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Simon Cowell

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Simon Cowell was born in Lambeth, London and brought up in Elstree, Hertfordshire. He is the son of Julie Cowell (née Josie Dalglish), a ballet dancer, and Eric Selig Phillip Cowell, a music industry executive. Simon started his career in the music industry working in the mailroom at EMI Music Publishing. He worked as a record producer, talent scout and consultant within the music industry before becoming a judge on the hit British TV show Pop Idol and its U.S. counterpart, American Idol. Cowell's scathing comments were famous during his 10 seasons as a judge on American Idol.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Simon Cowell -- Marriage Talk Makes Me LMAO

Simon Cowell
Marriage Talk Makes Me LMAO

Simon Cowell might be over the shock of becoming a father, at 53, but his reaction to possibly getting married on top of that is down right hysterical -- as in ... "HAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!"Simon called… READ MORE >

Simon Cowell -- 'I'm Gonna Be a Good Dad'

Simon Cowell
'I'm Gonna Be a Good Dad'

Simon Cowell tells TMZ ... he knows he's going to be a "good dad" -- but there's just one problem, SC admits he's clueless when it comes to shopping for a kid. Simon hit up Planet Dailies LA at… READ MORE >

- 1052 days ago
Simon Cowell -- PDA with Preggo Baby Mama Lauren Silverman

Simon Cowell
PDA with Preggo Baby Mama

Simon Cowell was being smothered by his pregnant baby mama Lauren Silverman in public during a beach trip in St. Tropez this week ... which means one of two things. 1) Simon has finally come to… READ MORE >

- 1061 days ago
Simon Cowell & Lauren Silverman -- No More Hiding

Simon Cowell & Baby Mama
No More Hiding

Simon Cowell, Lauren Silverman and their unborn spawn are making it official ... stepping out together for the first time IN PUBLIC since news of their relationship broke. The pic was snapped in… READ MORE >

- 1065 days ago
Simon Cowell -- 'I'm Proud to Be a Dad'

Simon Cowell
BRING ON THE KID 'I'm Proud to Be a Dad'

Simon Cowell is finally coming to terms with fatherhood ... saying he feels "good" about the fetus growing inside Lauren Silverman ... and adding, "I'm proud to be a dad."Cowell made the comments… READ MORE >

- 1069 days ago
Simon Cowell's Baby Mama Lauren Silverman SETTLES Divorce

Simon Cowell
Baby Mama Lauren Silverman Settles Divorce

The path is clear for Simon Cowell, because TMZ has learned his baby mama, Lauren Silverman just settled her divorce with Andrew Silverman.Sources connected to the case tell TMZ ... the settlement… READ MORE >

- 1075 days ago
Lauren Silverman -- I Will Never Leave My Son for Simon Cowell

Lauren Silverman
I Will Never Leave My Son for Simon Cowell

Lauren Silverman is pissed because she believes that her estranged hubby's friends are talking crap on her to TMZ, and what they are saying is a pack of lies, this according to close friends of… READ MORE >

- 1077 days ago
Simon Cowell -- Babies Can't Hold Me Down, I'm on a Boat!

Simon Cowell
Babies Can't Hold Me Down I'm on a Boat!

No fetus is gonna slow Simon Cowell's roll -- the "X Factor" judge is still partying his ass off on a yacht in the French Riviera ... with bikini-clad women ... while his pregnant baby mama is… READ MORE >

- 1077 days ago
Lauren Silverman -- Massive Cover-Up

Lauren Silverman
Massive Cover-Up

Lauren Silverman has a lot to hide --- if you believe her soon-to-be ex-husband Andrew Silverman – and she was true to form Saturday on the beach in the Hamptons. Lauren hit the sand wearing… READ MORE >

- 1078 days ago
Simon's Baby Mama Lauren Silverman -- Custody or California ... Choose One

Simon's Baby Mama
Custody or California ... Choose One

Simon Cowell's baby mama Lauren Silverman is playing “LET'S MAKE A DEAL” with estranged hubby Andrew Silverman -- and door number 1 is custody … door number 2 is living with… READ MORE >

- 1079 days ago

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