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The X Factor: Series 8 - Elimination - 3 (Result)

Dermot returns with the results of this week's public vote. Kelly Clarkson, Professor Green and Bruno Mars all perform live on stage. Dermot reveals that Kitty and Sami are in the bottom two this week and will have perform again in the final showdown. After both girls have perfomed the judges decide to send Sami home tonight.

Episode Info

Episode number: 8x17
Airdate: Sunday October 23rd, 2011
Special Airtime: 08:00 pm
Special Runtime: 60 Minutes

Director: Phil Heyes

  • Currently 8/10
8/10 (1 Vote cast)
Guest Stars
Bruno Mars
As Himself
Emeli Sandé
As Herself
Kelly Clarkson
As Herself
Professor Green
As Himself

Co-Guest Stars
Peter Dickson
voiced Announcer
Main Cast
Louis Walsh
As Judge
Gary Barlow
As Judge
Little Mix
As Themselves
Marcus Collins
As Himself
Misha B
As Herself
Janet Devlin
As Herself
Craig Colton
As Himself
Kitty Brucknell
As Herself
Johnny Robinson
As Himself
The Risk
As Themselves
Sophie Habibis
As Herself
Frankie Cocozza
As Himself


Results time and fighting for the votes are: Tulisa with The Groups: “Rythmix”, and “The Risk”, Louis with The Over 25s: Johnny Robinson, Sami Brookes and Kitty Brucknell, Kelly with The Girls: Misha B., Janet Devlin and Sophie Habibis, and Gary with The Boys: Craig Colton, Marcus Collins and Frankie Cocozza. They wait for their results and Dermot says that Kelly Clarkson, Professor Green and Bruno Mars are going to be the special guests. ..

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Episode Notes
The full voting stats for this week were as follows:-

Janet Devlin: 17.2%
Johnny Robinson: 17.1%
Misha B: 11.8%
Marcus Collins: 11.2%
The Risk: 8.3%
Little Mix: 6.0%
Frankie Cocozza: 6.0%
Craig Colton: 6.0%
Sophie Habibis: 5.8%
Sami Brookes: 5.6%
Kitty Brucknell: 5.0%

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Bruno MarsMarry You / It Will Rain 
Kelly ClarksonMr. Know It All 
Kitty BrucknellThe Edge of Glory 
Professor Green / Emeli SandéRead All About It 
Sami BrookesYou Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman 

Episode Quotes
Gary: Louis is throwing Sami to the dogs!

Other Episode Crew

CreatorSimon Cowell
Executive ProducerNigel Hall  |  Richard Holloway  |  Claire Horton
Warning: The X Factor season 8 episode 17 guide may contain spoilers
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