Is Simon Cowell married? Know his Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts
The creator of America's Got Talent, Simon Phillip Cowell is a known name in the TV reality show industry. He is known to be an honest judge who usually passes blunt and controversial comments. He has judged on the British and American TV talent competition series, American Idol, Pop Idol, The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent, and America's Got Talent.
How did Simon Cowell start his Career?
Cowell initially worked at the EMI Music Publishing on the mailroom. He used to work as a record producer, consultant, and talent scout. Producing the hit British TV show Pop Idol was breakthrough in his life. It was followed by producing a U.S. counterpart called, American Idol. He judged the show along with singer Paula Abdul and producer Randy Jackson. The show produced many great stars, Kelly Clarkson, Ruben Studdard, Fantasia Barrino, Jennifer Hudson, Carrie Underwood, Taylor Hicks, Jordin Sparks and David Cook. He invested in another venture, SYCO tv. It created several hit TV Shows American Inventor, X-Factor, and America's Got Talent. The group also produces records for another artist; it has successfully created records for artists, Leona Lewis and Il Divo.
What is the Net Worth of Simon Cowell?
In 2018, Cowell has an estimated net worth of $550 million. His annual salary is said to be $95 million. Amassing huge fortune as the media mogul, he has bought a mansion in Malibu which is worth $24 million. His personal car collection is jaw-dropping; among all The Jaguar Eagle Speedster is said to be his most visually stunning car.
Is Simon Cowell married? His Personal life
Cowell had a reputation as a womanizer; he surprised everyone when he revealed he has married his long-term partner Lauren Silverman in 2013. The couple shares a son, Eric. Prior, Cowell has been romantically associated with various women. Rumors began to swirl when he flirted with the co-host of American Idol, Paula Abdul. However, both of them confirmed that they were merely friends. Before Silverman, Cowell was engaged to artist Mezghan Hussainy but they broke off their engagement.
How was the Early Life of Simon Cowell?
Born on October 7, 1959, in Lambeth, London to parents Eric Philip Cowell and Julie Brett, Cowell is currently age 58 years. Cowell attended school at Radlett Preparatory School and Dover College. He enrolled at the Windsor Technical College, where he gained GCE in Sociology. After studies, Cowell joined EMI and worked as an assistant to an A&R executive. Undeterred, Cowell signed on as a consultant with BMG Records. He successfully sold more than 150 million records and produced 70 top-charting singles in the UK and United States.
Facts about Simon Cowell
Cowell was one of the Top Entertainers of the Year as per Entertainment Weekly.
He became the Variety's UK Personality of the Year.
He is also a philanthropist, and also has supported many charities.
He loves animals and also cartoons.
Once at the age of 12, he was arrested for pointing a pea gun to a bus driver to take him to a destination.
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