Geri Halliwell to spice up 'X Factor'

Updated: Jun 08, 2010, 15:04 PM IST

London: Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell will appear on The X Factor as a guest judge, it has emerged.

The stunner will take over from pregnant Dannii Minogue during the auditions stage of the show.

Cheryl, 26, and Geri will join show boss Simon Cowell, 50, and Irishman Louis Walsh, 57, as they kick off auditions in Glasgow, reports The Daily Star.

Speaking about the show, Geri, 37, said: “I love The X Factor!”

Robbie Williams, 36, is also lined up to be a guest judge.

A TV source said: “Simon asked his celebrity pals to join X Factor and they didn’t need asking twice.

“They’ll all add something new and fresh to the panel.”