| Spoiler warning: This article contains details about|
an upcoming series.
|The X Factor (Series 16)|
|Judges||Simon Cowell, Sharon Osbourne|
This series has been randomly speculated to be the last one to air on ITV, but this might be false.
It was confirmed Simon Cowell had renewed X Factor UK for three more years, on September 30, 2016, meaning the series would have a 16th series in future. The judging panel was spectacularly announced in January 2017, to be, Cowell and Sharon Osbourne. Dermott has also been confirmed to host for this series and the last ever series, Series 17. Simon, as well as, stating for the new X Factor years, said, 'It's going to be a more thrilling ride than previous seasons'.
The minimum for this series has gone down to 15.
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