The X Factor (U.S.)

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The X Factor
Format Interactive reality talent show
Created by Simon Cowell
Creative director(s) Brian Friedman
Presented by Mario Lopez (2012–13)
Steve Jones (2011)
Khloé Kardashian (2012)
Judges Simon Cowell
Demi Lovato (2012–13)
Kelly Rowland (2013)
Paulina Rubio (2013)
Paula Abdul (2011)
Cheryl Cole (2011)
L.A. Reid (2011–12)
Nicole Scherzinger (2011)
Britney Spears (2012)
Voices of Ryan Seacrest
Country of origin United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 3
No. of episodes 80
Executive producer(s) Simon Cowell
Cecile Frot-Coutaz
Siobhan Greene
Richard Holloway
Andrew Llinares
Rob Wade[1]
Running time 60-150 minutes
Production company(s) FremantleMedia North America
Distributor FremantleMedia Enterprises
Original channel Fox
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
Original run September 21, 2011 (2011-09-21) – December 19, 2013 (2013-12-19)
Related shows The X Factor (UK)
America's Got Talent
Other websites
Official website

The X Factor USA is an American television music competition. The winner gets a recording contract and 5 million dollars. It first aired on September 21, 2011 on Fox.[2] On February 7, 2014, Fox announced that The X Factor got cancelled due to Simon Cowell, who is going to judge back at the UK version of the show.

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