14 Dec 2012
The top three finalists who will move on to the grand finale of Fox TV's "The X Factor" were announced Dec. 13.
The finalists include Broadway singer-actress Carly Rose Sonenclar (mentored by Britney Spears), Fifth Harmony (mentored by Simon Cowell) and Tate Stevens (mentored by L.A. Reid).
In a special two-night grand finale event, the finalists take the stage for their final performance live Dec. 19 beginning at 8 PM ET.
The two-hour live results show will air Dec. 20 at 8 PM ET. Hosts Khloé Kardashian Odom and Mario Lopez will announce which act will be crowned the winner and receive a $5 million recording contract with Syco/Sony Music. The star-studded two-night event will feature special performances from One Direction and rapper Pitbull.