11:29am PT by Michele Amabile Angermiller
Britney Spears 'Definitely' Returning to 'X Factor' (Video)
X Factor judge Britney Spears has revealed she's more than willing to return to the Fox franchise next season.
When Spears was asked at a party for X Factor's finalists (via Too Fab) whether she would continue her reported $15 million gig, the pop star didn’t hesitate in response, saying: "Yes, I definitely will."
The aspiring novelist has taken a shine to mentoring her Teens category, and on the red carpet, told media outlets including CNN that the show's contestants are like her "little children."
"They are so young," she said. "When you see them do so well, my heart is out there with them, and it’s a really hard decision. It’s just such a hard thing to do."
Watch the interview below: