Khloe Kardashian’s stint on “The X Factor (US)” may be a short-lived one. Words on the street are, the reality TV star is fired from the singing competition series after hosting the show’s second season with Mario Lopez. “They are asking Mario to come back, but not Khloe,” a so-called insider tells New York Post.
However, FOX and the show’s producers insist it’s too early to say who will return or not to the third season. “The producers have not yet made the talent decisions for this year,” a representative for “X Factor” says in a statement.
Khloe was tapped to co-host “X Factor” season 2 with Mario despite her lack of hosting experience. L.A. hosting expert Marki Costello tells NY Post that watching the sister of Kim Kardashian with Mario on the show “made me, as a viewer, almost uncomfortable,” because “she doesn’t know what she is doing.”