Tim Stack
September 23, 2010 AT 08:36 PM EDT

Now that Fox has offically announced the new judges for American Idol, Internet rumors have been swirling about who will be chosen to judge Simon Cowell’s upcoming U.S. adaptation of X-Factor. While some reports have mentioned Dancing with the Stars winner Nicole Scherzinger and British pop star Cheryl Cole as potential candidates, Simon Cowell’s publicist denies those rumors saying it’s “much too early” and there have been “no decisions made” regarding the judging panel.

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