Amanda Holden suggests Conchita Wurst should become new X Factor judge
Could Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst be the next X Factor judge? Amanda Holden seems to think so.
Holden, currently a judge on Britain’s Got Talent – the ITV talent show owned by Simon Cowell asked her fans whether they thought she should recommend Wurst for the job of judge.
Cowell also owns the rights to X Factor, the singing competition Holden seems to think Wurst would be perfect for.
She tweeted, asking her 1.5 million followers whether they thought Wurst would be a good fit, saying that she planned to suggest her for the slot. Many replied with excitement to say they thought she would fit right in.
Do we think @conchitawurst should be the new XFactor judge? I thought I’d ring them to suggest but wanted to ask you first?!
— OfficialAmandaHolden (@Amanda_Holden) May 23, 2014
Cowell himself, and former judge Cheryl Cole are both set to return to the show this year.