X Factor Celebrity line up: See the contestants set to showcase their singing

The line up of contestants on The X Factor: Celebrity has been confirmed.

14 names have been announced for the new ITV series, which will replace the usual version of The X Factor this year.

The special edition will be hosted by Dermot O'Leary with Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger as judges.

But who are the celebrities on the line up?

Celebrity X Factor contestants

Just like in the usual series, The X Factor contestants are split into categories.

The Unders

Kevin McHale - Actor best known for his role as Artie Abrams in Glee

Olivia Olson - Actress and former child star of Love Actually

Hayley Hasselhoff - Actress and model and the daughter of David Hasselhoff

Megan McKenna - Reality TV personality

Jonny Labey - EastEnders actor

The Overs

Martin Bashir - TV news journalist


Jenny Ryan - The Chase star also known as The Vixen

Victoria Ekanoye - Coronation Street actress

Ricki Lake - American Chat show host

The Groups

V5 - A group made up of social media 'influencers' Sofia, Alondra, Laura, Natalie and Wendii.

Try Star - Sports trio made up of rugby stars Thom Evans, Ben Foden and Levi Davis

Max & Harvey - Teenager pop duo, CBBC and YouTube stars

The Islanders - Former Love Islanders Zara McDermott, Eyal Booker, Wes Nelson and Samira Mighty

Cole and Edwards - Former Strictly Come Dancing pro Brendan and Hollyoaks actor Jeremy have formed a duo.

The exact format for the series has yet to be confirmed but it's rumoured that the contestants will compete for a record deal with the winner releasing an album at the end of the series.

The X Factor's Celebrity special will air on ITV from October.

No exact start date and time has yet been confirmed.