X Factor UK Headlines for 12/13/15

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The X Factor rich list: From One Direction’s £125m fortune to Matt Cardle’s £1.2m, how the show’s stars cashed in (and how their bank balances measure up to the judges’)
It’s the biggest talent contest show on TV that’s produced some of the globe’s most esteemed performers.

And as X Factor prepares to draw to a close this weekend, the remaining acts – Louisa Johnson, Che Chesterman and Reggie N Bollie – are no doubt hoping to follow in the starry footsteps of their predecessors.

But whilst Leona Lewis and One Direction have earned millions from their stint on the singing show, others haven’t fared quite as well.

From Cher Lloyd to Matt Cardle, FEMAIL charts the highs and lows of X Factor’s richest finalists – and how their estimated fortunes compare to the judges who’ve helped propel them to stardom.
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Going in a new direction? Jack Whitehall transform into Harry Styles as he auditions for 1D at the Royal Variety Performance
They became a four piece after Zayn Malik’s shock departure in March.

But offering to fill the void, Jack Whitehall gave his best impression of Harry Styles as he hosted the 2015 Royal Variety Performance.

In a bid to join One Direction, the 27-year-old comedian was almost unrecognisable as he rocked an unbuttoned shirt, distressed jeans, a fedora and a set of hair extensions.
Read more: Daily Mail

Niall Horan joins One Direction bandmates at the BBC Music Awards… as romance rumours with Selena Gomez heat up
As they prepare to go their separate ways next year, One Direction made sure they left a lasting impression at the BBC Music Awards 2015 on Thursday afternoon.

Posing up a storm on the red carpet, the pop sensations – who will embark on a year-long break – were among a whole of stars set to take to the stage at the Genting Arena in Birmingham.

And it was Niall Horan who lapped up most of the attention, as he arrived in quite the city chic ensemble, consisting of a satin off-white jacket and tight black jeans.
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‘That should be illegal!’ Harry Styles’ funky flare for fashion sets Twitter ablaze as fans react to bizarre pinstripe bell bottom look on BBC Music Awards red carpet
He is arguably the most sartorially daring of the One Direction boys.

And Harry Styles set Twitter alight on Thursday night with his latest risqué fashion choice as he arrived with his bandmates at the BBC Music Awards in Birmingham.

The 21-year-old hitmaker hit the red carpet in a pair of retro-style flared trousers emblazoned with a pinstripe pattern while he tucked the garment into a black shirt.
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Louis Tomlinson ‘smashes phone on stage’ during ‘distant’ interview with One Direction band mates on Alan Carr’s Chatty Man
They’re due to take a ‘hiatus’ next year.

And it’s seemingly a long time coming as One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson is believed to have thrown the mother of all hissy fits when the band were filming their appearance on Alan Carr’s Chatty Man on Wednesday.

The father-to-be tossed his £600 phone across the stage, causing it to smash, when it started ringing as the comedian questioned him, Harry Styles, Liam Payne and Niall Horan, the Daily Mirror reports.
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Harry Styles slams rumours of a solo career while Louis Tomlinson confirms One Direction’s break will last ’18 months’ as they discuss imminent hiatus
After touring relentlessly for the past four years, One Direction are set to put their feet up in 2016.

And Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Liam Payne opened up about their imminent hiatus when they appeared on Alan Carr’s Chatty Man which will air on Friday evening.

Harry, 21, dispelled rumours he’s recorded a solo album while Louis, 23, confirmed the break will last no longer than 18 months which will no doubt provide some light relief for devout Directioners.
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Perrie Edwards oozes Hollywood glamour in beautiful embellished gown as she leads Little Mix bandmates at Royal Variety Performance
Perrie Edwards was a sight to behold as she and her Little Mix bandmates sparkled at the Royal Variety Performance which was filmed at the Royal Albert Hall in London last month.

Now first pictures of the girl group’s performance have surfaced ahead of the live broadcast on Tuesday evening and viewers are in for a treat.

Perrie, 22, oozed Hollywood glamour in a heavily embellished gown which was strapless and column in style, highlighting her slim frame, and was the perfect complement to their set which took on a 1920s theme.
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All the single ladies! Blonde bombshells Perrie Edwards and Ellie Goulding eclipse red carpet rivals in feisty black outfits at star-studded BBC Music Awards
Their ex-boyfriends may be big in the music industry too, but single stars Perrie Edwards and Ellie Goulding owned the red carpet all by themselves on Thursday afternoon.

Serving up a subtle reminder to their exes about what they were missing out on, the blonde bombshells eclipsed their red carpet rivals in the glamour stakes at the BBC Music Awards 2015 and proved that the single status looks pretty good on them.

Zayn Malik’s former fiancee Perrie, 22, was feisty in a thigh-skimming skirt and thigh-high boots while Ellie, 28 – recently single from her split from McBusted’s Dougie Poynter – was glamorous in a long lace skirt.
Read more: Daily Mail

Little Minx! Jade Thirlwall flashes her underwear and Leigh-Anne Pinnock puts on a VERY cheeky display as girlband ditch their clean-cut image at BBC Music Awards
It’s safe to say they’ve come a long way since their teeny-bopper days on The X Factor.

And Little Mix arrived at the annual BBC Music Awards on Thursday armed with bundles of sex-factor as Jade Thirllwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock picked out especially racy ensembles.

Jade, 22, flashed her underwear in a sheer dress while Leigh-Anne, 24, exposed her pert bottom in a cut-out skirt for the star-studded event in Birmingham.
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‘I’m very grateful to have them’: Perrie Edwards thanks Little Mix bandmates for helping her move on after being dumped by Zayn Malik
She publicly suffered through heartbreak when she split from fiancé Zayn Malik in July.

But although Perrie Edwards seemed strong as she battled through the pain in the public eye, she says it was her bandmates who kept her going through the tough times.

Speaking to Fabulous magazine the 22-year-old revealed: ‘My bond with Jade, Jesy and Leigh-Anne this year has become even stronger.
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On the day of the X Factor final, previous wannabe Sam Callahan says he was beaten up while on tour by a rival contestant
Former X Factor contestant Sam Callahan claims he was put in a headlock and repeatedly punched during a fight with a fellow contestant while on tour.

The 21-year-old told The Sun on Sunday he had to visit a hospital after the bust-up with Rough Copy’s Kazeem Ajobe in Newcastle last year.

Within 24 hours, X-Factor bosses booted Ajobe from the live shows for what they described at the time as a ‘backstage incident’.
Read more: Daily Mail

Steve Brookstein launches into shocking Twitter tirade against The X Factor as he claims the show will reference Simon Cowell’s late mum as an emotional tool
He’s never been shy when it comes to criticising the show that made his name.

But former X Factor winner Steve Brookstein, 47, has made arguably his most shocking critique yet, after claiming Sunday night’s live final show will use the death of Simon Cowell’s mother as an emotional tool.

The bitter singer referenced the music mogul’s late mum Julie in two tweets to his 19,500 followers on Sunday afternoon, after ridiculing the show for its declining viewing figures.
Read more: Daily Mail

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I recently graduated from the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana, Slovenia. In my free time I like to read books, watch TV and listen to music. I'm also a huge cat lover. I cover X Factor UK for MJsBigBlog.com.