Dermot O’Leary has confirmed he’s leaving The X Factor after 8 years of presenting the show – it hasn’t been confirmed if he’s been axed.
It has been reported that Dermot O’Leary has been axed from The X Factor after 8 years.
The Sun has headlined “Dermot has been axed as presenter after seven years”.
Dermot told DigitalSpy: “After eight wonderful years on The X Factor it’s time for me to move on. I’d like to thank ITV, Simon, The X Factor family and particularly the viewers, all of whom have been a big part of my life for so long.
In the statement, Dermot also told DigitalSpy: “I’d like to wish the team all the best for the future, especially whoever takes over from me. You’re about to be the conductor on the most brilliant, runaway train in showbiz. Good luck you’ll love it!”
We have contacted Dermot’s management for comments.