It’s a good question. Matt Terry has been an early favourite, but after he was in the bottom two last weekend it seems like anything is possible now. Apparently Matt, Saara Aalto and 5 After Midnight have all come top of the public vote across the series, so it looks like it could be anyone’s crown.
What does the winner of The X Factor 2016 get?
A recording contract with Simon Cowell, mainly. Unlike Britain’s Got Talent there’s no cash prize on offer, but the winner will get to hastily release a cover version of a much-loved song just in time to have a stab at the Christmas number one spot. Good, eh?