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Geri Halliwell Storms Off Simon Cowell's Show After Being Booed

June 11, 2010 (9:51 am) GMT
The former Spice Girls star reportedly left 'The X Factor' judges' table during filming after failing to charm members of the live audience at an audition in Glasgow, Scotland.
Geri Halliwell Storms Off Simon Cowell's Show After Being Booed

Singer stormed off 's U.K. TV talent contest "" after she was booed for making harsh comments as a guest judge. The former star agreed to appear on the series' judging panel at an audition in Glasgow, Scotland on Wednesday, June 9, filling in for pregnant pop star .

But she failed to charm members of the live audience and was roundly jeered after criticizing the wannabe pop stars trying out on-stage. Halliwell appeared upset over the crowd's reaction and was spotted leaving the judges' table during filming, with Cowell following her backstage.

An insider tells Britain's Daily Star, "It all started off well for Geri and then she blew it. She was quite mean. Even the other judges were a bit taken aback by some of her comments. She even outdid Simon Cowell. Some people were saying, 'Thank God she's only a stand-in'."

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