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Wednesday 18th September 2019

Gemma Collins reveals she’d love to be a judge on The X Factor

She reckons she and Simon Cowell would be "best friends"

Gemma Collins has admitted she would love to be a judge on The X Factor.

There have been rumours that the Dancing On Ice star could appear on the spin-off, Celebrity X Factor.

However, Gemma said she thinks she and the show's boss Simon Cowell would be "best friends" if she joined the programme - but as a judge!

Gemma admitted she would love to be a judge on The X Factor (Credit: Timmie / SplashNews.com)

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Speaking to Metro, she said: "I wouldn’t want to take part in it, I would want to be a judge if I was to do it."

When asked if she thinks Simon could manage her antics, Gemma added: "Hell yeah, he’d love it. Me and Simon would be best friends.

"[I’d want to be on it with] the current people, I would be a nice addition."

Earlier this year, Gemma was linked to the show after she drew so much attention on Dancing On Ice.

Gemma said she thinks she and the show's boss Simon Cowell would be "best friends" (Credit: Mark Milan / SplashNews.com)

A source told The Daily Star at the time: "We want big and exciting stars and the GC is popular and we reckon she makes entertaining viewing.

"More important, she can sing."

I wouldn’t want to take part in it, I would want to be a judge if I was to do it.

It's not the only show that Gemma has been linked to recently.

Earlier this month, her fans begged her to sign up to Strictly Come Dancing after she showed off her dancing skills in a video on Instagram.

Gemma knows how to bring the entertainment factor (Credit: Grant Buchanan / SplashNews.com)

The video shows Gemma busting her best moves to Carol Channing's Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend.

The clip appears to be from Gemma's rehearsals for Dancing On Ice alongside her pro partner Matt Evers.

She captioned the post: "Waking into work LIKE have a FABULOUS DAY."

Fans loved the video, with many urging Gemma to go on Strictly next year.

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Waking into work LIKE 😝 have a FABULOUS DAY 💋

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One person said: "Gemma for STRICTLY 2020!!! This needs to happen."

Another wrote: "Please tell me that’s Gorka [Marquez] and you’re going on Strictly," while a third added: "GEMMA!!!!!! OMG #TheGCforStrictly you are a natural."

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