Fall 2011 TV premiere dates

Slideshow posted in Photos | Wednesday, September 14, 2011

95 of 95: 'The X Factor,' Simon Cowell's new singing contest series, is set to debut on FOX on Sept. 21, 2011 and will air on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8 to 9:30 p.m.

Cowell reunites with 'American Idol' alum Paula Abdul, who is one of his co-judges, along with Antonio 'L.A.' Reid and Nicole Scherzinger of the Pussycat Dolls singing group. The four travel the nation searching for undiscovered talent 12 years old or over and the winner of 'The X Factor' is set to win a $5 million recording contract.

(Pictured: Simon Cowell at the Los Angeles taping of 'The X Factor' in 2011.) ( Photo / Ray Mickshaw / FOX)

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