'The X Factor's' Simon Cowell: Justin Bieber 'put himself forward to judge'
"He put himself forward to judge some of the episodes," says Cowell.
Cowell can't give too much away, but he says "The X Factor" has plans for a huge A-list star to joint he show. "We had a phone call from someone on the weekend, someone very well known who out of the blue wanted to be a judge on the show. Literally out of the blue, and it's one of the most famous singers in the world," he said.
"The X Factor" will debut in September 2011.
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