Can the X Factor survive without Cheryl and Simon?

  • 18 August 2011

It's back, and if Louis Walsh is right, it's going to be bigger than ever...

The X Factor hits our TV screens again this weekend with three new judges sitting on the panel.

Some fans of the show don't think the programme will be as good without Simon and Cheryl's expertise.

Newsround sent Leah to the red carpet launch of this year's show to ask Louis and the new judges what they think.