Show Boaters is X Factor at sea: 1 job as a cruise ship singer, 10 wannabes


Show Boaters is X Factor at sea: 1 job as a cruise ship singer, 10 wannabes

The decks factor: One lucrative job as a cruise ship singer up for grabs, ten wannabes desperate to win it – cue a battle royal on the high seas!

1:25 AM on 13th August 2011

Left to right: Karl Mullen, Claudia Luke-Taylor, Martin Whiteley, Loretta Odozi, Ross Dixon, Emma Murphy, Adam Humphrey, Gillian Brown, Benjamin Johnson, Ashani Kemp

Left to right: Karl Mullen, Claudia Luke-Taylor, Martin Whiteley, Loretta Odozi, Ross Dixon, Emma Murphy, Adam Humphrey, Gillian Brown, Benjamin Johnson, Ashani Kemp

Contestants were flown to a luxury liner in the Caribbean to do battle

Contestants were flown to a luxury liner in the Caribbean to do battle

Karl lost ten stone after a theatre school rejected him for being too fat

Karl lost ten stone after a theatre school rejected him for being too fat