Not bad for four days work! Axed Cheryl Cole will receive full 1.2million U.S. X Factor fee

Not bad for four days work! Axed Cheryl Cole will receive full 1.2million U.S. X Factor fee

Not bad for four days work! Axed Cheryl Cole will receive full 1.2million U.S. X Factor fee

1:13 AM on 28th May 2011

Gutted: Simon Cowell has told a friend he feels bad that Cheryl has been sacked from the American version of X Factor

Gutted: Simon Cowell has told a friend he feels bad that Cheryl has been sacked from the American version of X Factor

Harsh: Cheryl came under fire during her first appearance. People said her hair was too big and came under criticism for her choice of clothingHarsh: Cheryl came under fire during her first appearance. People said her hair was too big and came under criticism for her choice of clothing

Harsh: Cheryl came under fire during her first appearance. People said her hair was too big and came under criticism for her choice of clothing

Rivals: There was speculation from the start that Nicole Scherzinger would be a judge on the American show

Rivals: There was speculation from the start that Nicole Scherzinger would be a judge on the American show

Impressed: Chery later wowed with her choice of outfits but she was soon sacked from the show because people were battling to understand herImpressed: Chery later wowed with her choice of outfits but she was soon sacked from the show because people were battling to understand her

Impressed: Chery later wowed with her choice of outfits at Cannes, left, but she was soon sacked from the show because people were battling to understand her

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Nation”s sweetheart: Cheryl could do no wrong on the British version of X Factor and Simon Cowell openly spoke of his fondness for her