Khloe Kardashian Mario Lopez X Factor: They will co-host the show
Big news for Khloe Kardashian and Mario Lopez. They are going to host the X Factor. According to TMZ, Kardashian, 28, and Lopez, 38, will be co-hosts on the reality competition this season.
The rumor about Khloe being on the show surfaced in September. Now it’s fact.
“Simon liked her [Khloe's] spunky personality!” one source told Us.
Later, Cowell confirmed that Khloe was in the running. “We have screen tested a load of people. . .It could be a Kardashian. I think that would work. I’m quite a fan of not putting [experienced] hosts on this show. Because I think it’s going to give it a different dynamic. So we have to find people who have a great chemistry, but Khloe is definitely up there in running”, he told Ellen DeGeneres.
Khloe and Mario are not the only new additions to the program. Simon Cowell also brought Britney Spears and Demi Lovato. They will fill the judges’ seats left vacant by Nicole Scherzinger and Paula Abdul.
As for their personal lives, Khloe is married to lamar Odom since 2009.
Mario married Ali Landry in April 2004, but the marriage was annulled two weeks later. Between 2006 and 2008, he dated his DWTS partner Karina Smirnoff. In 2008, he began dating Broadway dancer Courtney Laine Mazza. Their daughter Gia Francesca Lopez, was born on September 11, 2010. The couple became engaged over the 2011-2012 New Year’s weekend.