DALLAS, Nov 6, 2012/ — On Wednesday, Nov. 7 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), THE X FACTOR heats up as the finalists, with the help of their mentors, take the stage once again.
But this time, it will be up to America, as well as the judges, to decide who moves forward in the competition. And on Thursday, Nov. 8 (8:00-9:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), after One Direction’s performances, hosts Khloé Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez will reveal the results of America’s votes.
THE X FACTOR has assembled a talented team of today’s leading industry experts to help the contestants look and sound their best each week. The team includes fashion designer Marina Toybina, celebrity hairstylist Dean Banowetz, supervising producer and supervising choreographer Brian Friedman, world acclaimed vocal producers & song writers Savan Kotecha, Autumn Rowe, Eddie Serano, the Underdog’s Harvey Mason and Damon Thomas and recording artists Boyce Avenue. These experts work one-on-one with each act as they prepare their performances with their mentors.
Supervising Producer and Supervising Choreographer: Brian Friedman
Entrepreneur, Artist and Trendsetter, Brian Friedman is one of today’s hottest Directors for today’s most popular concert tours, music videos, television shows, commercials, and films. His Creations, Moves and Style are beyond grande, graceful, and captivating, which makes him a true living legend in the entertainment industry.
Friedman has Directed and or Choreographed some of the most popular and groundbreaking music videos and performances such as Britney Spears “Toxic” and “Slave 4 U”, “My Love Is Like Wo” by Mya, “The One” by PRINCE, *NSYNCs “Dirty Pop”, and many more for such artist as Justin Bieber, Beyonce, Mariah Carey, Usher, Pink, Ne-Yo, Brittany Murphy, Christina Aguilera, Nicole Scherzinger, The Wanted, Carly Rae Jepsen, Karmin and Rihanna.
Friedman has received The Industry Voice Award for Best Choreography in a music video for Britney Spears “Till The World Ends” as well as having been nominated for 4 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 Music Video Production Awards and 5 American Choreography Awards.