The X Factor
Format Interactive reality talent show
Created by Simon Cowell
Presented by Vanessa Pohlman (2005–present)
Judges Hypro (2005-present)
Lady GaGa (2010-present)

Paris Alcaraz (2010-present)
Shine (2005-present)
Virginia Lovelace (2005-2007)
Holly Starr (2005-2009)
Guest judges (2008-2010)

Country of origin Schalafania
No. of series 6
No. of episodes 145 (as of 2 October 2010)
Location(s) Various (auditions)
WTV Studios (live shows)
Running time 60–120 minutes
Original channel WTV1
Original run 4 October 2005 – present
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