Sam Bailey, Tamera Foster, Rough Copy, Nicholas McDonald and Luke Friend make up 2013's final five, but what do the judges say and who looks set to make it to this year's final? Emma Daly weighs up the facts...
What fate awaits James Arthur? Perhaps the careers of his predecessors can offer an insight...
Squiddly and Diddly are already backing the US X Factor judge's groups - and they've got their dressing room demands sorted
Dermot’s shuffle was a real highlight of the show and the new format is missing this cheeky opening, says Emma Daly
Forget Simon Says, Mel B, Louis Walsh and Cheryl play ‘What would Simon say?’
"Would I throw water at Simon Cowell? Well he’d probably melt you know, all that cosmetic surgery he’s had"
Cheryl’s Bieber-themed advice to wannabe pop stars didn’t quite go as expected
Louis Walsh says he’d “definitely” have Tulisa at Judges’ Houses as Simon Cowell discusses working with the singer again
Having the former contestant on the spin-off show would be “hilarious” says the new face of Xtra Factor, who was in the gym when she found out about her new job
New promo video for the eleventh series of ITV's reality mega-hit sees the new judging panel raise armies of supporters to do battle on the karaoke machine
Are the two former Spice Girls going to team up on this year's series of the X Factor? We asked Scary Spice herself
The X Factor host’s trouser area got a fair bit of attention last year but he tells us he just tries to ignore it
Coming back to X Factor hasn’t been a bad decision “yet” says Cheryl, who admits insults flow off her tongue around Simon
The head judge is back and he’s ready to shoulder the responsibility of the show telling us he’s the only one that can find the talent