The Cole Factor
It is looking pretty likely that Cheryl Cole will be a judge on The X Factor USA after all; reports over the weekend claim that Cole has been confirmed as a judge after Simon Cowell managed to persuade US bosses to put her on the panel.
Cowell has been championing Cheryl ever since they formed a friendship as judges on The UK X Factor. A source revealed:
“He believes Cheryl has that rare ability to connect with viewers that few others have.