After weeks of circulating rumors, Khloe Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez have officially joined The X Factor as co-hosts for the competition’s second season.
“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!!!!” Khloe wrote on her blog. “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. I’m thrilled, overjoyed and of course a little nervous about this new step in my career, and I can’t wait to get started.”
“Alright guys, it’s official…I’ll be hosting @TheXFactorUSA! Looking forward to working with @SimonCowell and the rest of the amazing team,” Mario tweeted.
Mario and Khloe will begin their duties in November.