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The X Factor 2013
  • Episode: 

    22 of 22

  • Title: 

    Live final
  • Transmission: 

    Sun 15 Dec 2013
  • Time: 

    7.30pm - 9.30pm
  • Week: 

    Week 51 2013 : Sat 14 Dec - Fri 20 Dec
  • Channel: 

    ITV
This year’s The X Factor comes to a dramatic close tonight with the series spectacular Live Final. 
 
This year’s X Factor comes to a dramatic close tonight with the series spectacular Live Final. 
 
Following last night’s performances, the final two remaining contestants of the series must battle it out for the chance of being the winner of X Factor 2013 and winning a life changing record contract.
 
There’ll be a host of internationally acclaimed artists live on stage during the show; including a world exclusive performance by Gary Barlow and Sir Elton John; global superstar Katie Perry will be here too; as well as X Factor’s successful alumni One Direction who will be performing their new single Midnight Memories.   
 
After a nail-biting wait the final the contestant with the most public votes will be crowned the series winner in front of an audience of 10,000 at Wembley Arena as well as millions of viewers at home. 
 
Rounding off an amazing series of guest performances, a host of international superstars will take to The X Factor stage. 
 
Ever popular Dermot O'Leary presides over proceedings while judges and mentors Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne, Gary Barlow and Nicole Scherzinger take their seats behind the judges’ desk to battle it out with their contestants. Louis has the Boys, Sharon the Overs, Gary the Groups and Nicole the Girls.
 
Nicole Sherzinger and Girls category to justin.jeffreys@itv.com
 
Sharon Osbourne and Overs category to justin.jeffreys@itv.com
 
Gary Barlow and the Groups category to rachel.hardy@thames.tv
 
Louis Walsh and the Boys category to hannah.lamden@sycoentertainment.com
 
The Xtra Factor to hannah.lamden@sycoentertainment.com