Dermot O'Leary quits The X-Factor!


He has been the King of Saturday night TV for 8 years... but Dermot O'Leary has today revealed that he has quit the X-Factor.

The 41 year-old presenter announced on his Twitter page that he would no longer be presenting the Talent show earlier today!

"Good afternoon. After eight wonderful years on The X-Factor it's time for me to move on". He went on to tweet "I'd like to thank ITV, Simon, The X Factor family and particularly  the viewers, all of whom have been a big part of my life for so long". 

Rumours regarding the next host have already started circulating with Caroline Flack and Emma Willis amongst the favourites!