'X Factor' Season 3: Simon Cowell reboots the competition again with new prize, judges, approach

It was a humbler Simon Cowell who took the stage at TCA's summer press tour to tout Season 3 of "The X Factor" on FOX. Seated with new judges Kelly Rowland and Paulina Rubio, returning judge Demi Lovato and host Mario Lopez, Cowell addressed the lessons he's learned so far and why he believes the show has finally found its groove."I felt like what we were doing was similar to what everyone else was doing," Cowell says, reflecting on the second season (and, it was implied, the addition of Britney Spears to the panel). "I had this impatience to get on to Season 3 so we could do what I wanted to do.""It just felt like all the shows, the judging panels were beginning to look the same," he adds. "[Finding new judges] was really about, 'How passionate are you about doing this job properly? Working with the artists and finding a star in the...



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