"They talk 100 times a day." PHOTOS: Shocking cheating scandals Cowell's kinship with the Silvermans began innocently enough in 2004 when he befriended the newlyweds at Barbados' Sandy Lane resort.Soon, they were regularly sunning themselves on Cowell's yacht.Cowell's current TV commitments may have made it difficult for him to return to (Left to right) FOX's American Idol judges Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson pse peaceably at the FOX 2002 Summer TCA Tour at the Huntington Ritz Carlton Hotel in Pasadena, CA on Monday, July 22, 2002.Photo credit: Kevin Winter/Image Direct Simon Cowell with a Wilson's leather bag during The 2002 Teen Choice Awards - Backstage Creations Talent Retreat - Day 1 at Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City, California, United States. Cohen/Wire Image)Simon Cowell during Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell, and Christina Christian of American Idol Leave MTV's TRL - August 18, 2002 at Times Square in New York City, New York, United States.Cowell is now engaged to Mezhgan Hussainy, a makeup artist.Simon began his career in the music industry back in 1979, when his father, Eric Cowell got him a job at EMI records. Probab;y thru relationships you learned to let go when you dont see them for a long time, so maybe, you just have your heart programmed that way. You still love him But what if it's the other way around?? It's possible that you could grow to love him, but there aren't any guarantees.
Denise Richards, too, thought Cowell was “a hot piece of ass” – though when the X Factor judge told that they had been on a date in Beverly Hills when Richards was into her last month of pregnancy, she denied it.
He started off working in the mail room, but worked very hard and spent his time learning how the music industry worked.
As exclusively revealed by Us Weekly on July 31, Simon Cowell is expecting a baby with friend Andrew Silverman's estranged wife, Lauren Silverman.
Though the pregnancy came as a surprise, Cowell and Lauren's relationship was much more than a one-night stand. 19 issue of Us Weekly (on stands Friday), a source revealed that the pair had been having an affair since 2009.
"Lauren has loved Simon forever," says a source close to the New York City socialite, mom to 7-year-old son Adam.
As for him, he confessed to having had second thoughts about it.