Khloe Kardashian Confirms X-Factor Hosting Gig, Mario Lopez Joins Her!


We reported yesterday that Khloe Kardashian will be the new X-Factor host and we have official word from Khloe herself. And, like we also mentioned, Extra TV host Mario Lopez will be joining her! She tweeted earlier today, “The rumors are true… I will be hosting @TheXFactorUSA this season!!! http://bit.ly/RzxKxD SO excited!”

On her official website Khloe also writes,

“I’m sure you’ve been hearing the rumors and I’m SO excited that I can finally confirm the news — I am joining The X Factor as co-host with Mario Lopez!!!! I’m a huge fan of the show so I literally fell over in my chair when I heard that I was being considered for the role. The show already has such an incredible panel of judges and it is truly an honor to have been given this opportunity to work with them.”

Mario also confirmed his new co-hosting gig when he tweeted, “Alright guys, it’s official… I’ll be hosting @TheXFactorUSA ! Looking forward to working with @SimonCowell and the rest of the amazing team”

Congrats Mario and Khloe!

Do X-Factor get it right? Will these two make great hosts?

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