X Factor judge Rita Ora goes wild for Monica Michael
X Factor judge Rita Ora has said it is "so exciting" to welcome back Monica Michael to the ITV singing competition as a wildcard.
The news was announced on ITV2 sister show The Xtra Factor after fellow panellists Simon Cowell, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Nick Grimshaw approved the decision.
Ora said: "What a roller coaster for Monica, but sooo glad to have her back.
A tweet on the official X Factor Twitter account read: "We are VERY excited to announce that this year's #XFactor Wild Card IS...@monicamichaeluk! #XtraFactor."
The X Factor returns for the first of the live shows this Saturday.