Simon Cowell Celebrity Watchlist

A sharp-tongued British personality whose cutting but often hilariously honest comments have dashed the dreams of countless aspiring singers, Cowell was a successful music producer before being tapped in 2001 to be a judge for Pop Idol, the British reality… (more)

Birth Name: Simon Phillip Cowell

Birth Place: Brighton, England

Profession: TV personality, Music producer

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Watch Louis Tomlinson's Emotional X-Factor Performance Days After Mother's Death

The X Factor UK's December 10th final is still reverberating through the internet today as a video of One Direction's Louis Tomlinson tearfully singing the debut of his song "Just Hold On" is shared with an international audience. One of the most lov… Read more

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Simon Cowell's Reality TV Career by the Numbers
01:19 — The famous reality show judge turns 57. "American Idol" is just one of the 6 talent competition shows Simon's appeared on.
Nicole Scherzinger: Looking a Little Tipsy!
00:38 — We got photos of Nicole Scherzinger leaving Simon Cowell’s 57th birthday bash and it looks like she had one too many drinks.
Ausiello at the TV Guide Emmy After Party: Simon Cowell
01:01 — TV Guide's Michael Ausiello talks to Simon Cowell of "American Idol."|American Idol|Simon Cowell|Michael Ausiello|59th Primetime Emmy Awards
American Idol: Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson Interview
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Nick Cannon Has a Thing for This 90-Year-Old Burlesque Dancer on America's Got Talent

The host broke the rules and hit the Golden Buzzer for Miss Dorothy Williams

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Teenage Cancer Survivor Gets Simon Cowell's Golden Buzzer on America's Got Talent

The prickly judge thinks singer Calysta Bevier is "really special"

Sal Valentinetti, <em>America's Got Talent</em>
America's Got Talent Pizza Delivery Guy Perfectly Channels Frank Sinatra

Sal Valentinetti stole the show…and a kiss from Heidi Klum

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This America's Got Talent Audition Is the Freakiest Thing You'll See This Summer

Heidi Klum is all of us while watching this horrifying sword-swallowing routine

Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Ryan Seacrest, <em>American Idol</em>
Is This Really the Final Season of American Idol?

The stars talk saying goodbye…and a possible reboot

L-R: American Idol Judges Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr.
Every Former American Idol Judge Will Return for Its Final Season

How's that gonna work?


  • Birth Name: Simon Phillip Cowell
  • Birth Place: Brighton, England
  • Profession: TV personality, Music producer

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