Simon Cowell

  • Simon Cowell to quit as judge on 'Britain's Got Talent'? June 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: TV mogul Simon Cowell may quit as a judge on 'Britain's Got Talent', fears fellow judge and singer Alesha Dixon. After Collabro, a five-piece boyband, won this year's series of the hit show, Dixon, 35, fears that Cowell will now walk out on the series and won't return in...
  • 'Britain's Got Talent' judge Simon Cowell wants a daughter June 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell's friend Sinitta says he is keen to have a daughter, a younger sister for his three-month-old son Eric. The 54-year-old music mogul and girlfriend Lauren Silverman welcomed son Eric into the world in February, but his friend and former girlfriend Sinitta says that the 'X...
  • Simon Cowell tweets the photos of a rare car he offers to buy March 18, 2014

    London: Media mogul Simon Cowell has offered to buy a rare Jaguar car for USD 1.1 million after spotting the vehicle on the motoring show Top Gear. The 54-year-old 'X Factor' boss was impressed by the Eagle Speedster after watching TV personality Jeremy Clarkson drive the restored model in...
  • Snapshot: First pictures of Simon Cowell's adorable two day old son February 17, 2014

    He is one proud man. Simon Cowell, posted gorgeous black and white pictures of two day old son Eric. Posing with the new born, Cowell looked tired but at peace. He also posted a picture of girlfriend and his son's mother Lauren Silverman along with the baby and captioned it...
  • Simon Cowell, Lauren Silverman welcome their baby son on Valentine's Day February 15, 2014

    Los Angeles: A spokeswoman for Cowell says he and socialite Lauren Silverman welcomed their baby son early Friday evening, Valentine's Day, in New York. The spokeswoman, AnnMarie Thomson, says the infant weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and is named Eric, after Cowell's father. Cowell, of 'American Idol' and 'The X Factor' fame,...
  • Leona Lewis to sing her hit ballad 'Happy' at Simon Cowell's wedding? December 31, 2013

    London: Singer Leona Lewis has revealed she would probably performing her hit ballad 'Happy' at Simon Cowell's wedding because it is one of his favourite songs. The music mogul recently claimed he would have all his acts perform when he weds girlfriend Lauren Silverman and his 'X Factor' protegee - who...
  • Simon Cowell to invite ex-girlfriends to his wedding December 22, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell is planning to invite his ex-girlfriends to his wedding. The 54-year-old and baby mama Lauren Silverman, 36, are secretly planning to wed over the holidays and he wants his former girlfriends to attend the occasion, reports showbizspy.com. "Simon has told Lauren that his exes will always...
  • I let down a friend: Simon Cowell on Silverman affair December 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell says he 'let down' his friend Andrew Silverman when he had an affair and fathered a child with his then-wife Lauren. Cowell's girlfriend, who is pregnant with his son, was married to his friend Andrew when they got together. Even though the 'X Factor' boss...
  • One Direction may split in future: Simon Cowell November 24, 2013

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell feels that members of One Direction band might eventually part ways and follow independent careers. The band, comprising Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan, came together after participating in Cowell's singing reality show 'The X Factor' in 2010 and reached heights...
  • Simon Cowell drove $1.7m car just twice in 3 years November 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell has driven his Bugatti Veyron worth $1.7 million twice in three years. Cowell splashed out on the vehicle in 2010 after falling in love with it when he spotted it in a showroom in Beverly Hills, California, but he only decided to part with his...
  • Being 'useless' in school helped Simon Cowell November 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell says being 'useless' in school and pure 'luck' brought him fame and fortune, but the comment has left people angry. The 54-year-old, who has netted £200 million with hit shows like 'The X Factor', said in a radio interview: "I didn't work hard when I...
  • Music mogul Simon Cowell to convert to Judaism? November 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell will reportedly convert himself to Judaism before he ties the knot with Lauren Silverman. The 'X Factor' boss, who was raised a Roman Catholic, pledged a whopping 100,000 pounds in support of the Israeli army at a plush gala for the Friends of the Israel...
  • Simon Cowell to name son Simon November 5, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell has revealed that he wants to name his firstborn after himself, reports contactmusic.com. His girlfriend Lauren is pregnant with his child and the couple is expecting a boy. "My number one choice is Simon because I like the name," Cowell said. The 54-year-old also said that his...
  • Simon Cowell to quit smoking for his child November 5, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell may give up smoking for baby Lauren Silverman. He made the confession on the 'Arsenio Hall Show', televised here. Cowell, 54, has vowed to give up the nicotine in time for the birth of his baby with US socialite Silverman. The show's host Arsenio teased the...
  • Simon Cowell to leave US 'X Factor'? November 2, 2013

    London: Simon Cowell could be set to leave US 'X Factor' since it will need a lower budget as its ratings has dropped and the media mogul's rates are too high. The 54-year-old is a judge on the singing contest, but he could be planning to leave the show since...
  • Not brilliant with babies: Simon Cowell October 30, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell, set to become a father for the first time, has admitted that he is not good with babies, but will make a good adviser to his son. Simon's girlfriend Lauren is pregnant. The couple is expecting a boy, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "I'm not brilliant with babies. I...
  • Demi Lovato not afraid of 'The X Factor' co-judge Simon Cowell October 21, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Demi Lovato says she is not afraid of making her 'The X Factor' co-judge Simon Cowell angry with her witty comments. Asked on the show if she is worried about making Cowell, 53, angry, Lovato, 21, said: "I don't really know for sure and I don't really care...
  • Simon Cowell, Walsh have murdered music: Sinead O'Connor October 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Irish singer Sinead O'Connor has held music mogul Simon Cowell and music reality show judge Louis Walsh responsible for 'murdering music'. O'Connor appeared on 'The Late Show' Friday to address an ongoing feud with young singer Miley Cyrus, but instead she targeted Cowell and his flagship show 'The X...
  • Simon Cowell takes Lauren Silverman to work September 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell is making sure he doesn't leave his pregnant partner Lauren Silverman, alone at all. He recently took her on the set of his reality show 'America's Got Talent'. Lauren is expecting her first child with Simon and the couple has become inseparable now, reports dailymail.co.uk. She...
  • Simon Cowell embarrassed by contestant on 'The X Factor' September 19, 2013

    Los Angeles: A contestant on the American singing reality show 'The X Factor' failed to recognise music mogul Simon Cowell thus leaving him embarrassed. The incident took place during the Denver, Colorado auditions for the show when contestant Yosselin Marquez bluntly asked Cowell who he was. Though Marquez's performance ended up...
  • 'Surreal', Simon Cowell says seeing baby scan September 4, 2013

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell recently saw a scan of his yet-to-be-born baby and he has called the experience "surreal". Cowell is expecting his first child with New York City socialite Lauren Silverman, who is due to deliver the baby next February, reports people.com. "You literally see this thing which is...
  • Sinitta Malone and Jackie St. Clair leave Simon Cowell in a fix September 2, 2013

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell is reportedly in a fix after two of his ex-girlfriends - Sinitta Malone and Jackie St. Clair - expressed their desire to be the godmother of his unborn child with Lauren Silverman. Lauren is expecting her first child with Simon and both the ladies want to...
  • Simon Cowell is a big old softie, says Sharon Osbourne August 27, 2013

    London: Singer Sharon Osbourne says music mogul Simon Cowell is a good man and that he is a soft person at heart. Osborune and Cowell share the judges' panel on British reality show 'The X Factor'. "He's a good man. He was the first person to contact me when my son Jack...
  • Lauren Silverman wants to marry Simon Cowell August 16, 2013

    New York: Socialite Lauren Silverman, who is through with her divorce from Andrew Silverman, reportedly wants to marry music mogul Simon Cowell. Lauren is expecting Simon's baby and is said to be 11 weeks pregnant. She is very happy and is now looking forward to start a new life with him,...
  • Bird droppings part of pre-Oscar beauty treatment February 22, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hollywood stars wanting to look their best for Tinseltown's biggest night of the year are being offered beauty treatments ranging from the lavish to plain loony such as $250,000 black diamond nail varnish and bird excrement facials. The Academy Awards on February 24 are almost as much about fashion...
  • Placenta pills, oxy shots: 2012's worst science abuse December 28, 2012

    London: Pop guru Simon Cowell carries pocket-sized inhalable oxygen shots, America's 'Mad Men' actress January Jones favours dried placenta pills, and British soap star Patsy Palmer rubs coffee granules into her skin. Celebrities rarely shy away from public peddling of dubious ideas about health and science, and 2012 was no exception. In...
  • Oprah voted world's highest paid celebrity August 28, 2012

    Los Angeles: Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has been voted the world's highest paid celebrity after banking $165 million in the past year. She has left behind directors Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg in a survey by Forbes magazine. The news comes just days after she was listed as the 11th...
  • Judges, not contestants get the cash on TV shows May 18, 2012

    Los Angeles: Time was when TV talent shows set out to turn wannabes into stars. These days? Not so much. It's the celebrity judges who are raking in the cash and using TV contests not only as a way to re-launch a fading career, but to further boost a thriving...
  • Simon Cowell is too busy to marry October 1, 2011

    London: TV mogul Simon Cowell insists he and his fiancee Mezhgan Hussainy haven't got married yet because he is too busy working. The 51-year-old is busy working on his TV sitcom 'The X Factor' and says his attention has been focused on making his new project a success rather than think...
  • Cowell sued by 'X Factor' contestants August 10, 2011

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell is facing legal action over allegations that he caused "mental anguish" to a pair of contestants who tried for the US version of music reality show "The X Factor". Hyman Marks, 86, and his son Stephen, 54, are suing Cowell over claims that their audition was...