PICTURES! Backstage on The X Factor 2018 ahead of tonight's latest live show

Go backstage at The X Factor 2018 ahead of tonight's latest live show on ITV.

The X Factor's live show continues at 8:35PM on ITV this evening, October 27.

A total of fourteen acts remain in the competition after Armstrong Martins and Olatunji Yearwood became the first to leave in a double elimination last week.

Currently in the Girls category mentored by Simon Cowell are Bella Penfold, Molly Scott, Scarlett Lee and Shan Ako.

In the Boys category mentored by Louis Tomlinson are Anthony Russell, Brendan Murray, and Dalton Andre Harris.

In the Overs category mentored by Ayda Williams are Danny Tetley, Giovanni Spano, and Janice Robinson.

Finally, in the Groups mentored by Robbie Williams are duo Acacia, and Aaliyah, LMA Choir, Misunderstood made up of Stef, and Jeff, and United Vibe made up of Kieran, Jack, Jon, Blaise and Elliot.


This weekend's theme is Guilty Pleasures with all the acts taking on one more song live.

Speaking backstage, Shan said of her upcoming performance: "It's gonna be amazing and you know, I just hope to do you all proud and you the bar was up their, hoping to raise it even higher."

"I'm super excited for tonight and I hope you enjoy it!" added Bella.

Gio said from behind the scenes: "This week I'm even more excited about what I'm doing.. I'm being cheeky, I'm having some fun. I think it's going to be awesome, I think you're all going to be singing along and rocking out with me."

Once more all the acts will sing for the judges before lines open for the viewers to have their say.

ITV has yet to reveal if it'll be another double elimination but at least one act will be heading home in Sunday's results.

Plus, former X Factor winners Little Mix and pop princess Kylie Minogue will be performing.