Simon Cowell is hilarious, honest and really pretty handsome. He's one of our favorite TV personalities.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Simon Cowell is banking heavily on The X-Factor. He left American Idol in order to bring this competition to the States.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Simon Cowell and Britney Spears teaming up on The X Factor? We have our doubts too, but should be wild to watch.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Don't expect Simon Cowell to go anywhere any time soon. The judge is too important to the ratings of American Idol.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman earlier this year - well before it was revealed that she is carrying his child.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
So much for this X Factor panel. It only lasted one season as a group before Simon Cowell made major changes.
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
The X Factor crew poses for a promotional photo for Fox here. Which is your favorite judge?
Rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Shania Twain is seated next to the American Idol judges you know and love in this shot from season nine.
Rating: 4.8 / 5.0

Simon Cowell Biography

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Born
Birthplace
Simon Phillip Cowell
Full Name
Brighton, East Sussex, England

Simon Cowell Quotes

It was a little bit like Chihuahua trying to be a tiger.

Simon Cowell [following David Archuleta's attempt to sing a Chris Brown song]

I’d pack your suitcase.

Simon Cowell [to Jason Castro, after the former sung "I Shot the Sheriff"]