Gary Barlow has signed up to return for a second series of The X Factor, it has been confirmed.
The Take That star - who has also been working on Golden Jubilee celebrations - said he was "thrilled" to be back on the judging panel.
He joins Louis Walsh who has already announced he will be taking part in the 2012 series.
Barlow said: "I'm thrilled to be back andreally looking forward to working with The X Factor team again. The fact that asuperstar could just walk out on that stage is very exciting.”