What do you think about Simon's return to The X Factor?
- 8 February 2014
Simon Cowell is going to return for this year's British version of The X Factor.
The superstar judge has been working on the US version of the hit show for the last three years.
But it's been announced the US version won't be returning for a new series either.
It's not yet been confirmed who else will be joining Simon to make up the rest of the UK judges.
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What do you think about Simon Cowell's return to The X Factor?
Will it be great for the show? Or would you prefer if he didn't come back for the new series?
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I this it's good that he is back, he is a little too harsh on people but he speaks what he thinks which is good.
Melissa, Cumbria, England
I'm so surprised, I can't wait!
Tara, Luton, England
I think that Simon is a spoil sport and ruins people's dreams so I would prefer if he didn't come back.
Malikah, Yorkshire, England
I think it's great for the show that Simon Cowell's back, but not so good for the contestants who'll have to face his wrath!
Jesvita, Nottingham, England
I think he's a good judge, although he can be too judgemental sometimes. When he thinks someone has talent, he will do anything to make them successful.
Ross, Glasgow, Scotland
I think it will be good for The X Factor. When you think of The X Factor, you think of Simon Cowell!
Amy, London, England
This is perfect! He formed One Direction as a band, and they've gone quite big over the past years. Simon Cowell is a great judge :)
Zakia, Boston, England
I think it might be a little bit harder on all the people that want to be a singer because he is so harsh on everyone.
Oscar, Waterford, Ireland
I think it's so funny when Simon says the honest truth if they're bad. I do feel sorry for the contestants but it makes the auditions a bit more funny.
Emily, London, England
I think it will be good but Gary Barlow was good too. They both are/were because they say what they think, honestly, rather than just saying, 'you're amazing!!'
Poppy, Southampton, England
Oh no! He is back!
Chaira, Staffordshire, England
I think if Simon Cowell comes back it will make the show better because he shouts at people and it is funny.
Kyle, Gloucestershire, England
I think that he is a good judge as he gives constructive criticism and tells the truth. Although sometimes he can upset people.
Finty, Lancashire, England