Nicole Appleton Joins X Factor For Judges Houses
All Saints star is first 'helper' named for crunch stage of talent show...
All Saintsstar will be seen joining Louis Walsh with his hopefuls in St Tropez, France - where she'll help him whittle down the boys category.
Nicole, who recently split from hubby Liam Gallagher, is the only helper to be named so far, although Gary Barlow has ruled out an appearance from Robbie Williams.
But the Take That star did promise somebody "equally exciting", and last year it was Cheryl Cole who came to his aid.
We told you earlier today how show boss Simon Cowell is reportedly having a baby boy.