The search may soon be over to fill one of the judging vacancies on “The X Factor.” And that person is only one of the biggest pop stars on the planet.
Deadline is reporting that Britney Spears has received a $10 million offer to join the singing competition. This would be a huge get for the show which struggled during its first season and, as a result, fired Paula Abdul and
If Spears does sign on the dotted line, it wouldn’t be that much of a surprise given previous comments from EP Simon Cowell.
During a recent interview, Cowell says, “I’m fascinated by [Britney.] The fact that she’s one of the most talked about – not just pop stars – but people in the world today, means that you’ve got this star power. I would think that if she’s managed to sustain a family, a career, which is tough, [‘The X Factor’ would be] a walk in the park.”
No one from Spears, the show or FOX have commented on the matter.
So Zappers, will Britney and LeAnn make you want to tune in?