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Simon Cowell

Simon Phillip Cowell (born 7 October 1959) is an English A&R executive, television producer, entrepreneur, and television personality. He is known in the United Kingdom and United States for his role as a talent judge on TV shows such as Pop Idol, The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent and American Idol. He is also the owner of the television production and music publishing house Syco. As a judge, Cowell is known for his blunt and often controversial criticisms, insults and wisecracks about contestants and their abilities. He is also known for combining activities in both the television and music industries, having promoted singles and records for various artists, including television personalities. He was most recently featured on the sixth series of Britain's Got Talent and the first season of The X Factor USA. In 2010, the British magazine New Statesman listed Cowell at number 41 in a list of "The World's 50 Most Influential Figures 2010". Cowell was born in Lambeth, London and brought up in Elstree, Hertfordshire. His mother, Julie Brett (née Josie Dalglish), is a former ballet dancer and socialite, and his father, Eric Selig Phillip Cowell (1918–1999), was an estate agent

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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 >

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 >

- 899 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 >

- 903 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 >

- 909 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 >

- 911 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 >

- 911 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 >

- 912 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 >

- 913 days ago
Simon Cowell -- Scorned Hubby Says Duh, the Warning Signs Were There!

Simon Cowell
Scorned Hubby Says, DUH The Warning Signs were There!

Simon Cowell's relationship with Lauren Silverman was going on right under Andrew Silverman's nose, and he at the very least "kinda knew" what was going on ... this according to friends of the… READ MORE >

- 915 days ago
Simon Cowell -- Get Me Out of This Divorce!

Simon Cowell
Get Me Out of This Divorce!

Simon Cowell is upset ... very upset he's in the middle of what is becoming a bitter divorce between Andrew Silverman and Simon's soon-to-be baby mama Lauren Silverman, and… READ MORE >

- 918 days ago

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