Star-studded affair
TVPlus - English|29 July 2021
Simon Cowell is bringing a little star glitz and glam to his spin-off show The X Factor Celebrity as he turns the spotlight on celebrities with extra-special skills.
CRAIG FALCK

The X Factor Celebrity

Season 1 Saturdays (from 7 August)

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