Last week’s X Factor: Celebrity saw Ricky Lake as the first star to be booted off the show quickly followed by Olivia Olson. Judges Nicole Scherzinger, Louis Walsh and Simon Cowell were given the chance to save either Olivia or Martin and it was the journalist who remained in the competition. However, Martin is certain he won’s last much longer.
There was uproar last weekend when an upset Olivia was sent home by Simon despite impressing with her performance.
And it seems the journalist Martin agrees with many fans at home as he admitted Olivia should have been saved.
The 56-year-old explained he doesn’t think he’ll last much longer and was “upset” over the elimination.
“It was really difficult,” he said. “It was upsetting, she was clearly very, very upset.”
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X Factor: ‘I’ll be out next’ Martin Bashir's exit sealed after 'upsetting' elimination (Image: ITV)
X Factor: Olivia Olson broke down in tears when she was eliminated (Image: ITV)
Martin added to the Evening Standard he thinks Olivia is an “incredible” and “kind” person.
“She’s also a fantastically talented vocalist,” he continued.
“To be perfectly honest, she should’ve gone through.”
Speaking at the Pride of Britain Awards earlier this week, he added to the