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Simon Cowell 'plans to revive wrestling on British TV'

1 Mar 2015

TV gossip

Simon Cowell wants to bring British wrestling stars like Big Daddy back to TV screens. The 55-year-old music mogul was a huge fan of the sport as a kid in the 1970s, and would love to see it make a TV return in the UK. An insider told The Sun on…

Simon Cowell: One Direction can go solo

26 Feb 2015

Music gossip

Simon Cowell will let One Direction go solo - as long as they don't split up. The 55-year-old music mogul - who put the group together on 'The X Factor' in 2010 - is happy for Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson to…

Simon Cowell says 'no' to Katie Hopkins on BGT

25 Feb 2015

TV gossip

Simon Cowell would rather "cut" himself "a thousand times" in a bath of "vinegar" than work with Katie Hopkins. The 55-year-old music mogul has utterly refuted suggestions the acid-tongued columnist could join the judging panel of 'Britain's Got…

Simon Cowell has bought a Vespa

23 Feb 2015

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Simon Cowell has splashed out £10,000 on a Vespa. The 'X Factor' boss is reported to have purchased a brand new white scooter to help him get around town while avoiding London's busy traffic. A source told The Sun newspaper: "Si ordered the…

Simon Cowell 'so bored' of Ed Sheeran wannabes

11 Feb 2015

TV gossip

Simon Cowell is "so bored" of people thinking they're the next Ed Sheeran. The music mogul is getting annoyed with wannabe popstars coming on his talent shows and assuming they're going to get the same reception as the 'Thinking Out Loud' hitmaker…

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Simon Cowell collapses after being hypnotised by dog

1 Feb 2015

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Simon Cowell collapsed after being hypnotised by a dog. The 55-year-old music mogul - who stars as a judge on ITV variety show 'Britain's Got Talent'- is reported to have passed out during the auditions stages of the competition after staring into a…

Simon Cowell gives David Walliams a makeover

26 Jan 2015

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Simon Cowell has given David Walliams a makeover for Comic Relief. The 43-year-old comedian - who is a judge alongside Simon, 55, on ITV show 'Britain's Got Talent' - had his face painted by the music mogul to mark the launch of this year's Red Nose…

Simon Cowell's NTA kitten vow

20 Jan 2015

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Simon Cowell will "rescue some kittens" if he wins a National Television Award. The 55-year-old star is up for the Best TV Judge prize at the awards show, which takes place at The O2 in London on Wednesday night (21.01.15) with all winners voted by…

Sarah-Jane Crawford to holiday with Simon Cowell

22 Dec 2014

TV gossip

Sarah-Jane Crawford will join Simon Cowell on holiday. The 29-year-old star - who presents 'The X Factor's spin-off show, 'The Xtra Factor' - will fly out to Barbados on Boxing Day (26.12.14) to join the 55-year-old media mogul, his partner Lauren…

Simon Cowell 'can't watch' One Direction losing

12 Dec 2014

TV gossip

Simon Cowell "can't watch" back the moment where One Direction came third in 'The X Factor'. The music mogul has confessed he still can't believe the beloved boyband - made up of Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik…

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Simon Cowell 'goes clubbing with X Factor contestants'

5 Dec 2014

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Simon Cowell goes clubbing with contestants from 'The X Factor'. The 55-year-old music mogul has returned to the judging panel - alongside Louis Walsh, 62, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, 31, and 39-year-old Mel B - for this year's show, and 'X Factor…

Simon Cowell: People use X Factor for fame

1 Dec 2014

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Simon Cowell has blasted 'X Factor' contestants who use the show for fame. The music mogul has spoken out against people who appear on the show only to go on to compete in other reality series such as 'Celebrity Big Brother' or 'I'm A Celebrity...Get…

Simon Cowell: Cheryl is a great friend

26 Nov 2014

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Simon Cowell says Cheryl Fernandez-Versini is a "great friend". The 55-year-old music mogul laughs when he reads that he and his fellow 'X Factor' judge are at loggerheads and insists they have a very close relationship. Relations between the pair…

Simon Cowell to quit X Factor?

25 Nov 2014

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Simon Cowell has sparked speculation he is leaving 'The X Factor' again. The 55-year-old music mogul - who left the talent show in 2011 to launch the programme in America - only returned this year but could be off at the end of the series because he…

Stevi Ritchie: I want to work for Simon Cowell

24 Nov 2014

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Stevi Ritchie wants to work for Simon Cowell now he has left 'The X Factor'. The loveable singer was voted off the talent show on Sunday (23.11.14) after judges Mel B, Louis Walsh and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini decided to save Andrea Faustini, with…

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X Factor double elimination

22 Nov 2014

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The 'X Factor' will lose another two contestants this weekend. The ITV show has announced that its remaining seven contestants will be whittled down to just five in a double elimination. The act with the least public votes will leave tonight…

Simon Cowell losing his cool with Louis Walsh?

19 Nov 2014

TV gossip

Simon Cowell is reportedly sick of Louis Walsh winding people up. The 'X Factor' boss is said to be questioning Louis' future as a judge after ten years on the ITV talent show because of his affect on fellow mentors Mel B and Cheryl…

Simon Cowell apologises to contestants

18 Nov 2014

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Simon Cowell has apologised to Andrea Faustini and Lauren Platt for his harsh criticism. The 'X Factor' boss slammed the two contestants for their performances on the show on Saturday (15.11.14), but he has now admitted he was just in a bad mood and…

Simon Cowell's X Factor acts don't have his mobile number

17 Nov 2014

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Simon Cowell's 'X Factor' contestants don't have his mobile number. The music mogul is mentoring the Over 25s on this year's show and though one of his hopefuls, Ben Haenow, is happy to call him a friend, he admits he can't contact the 55-year-old…

Simon Cowell setting up dates for Stevi Ritchie

6 Nov 2014

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Simon Cowell is setting up dates for Stevi Ritchie. The 'X Factor' hopeful was ditched by fellow contestant Chloe-Jasmine Whichello after a fling, and now his mentor, Simon Cowell, is helping him to find love. The 34-year-old crooner explained…

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X Factor plan shock elimination

31 Oct 2014

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An 'X Factor' finalist will be booted off the show tomorrow (01.11.14). Head judge Simon Cowell wants to give the remaining contestants a "wake-up call" because he is furious with the poor quality of some performances so warned the acts in a…

Simon Cowell asks Ed Sheeran and Ryan Tedder for advice

28 Oct 2014

TV gossip

Simon Cowell asked Ed Sheeran and Ryan Tedder for advice on 'The X Factor'. The music mogul is reportedly concerned about the poor song choices on the show so asked the 'A Team' hitmaker and the OneRepublic frontman to join a production meeting after…

Simon Cowell called Mel B 'average'

23 Oct 2014

TV gossip

Simon Cowell told Mel B she was "average" looking. The former Spice Girls singer - who has shown off a new shorter hair cut and stylish dresses in her new role as an 'X Factor' judge - was left speechless ahead of the first live show when her fellow…

Stephanie Nala found Simon Cowell's behaviour 'odd'

21 Oct 2014

TV gossip

Stephanie Nala thinks Simon Cowell's behaviour on the live shows was "odd". The former 'X Factor' contestant has admitted that Simon's attack on her singing ability was "odd" and "hard to take" after he was so supportive of her old band, the…

Cheryl Fernandez Versini can't sleep thanks to Simon Cowell

21 Oct 2014

TV gossip

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini gets annoyed with "perfectionist" Simon Cowell's late night phone calls. The 31-year-old 'X Factor' judge revealed that her music mogul boss has been interrupting her beauty sleep with his incessant calls about…