X Factor 2012: Gary Barlow wants to rename the overs to Team GB!

Gary Barlow (X Factor 2012)

Gary Barlow has revealed he HATES the use of the word Overs to describe his category, and instead wants to rename them to Team GB!

We saw Gary pick his finalists in the Over 28s category on the weekend, with Melanie Masson, Carolynne Poole and Kye Sones all making it through to the live shows.

Chatting on Daybreak this morning with his contestants, Gary said he hoped to rename the category.

"These guys have had experience, they've been around longer than 16-year-olds," he explained. "In past years it's become a joke category and I want to change that.

"They are lovely people as well so it’s going to be a real joy this year."

The Take That star also revealed he has warned his acts about the "Death Star" that is the X Factor live studio.

"I call it the Death Star, this building. When you get in there, the lights are spinning, it's like a spaceship," he said on ITV1 this morning.

He explained: "It isn't like doing a show in a pub; everyone's watching, everyone has an opinion. You've got to be focused, you've got to be ready for it."

The X Factor 2012 live shows start this weekend on ITV1.

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