After it was revealed that the bosses were giving the show a major shake-up, it's now known that Dermot won't be returning to our Saturday nights and could potentially be hosting Top Gear instead.
DON'T GO, DERMOT. PLEASE.
In a statement, the 41-year-old said: "Good afternoon. After eight wonderful years on @TheXFactor it's time for me to move on.
"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.
"I'd like to wish the team all the best for the future, especially whoever takes over from me.
"You're about to be the conductor on the most brilliant, runaway train in showbiz. Good luck you'll love it."
However, it's also being reported by The Sun that Dermot was actually AXED from the show, rather than deciding to make the moveRead More »from Dermot O'Leary QUITS The X Factor After Eight Years, Will Present Top Gear Instead?