The X Factor UK 2016 returns to the small screen for its most anticipated season to date. Thus, it is best to be ready for its premiere on August 27.

The number 13 might be an unlucky number. However, the X Factor UK 2016 could see its biggest and most successful season this time around. Indeed, anticipation for the 13th season is rife following the announcement of several changes to the show. Thus, everyone is optimistic about the modifications. Moreover, everyone seems to be looking forward to its premiere.

Get ready for the X Factor UK 2016!

Time and Date

The show starts at 8 p.m. on ITV for both dates this coming weekend, the 27th and 28th. Thus, make sure to set the clock and prepare snacks. If the television is out of reach, check out the live stream option at this link.

Season 13 Judges and Host

Sadly, the show bade goodbye to three of its judges from last season. Apparently, the change hopes to recapture the good old days when the show was big among UK audiences. Thus, the latest panel offers familiar faces who could help make viewers feel at home once again. Moreover, they are certain this season would be better than before. By the way, even this year’s host is a blast from the past.

Latest Revamp of Spin-Off Show

The Xtra Factor welcomes new hosts Rylan Clark-Neal and Matt Edmonson. The spin-off show will telecast live from the very start.

Contestants of the X Factor UK 2016

Aside from the judges and host, anticipation is also high for the contestants of season 13. According to the Mirror, the X Factor chiefs are intent on keeping this information a secret. However, earlier reports revealed the Dublin auditions offered a promising look into the talent audiences can look forward. The tryout of Mark Irwin who happens to be a close friend of a One Direction star wowed the judges.