Louis Walsh: ‘This is the best X Factor Judging line-up ever!’

After taking a break last year, Louis Walsh has revealed it feels “amazing” to make his return to The X Factor panel, especially as he’s back with his “favourite Judges ever”.

Speaking of how Simon convinced him to take back his seat, Louis said: “Simon and I talk all the time, we’re always good friends and even last year during the show I would call him up and he would just laugh at me every night.

Nicole Scherzinger on her X Factor return: ‘I made Simon sell his soul to the devil’

Nicole Scherzinger has confessed that being back on this year’s X Factor Judging panel “feels like home sweet home”… even if Simon had to do some grovelling!

Speaking of her comeback ahead of this weekend’s show, Scherzy said: “It’s a great feeling on the panel, a really natural, family, homey vibe, nothing is forced and there’s a lot of positive, fun energy.”

Simon Cowell reveals what he REALLY thinks of his fellow Judges

After welcoming back some familiar faces on this year’s X Factor Judging panel, Simon Cowell has confessed that working with Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne and Nicole Scherzinger has been “like a little reunion”.

Speaking ahead of the new series, which kicks off on ITV this weekend, the music mogul said that Twitter made him realise just “how much the viewers missed everyone”.

They're back! Check out the all new X Factor Judges and Hosts pics

The X Factor 2016 Judges pose with returning Host, Dermot O'Leary

It's ALMOST that time of year again!

This time around, Simon has recruited the help of Sharon Osbourne, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger in a bid to find the next big singing superstar, with Dermot O'Leary also returning as host.

And, if all those famous faces wasn't enough, Rylan Clark-Neal makes his comeback to The X Factor, swapping singing to front The Xtra Factor Live alongside Matt Edmondson! Check out the all new images of the gang below...

10 facts you need to know about our digital presenter Roman Kemp

Want to know more about our new digital presenter Roman Kemp? Well, look no further!

Seeing as Roman will be bringing fans ALL the exclusive backstage action from this year's series, we've done some research to get to know him just that little bit better!

So, who is his famous godfather? Why should our Judges be VERY wary of him? And which cartoon character is he petrified of? Find out all of this and more below...