via press release:
“THE X FACTOR” REVEALS TOP 12 FINALISTS ON TONIGHT’S SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE
THE JUDGES WILL ELIMINATE FIVE ACTS BY THE END OF THE NIGHT
In tonight’s special extended LIVE two-and-a-half hour episode (8:00-10:30 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), THE X FACTOR ramps up to an explosive new level as the remaining acts take the stage for their last shot at becoming one of the top finalists. Only 12 will remain as the judges have revealed that they will be sending home five acts Tuesday night. Don’t miss this thrilling new episode as each contestant fights to survive in the LIVE competition!
On Wednesday, Nov. 2 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), THE X FACTOR enters a new phase of the competition, in which the Top 12 Finalists from all categories compete against each other for the first time. The finalists will perform not only for the praise of Simon, Paula, L.A. and Nicole, but for America’s votes as well, when the voting lines open immediately after the show. Then on Thursday, Nov. 3 (8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), one of the Top 12 Finalists will be eliminated as results are revealed LIVE.