CHERYL Cole can laugh all the way to the bank - she's just landed a 2.1 million TV deal. The Girls Aloud star, 25, will see her X Factor salary jump from 820,000 to 1.1million next year. The singer will also receive a "golden handcuffs" contract for an extra 1million a year to host other prime time shows on ITV1. A source tells Britain's News of The World, "This is an enormous coup for ITV. Cheryl has major appeal across ages and genders for her beauty and down-to-earth personality. Times are tough in telly land like everywhere else. But the option of bringing someone of Cheryl's calibre into the station is too good to pass up. "They're discussing whether Cheryl should host a chat show. But they also know the void left by Cilla Black's in light entertainment has never really been filled. "Basically, they want her to become the Queen Of ITV." SS Cole is also expected to land a record-breaking 3million deal for a book about her rise to fame and her husband Ashley Cole's affair. "Cheryl's book would be a guaranteed bestseller," a publishing insider said. "Her views on what went on between her and Ashley when he was caught cheating would be explosive." SS Cole is also expected to land a record-breaking 3million deal for a book about her rise to fame and her husband Ashley Coles affair. Cheryls book would be a guaranteed bestseller, a publishing insider said. Her views on what went on between her and Ashley when he was caught cheating would be explosive.