Simon Cowell


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  • Birth Name: Simon Phillip Cowell
  • Birth Place: Brighton, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/07/1959, Libra
  • Profession: TV personality; music producer
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Simon Cowell: I "Regret" Affair with Lauren Silverman

Simon Cowell says he isn't proud of how his relationship with Lauren Silverman started — as an affair with the wife of one of his best friends — but he says being a father has changed his life for the better.

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American Idol: Is This the Most Boring Group of Contestants Ever?

Let me start by saying that all the contestants on Season 13 of American Idol seem like truly lovely people. And also that I'd rather watch the green paint dry on that house in True Detective than sit through another 11 weeks of performances from this crew.

And apparently, I'm not alone. Idol's ratings have (once again) been in steady decline this season and hit an all-time low a couple of weeks ago with the Feb. 20 episode. Granted, the show faced stiff competition early on this year from the Winter Olympics, but its post-Olympics numbers remain languid.

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Simon Cowell: "I Was Born to Be a Dad"

Simon Cowell has quickly adapted to fatherhood.

Less than a month after his girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, welcomed their son Eric, the former American Idol judge tells Extra that he was "born to be a dad."

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Year Title Description
2013 One Direction Movie, Producer
2011 The X Factor USA TV Show Series, Judge
2011 The X Factor USA TV Show Series, Executive Producer
2011 The X Factor TV Show Series, Judge
2011 The X Factor TV Show Series, Executive Producer

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The Voice: Our Top 6 Picks to Replace CeeLo Green

Those outfits! Those wigs! Those ... pets?! There are plenty of reasons why CeeLo Green (and Purrfect the cat, and Lady the bird) are irreplaceable on The Voice. But, like it or not, NBC will soon have to start searching for the next music superstar to fill Green's big red chair this coming fall on the heels of his exit from the highly rated singing competition.

CeeLo Green not returning to The Voice

So who should fill the "Forget You" singer's bedazzled, one-of-a-kind shoes? We round out six great candidates... read more

Simon Cowell Welcomes Baby Boy

Simon Cowell's girlfriend Lauren Silverman gave birth to a son on Friday. The couple named him Eric, after Cowell's father.

Olympics: The most memorable moments

"Lauren in great shape. Thanks for all of your kind messages," Cowell, 54, shared on Twitter.

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Is Nicole Scherzinger Leaving The X Factor U.K.?

Less than a week after Simon Cowell announced his return to the U.K. version of The X Factor, Nicole Scherzinger has reportedly quit, according to The U.K. newspaper The Sun.

Fox cancels The X Factor as Simon Cowell departs for X Factor U.K.

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Fox Cancels The X Factor as Simon Cowell Departs for X Factor U.K.

Fox has canceled The X Factor as Simon Cowell has departed for The X Factor U.K., the network announced Friday.

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American Idol: Why We're Just Wild About Harry

American Idol has recaptured its magic, and Harry Connick Jr. is responsible for casting the spell. read more

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