• Cheryl Fernandez-Versini gears up for the first X Factor live shows

    Cheryl Fernandez-Visini and fellow judges Rita Ora, Nick Grimshaw and Simon Cowell are gearing up for the first of this year’s X Factor live shows. The four judges have shared several pictures from behind-the-scenes at the X Factor studios. It has been an intense week of rehearsals for the 13 acts and all judges have been very hands-on-deck helping their performers prepare for the pressures of the live broadcast. Cheryl during rehearsals with her act ReggieNBollie This year the Girls Aloud singer is in control of the groups category. In last weekend’s episode viewers saw the brunette pick 4th Impact, Alien Uncovered