Veteran music producer Simon Cowell will be joining the fourth season of Israel’s version of the singing competition, “The X-Factor”. Cowell created the original version of the show in his home country, U.K. He became a judge for the first seven seasons, before starting in the U.S. This is his first time to judge in a country outside of the U.K. and U.S. In an interview, Cowell said that through the show, he has found amazing talents from many different places around the world. He added that he is excited to see what Israelis have to offer.