It is no longer a rumor: Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez are the new “X Factor” co-hosts.
The network announced Tuesday, the “Extra” host and star of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” will debut during the live show in November as co-hosts.
Khloe shared the news via her blog, saying: “Hi loves. 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.”
Meanwhile, Mario Lopez tweeted, “Alright guys, it’s official… I’ll be hosting @TheXFactorUSA ! Looking forward to working with @SimonCowell and the rest of the amazing team.”
The duo will replace the Brit Steve Jones, who hosted the reality competitive series during the first season.
Are you feeling this duo?