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

Birthday: October 7, 1959, Libra

Profession: TV personality, Music producer

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Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Ryan Seacrest, <em>American Idol</em>

Is This Really the Final Season of American Idol?

Even though American Idol's "farewell season" is underway, the show's stars aren't quite ready to say goodbye to Fox's one-time reality juggernaut. "I'm just in complete denial," judge Keith Urban said Friday at the Television Critics Association win… Read more

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All the ‘American Idol’ Judges Will Return for the Final Season
00:29 — In January “American Idol” will launch its 15th and final season, and all its judges past and present will return to say goodbye, including Simon Cowe (more…)
Heidi Klum On Returning to 'AGT', Working With Simon Cowell
01:10 — At the 2016 UNICEF Ball, Heidi Klum tells Access' Liz Hernandez how she feels about returning to "America's Got Talent," now with Simon Cowell!
Heidi Klum On Returning to 'AGT', Working With Simon Cowell
01:10 — At the 2016 UNICEF Ball, Heidi Klum tells Access' Liz Hernandez how she feels about returning to "America's Got Talent," now with Simon Cowell!

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The SimpsonsJudge Me Tender(Season 21, Episode 23) FXX

In the 21st-season finale, Moe may be destined to join the panel of "American Idol" judges after he discovers a heretofore unknown skill as an arbiter. Meanwhile, Homer's loitering around the house wears on Marge. Simon Cowell, Ellen DeGeneres, Kara DioGua (more…)

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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?

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Simon Cowell Will Replace Howard Stern on America's Got Talent

He's heading back behind the judges' table

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Say It Isn't So! Will Fox Bring Back The X Factor?

Fox is reportedly mulling a revival of The X Factor, which would see Simon Cowell jumping ship from…

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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 affai…

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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…

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  • Birth Name: Simon Phillip Cowell
  • Birth Place: Brighton, England
  • Birthday: October 7, 1959, Libra
  • Profession: TV personality, Music producer