PICTURES! The X Factor 2012 finalists revealed!

Lucy Spraggan

The X Factor 2012 final 12 acts have been revealed tonight, as we head in to the first live show!

Tonight the X Factor judges each unveiled their choices for the X Factor 2012 UK, as each judge picked three acts in their category to progress through to the finals.

There were, as usual, some shocks and surprises, as Rylan Clark made the cut ahead after originally only scraping through at bootcamp.

But following yesterday's judges' houses performances, the final decisions have been made, and the judges have got to stick to them!

Browse pictures of The X Factor UK 2012 finalists below...

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