The X Factor Cancelled After 17 Years

Simon Cowell’s long-running hit series The X Factor has been cancelled, in its original broadcast territory the U.K., after 17 years. U.K. broadcaster ITV said in a statement, “There are no current plans for the next series of The X Factor at this stage.” The last true series of the show to air was in 2018 which was followed by a celebrity edition the following year.