Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

TV

The X Factor 2017 episode 8 auditions preview

The auditions come to an end tonight.

The X Factor 2017 episode 8
Credit: ITV

After four weeks, The X Factor 2017 auditions come to a close tonight.

Next weekend the competition moves to the Bootcamp stage, which means we’re ever closer to the brutal six chair challenge (eek!). Last night’s show saw the judges return to Thorpe Park as they whittled down the hopefuls.

Part-time musician and full-time plasterer Matt Linnen was one of the standouts from the episode, despite not winning universal acclaim from the judges. Sharon Osbourne and Nicole Scherzinger both agreed that he was hot though!

 

There was a rather odd audition from Montenegro’s Slavko who once represented his country in Eurovision, although he never got through to the finals. The rather unusual character had previously met and exchanged numbers with Louis Walsh (no comment there) and he delivered a baffling audition that saw him sent through to bootcamp.

Tonight the final crop of hopefuls will audition and Alesha Dixon is back on the judge’s panel. There’s sure to be plenty of surprises and more than a few WTF moments!

The X Factor 2017 continues at 8pm tonight on ITV. Preview the final auditions with our gallery below:

Advertisement

You May Also Like

EF Country

The Country legend's best-known songs are getting a makeover.

Games & Tech

Features 12 iconic trains.

Games & Tech

Available for PC, Xbox One and PS4.

EF Country

The long-awaited album arrives just before Christmas.



Copyright © 2020 Entertainment Focus

Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639)

Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. This has no effect on the price for you