Olly Murs and Caroline Flack to replace Dermot O’Leary?

X Factor 2015: Olly Murs and Caroline Flack to replace Dermot O’Leary?

As we reported yesterday, it has been announced that Dermot O’Leary has left his role as host of The X Factor, and though some media outlets are insisting that the show’s boss, Simon Cowell, fired Dermot, others report that he “jumped before he was pushed”.

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X Factor 2015: Dermot O’Leary, Simon Cowell working on NEW project? & Is Olly Murs taking over hosting duties?

X Factor 2015: Dermot O’Leary, Simon Cowell working on NEW project? & Is Olly Murs taking over hosting duties?

Simon Cowell has spoken out for the first time since Dermot O’Leary announced earlier today that he has quit his role as host of The X Factor.

Simon has stated that Dermot is a “real talent”, and we have a feeling this is not the last we will see of Dermot working with Cowell…

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X Factor 2015: Dermot O’Leary… here are YOUR best bits!

X Factor 2015: Dermot O’Leary… here are YOUR best bits!

We reported earlier this evening that Dermot O’Leary has QUIT The X Factor after fronting the show for a whopping eight years.

We’re saddened by the news as Dermot was at the top of his game, and he IS The X Factor in many ways, so we will miss him so much when the show returns later this year.

But as ever when someone is booted off the show, we’ll take a look at his journey on the show…

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The X Factor: Dermot O’Leary QUITS after eight “wonderful” years! NOO!

The X Factor: Dermot O’Leary QUITS after eight “wonderful” years! NOO!

We’re not sure how much more we can take this week! We certainly need a bottle of wine or two, as it has been revealed that Dermot O’Leary has QUIT The X Factor!

After eight years, Dermot O’Leary’s camp dance intros well be no more, and we’re genuinely saddened by the news.
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Ex-1D singer Zayn Malik admits he only tried out for X Factor “for the experience” adding, “I didn’t want to be famous!”

Ex-1D singer Zayn Malik admits he only tried out for X Factor “for the experience” adding, “I didn’t want to be famous!”

When a then teenaged Zayn Malik tried out for The X Factor in 2010, his audition didn’t even feature on the regular show – though it did air on ITV2 spin-off The Xtra Factor – and it wasn’t until he was at Boot Camp that viewers were properly introduced to him.

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