“The X Factor” U.S. will have a world premiere event for the show’s second season at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles on September 11, 2012.
Hosts heavily rumored are Kevin McHale and Kelly Osbourne. Other rumors are: Khloe Kardashian, Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts, Stacy Keibler & Erin Andrews.
Here is a partial list of the invitees who are expected to attend:
Kevin McHale and other stars from “Glee”
Kelly Osbourne and other members of the Osbourne family
The new “X Factor” U.S. host(s), to be announced, will also be there. Kevin McHale from “Glee” and Kelly Osbourne are rumored to be the frontrunners for the job. Several stars from Fox are also expected to be in attendance at the “X Factor” U.S. Season 2 premiere event.
Then at 7 p.m. Pacific Time, there will be a screening that will highlight the first and second episodes of “The X Factor” U.S.’s Season 2. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the show’s judges, and the Q&A will feature questions from a moderator and select members of the audience.
The full first episodes from Season 2 will be the two-part premiere that will be televised in the U.S. on Fox on September 12 and September 13, 2012, at 8 p.m. Eastern/Pacific Time.
“The X Factor”event organizers want this year’s premiere event to have more star power than “The X Factor” U.S. had for its Season 1 premiere in 2011, when the only celebrities in attendance were the show’s judges.