Fresh off the FOX Press!April 22nd, 2013 at 12:44 pm by michaelnewman under Face of Fox
Just announced! Actor and television personality Mario Lopez will return as the host of THE X FACTOR! He joins judges Simon Cowell and Demi Lovato on the hit singing competition series, which launches its third season this fall on FOX.
Lopez first joined THE X FACTOR last season as a host. He began his career in entertainment as a young actor and has appeared in TV, film and on Broadway. He currently hosts the entertainment news magazine show, “Extra.”
“I’m looking forward to returning to THE X FACTOR team,” said Lopez. “We’re coming back stronger and better than ever and I’m excited to check out all the new talent.”
“I’m thrilled Mario is back for Season Three of THE X FACTOR,” said Simon Cowell. “Hosting a live show and keeping the judges – especially Demi – in line, is not an easy job, but Mario is a pro and we are glad he’s coming back.”
Open auditions for Season Three of THE X FACTOR continue in Long Island, NY, at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 25; and in Denver, CO, at the Denver Coliseum on May 14. For details, please visit www.TheXFactorUSA.com.