X Factor 2016: Judges’ houses locations and guests revealed!


The locations for this year’s X Factor judges’ and the first guests have been revealed!


This year has returned to the pre-recorded version of judges’ houses instead of the fail of the live version last year.

As ever, the judges’ houses will be recorded in a foreign country and of course they will be advised by a special guest.

This weekend, Nicole Scherzinger went to the South of France with music and producer DJ Calvin Harris.

Louis Walsh was joined by Alesha Dixon in Ibiza, which has already been recorded. Alesha said: “Louis is crazy, we had such a laugh, I tried to advise him but I take no responsibility for the choices he made!”

Simon Cowell will be jetting off to LA and rumoured to be joined by Cheryl, although this has not yet been confirmed.

Sharon Osbourne will also be setting her judges’ houses in America. However, Sharon Osbourne’s guest judge has not yet been confirmed.

Simon has got the Girls, Nicole has the Boys, Sharon returns to the show with the Overs and Louis is back with the Groups.

This weekend is the last weekend of auditions before bootcamp, tune in at 8pm tonight and tomorrow night at 8pm on ITV to see which acts will make it through to bootcamp.

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