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Denied: Will Smith NOT Joining 'X Factor'

January 11, 2011 (8:22 am) GMT
According to the actor/singer's representative, Smith is not going to sit down with Simon Cowell for the TV show.

A spokesperson for has blasted reports the Hollywood star has signed up to judge 's U.S. version of TV talent show "". The Independence Day star was rumoured to have inked a deal with the British music mogul to join the panel of experts on the show, but a representative for Smith has spoken out to address the speculation, telling Gossip.Com there is "no truth" to the story.

A number of stars have been tipped for X Factor roles - , and have all been linked to the show, which kicks off in September. Cowell has yet to confirm his official line-up of judges, but insists there will be big names.

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