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Cheryl Cole focusing on her brand

April 16th, 2014 2:20am EDT
Cheryl Cole
Cheryl Cole is focusing on her brand.
The former Girls Aloud singer - who recently revealed she'd be returning to 'The X Factor' as a judge later this year - has been ensuring her brand will get maximum exposure by trademarking her name against all of her products.
Under her Stormflower label she formally applied to the Intellectual Property Office with a list of more than 50 items which include her perfumes, false eyelashes and nails, body shimmers and more unusual products such as toilet water, scalp cream, talcum powder and "fragrant wax for use in potpourri burners".
A source told the D...
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Katie Price defends Simon Cowell's affair

April 15th, 2014 4:20am EDT
Katie Price
Katie Price has defended Simon Cowell's affair with Lauren Silverman.
The former glamour model says the media mogul shouldn't have any "regrets" after he embarked on a relationship with the New York socialite - with who he now has two-month-old son Eric - while she was still married to his friend Andrew Silverman, with who she has son Adam, eight.
In her column for Now magazine, Katie, 35, wrote: " People have affairs for all sorts of reasons - because they're bored, crave taking a risk or want to inject some spice into their life.
"Some can be short lived, some are secrets taken to the gr...
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Simon Cowell has changed with fatherhood

April 14th, 2014 10:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell's perspective in life has been altered after becoming a father.
The media mogul became a dad for the first time earlier this year to two-month-old baby Eric - who he had with girlfriend Lauren Silverman - and his former flame Sinitta, who is the tot's godmother, insists the 'X Factor' boss is "more grounded" now.
She said: "He seems so much more calmer and more grounded. It's stressful being an international star, but Eric has given him something bigger. It has altered his perspective on life, give him a new identity. But no, I don't think he's changed any nappies yet."
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Simon Cowell has 'millions' of regrets

April 12th, 2014 6:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell revealed he has "millions" of regrets, but they don't "eat him up".
The media mogul refused to go into detail, but admitted they include "silly business deals" and people he's "trusted", while insisting he tries not to dwell on the past too much.
Talking about regrets to fellow 'Britain's Got Talent' judge David Walliams for The Sun newspaper's TV Magazine, he said: "Millions, but that's part of life.
"When things go wrong, you own up to your mistakes and don't do it again.
"I'm not going to talk about my biggest regret now, but silly business deals I've done, people I've trust...
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Simon Cowell: Sinitta is a great godmother

April 10th, 2014 4:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell says Sinitta is a "great" godmother to his son Eric.
The 54-year-old music mogul has enlisted his long time pal and former flame as one of his eight-week-old tot's godparents and she has already spoiled him with lots of gifts.
Speaking at the launch of the new series of 'Britain's Got Talent' in London yesterday (04.09.14), Simon told BANG Showbiz: "She's great. She's bought loads of presents round. She's been great, she loves kids."
Simon - whose girlfriend Lauren Silverman gave birth to Eric on Valentine's Day (02.14.14) - revealed he has got a shortlist of other potential go...
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Cheryl Cole will babysit Kimberley Walsh's baby

April 8th, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Cheryl Cole
Cheryl Cole has promised to babysit for Kimberley Walsh.
The Girls Aloud singer, who is expecting her first child with boyfriend Justin Scott, says her 30-year-old pal will be looking after her baby - and should get plenty of babysitting experience when she reunites with new dad Simon Cowell on the set of 'The X Factor'.
She told the latest issue of Closer magazine: "Cheryl has said she'll be babysitting all the time and will have a cot by her bed so the baby can stay over. She'll have plenty of practice being around [Simon's son] Eric this year too. She'll be a doting auntie to my baby by ...
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Fifi Geldof: Peaches is 'gone but not forgotten'

April 8th, 2014 7:20am EDT
Peaches Geldof
Fifi Geldof has paid tribute to her late sister Peaches.
Bob Geldof's eldest daughter has shared her heartbreak over the death of her younger sister, who tragically passed away at her home in Kent, England, yesterday (04.07.14) at the age of 25.
Fifi, 31, shared an old family picture of herself and Peaches as children and captioned it: "My beautiful baby sister ... Gone but never forgotten. I love you, Peaches x (sic)"
Fifi and Peaches are the daughters of Boomtown Rats legend Bob and late model Paula Yates. They have a younger sister, Pixie, 23, and a half-sister, Tiger Lily, who is Paula'...
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Simon Cowell: I was depressed

April 8th, 2014 2:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell has admitted suffering from depression.
The 'X Factor' boss - who has eight-week-old son Eric with girlfriend Lauren Silverman - began going "a bit nuts" last year as his long working hours and life alone began to take its toll on him.
He admitted: "Did a doctor say I was depressed? Yeah. I mean I knew it myself.
"You are always looking for the next high from the show and then actually if you haven't got anyone to share it with per se, or if you haven't got a family around you, you can go a bit nuts."
The 54-year-old media mogul admits he "regrets" embarking on a relationship w...
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Celebrities React To Peaches Geldof's Death

April 7th, 2014 6:03pm EDT
Peaches Geldof
Stars have come out to offer their tributes and prayers to the Geldof family after Peaches Geldof was found dead today at the young age of 25.

Lily Allen, Lorde, and Simon Cowell are among those who have offered condolences to the family. See their words below:

@lilyallen My thoughts are with Peaches' family at this awful time. I hope they get to grieve in peace. Peaches, rest in peace gorgeous girl

— Lily Allen (@lilyallen) April 7, 2014

Peaches! You beautiful thing. Rest with the angels. My thoughts and prayers go out to all that knew and loved you.

— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Mil...
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Simon Cowell wants more children, says Kian Egan

April 6th, 2014 10:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell already wants another child, according to Kian Egan.
The new father - whose partner Lauren Silverman gave birth to his first son Eric in February - apparently told the Westlife singer he was keen to add to his growing family.
Kian told the Daily Star Sunday newspaper: "Simon seemed pretty excited and he told me he wanted to have another child fast. I told him to give him misses time to recover first.
"The thing about Simon is, it's all come as a surprise. Even when he got his dogs he didn't realise how much he would love them.
"I told him to wait until he has a baby and wait un...
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Simon Cowell more creative with son

April 6th, 2014 4:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell has had a burst in creativity since the birth of his son.
The music mogul welcomed his first child Eric with girlfriend Lauren Silverman into the world in February and he's confessed that slowing down on the business front is the last thing on his mind.
He said: "I'm not going to calm down with work! I've got the bug again and I just want to get things going with 'The X Factor'.
"I'm excited about work again, which is a great feeling. Eric has been a big part of that. Having a child gives you perspective and it sparks new ideas and creativity."
The 54-year-old 'X Factor' boss...
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Simon Cowell won't let baby Eric win

April 5th, 2014 6:20am EDT
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell admitted he will be competitive with his son.
The media mogul - whose girlfriend Lauren Silverman gave birth to baby Eric in February - has claimed being a father won't change his winning mentality, and he joked he'd rather teach his boy to "cheat" rather than let him win.
He told the Daily Mail Weekend magazine: "If we were playing Monopoly and you were winning I'd have to tip to the table up because I'd think, 'What's the point in playing if I'm going to lose?' ... I don't know about [letting Eric win]. I think I'll have to teach him to cheat."
Simon, 54, revealed he will pro...
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Sinitta is 'honored' to be Godmother

March 31st, 2014 9:00pm EDT
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Simon Cowell's ex-girlfriend is honored to be his son's Godmother.
Sinitta, who previously revealed she aborted the 'X Factor' boss' baby in the 1980s, is thrilled that the music mogul and his partner Lauren Silverman have asked her to take on the important role in their six-week-old baby Eric's life.
Speaking at the UK premiere of 'Noah' at the Odeon in London's Leicester Square on Monday night (03.31.14), the 'So Macho' singer exclusively told BANG Showbiz: "It feels like a huge honor. He's very, very sweet. I'm gonna do a great job."
Asked if her friendship with Simon is stronger now tha...
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Sinitta to be Godmother to Simon Cowell's son

March 31st, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell's ex-girlfriend is to be Godmother to his son.
The music mogul and his partner Lauren Silverman have asked singer Sinitta - who previously revealed she aborted the 'X Factor' boss' baby in the 1980s - to look after the spiritual welfare of six-week-old Eric.
Posting a photo of herself cradling the baby on twitter, she wrote: "
"Wanted you to be the first (well after my mom and children) to hear about my next, serious new role... Drum roll...
"At Mothers Day lunch with Mom, Magdalena, Zac, @JasonJGale @SimonCowell I was asked to be godmother to Baby Eric!!! X (sic)"
Sinitta - w...
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Simon Cowell names Sinitta as son's godmother

March 31st, 2014 3:20am EDT
Simon Cowell
Former pop star Sinitta will act as godmother to Simon Cowell's baby son.

The So Macho singer, who dated the music mogul in the 1980s and has become one of his closest confidantes, will take on the special role for Cowell's one-month-old son Eric, his first child with Lauren Silverman.

Sinitta took to Twitter.com on Sunday (30Mar14) to post a photo of herself cradling the tot, along with the caption: "At Mothers (sic) Day lunch... I was asked to be GodMother to Baby Eric!!!"

Cowell is godfather to Sinitta's children Magdelena and Zac.
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Simon Cowell doesn't want dogs to be jealous

March 30th, 2014 10:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell doesn't want his dogs to "feel left out" after the birth of his baby boy.
The new father - whose girlfriend Lauren Silverman gave birth to Eric last month - is said to have signed up his two pooches Squiddly and Diddly for a Royal photoshoot with the Duchess of Cornwall's Jack Russell Bluebell for Town & Country magazine.
An insider told the Sunday Mirror newspaper: "Simon doesn't want them to feel left out now he has baby Eric.
"He's glad they're getting some notoriety. They played city dogs and Bluebell was a country dog. They yapped a lot."
Meanwhile, Simon's ex-girlfriends ...
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Carmen Electra is dating clothing mogul

March 27th, 2014 12:20am EDT
Carmen Electra
Carmen Electra is dating clothing mogul Tal Cooperman.
The 41-year-old actress, who enjoyed a brief romance with Simon Cowell last year, admits she is "really happy" with her 30-year-old new boyfriend after being introduced by mutual friends three months ago.
The former 'Baywatch' beauty told E! News: "We are taking it slow and really trying to get to know each other, but so far we are really happy! He's gorgeous and a lot of fun."
A source close to the couple also revealed: "They met about three months ago when a mutual friend introduced them. They hit it off right away.
"The age differen...
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Simon Cowell 'settling into new life'

March 25th, 2014 5:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman are "settling into their new life" with baby Eric.
The couple welcomed their son into the world last month and they're beginning to adapt to parenthood and having a young tot around the house.
A source told E! News: "It's a happy time. They're settling into their new life."
Meanwhile, five-week-old Eric - who was named after Simon's late father - doesn't seem to be giving his parents a difficult job as he's already a "good sleeper".
The source explained: "The baby's doing well, he's very strong. He can already hold his head up! He's not fussy and and he's a...
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Lauren Silverman's ex discusses 'difficult' divorce

March 24th, 2014 4:20pm EDT
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Lauren Silverman's ex-husband has learned about "the importance of family" through her actions.
Andrew Silverman was shocked to find his wife was not only sleeping with Simon Cowell, but pregnant with his baby last year and in his first interview since they divorced, he says it has given him a whole new perspective.
He told the New York Observer newspaper: "It was a very difficult time in my life. I learned a lot, moved forward. My core business has continued to move forward.
"I learned a lot about myself as an individual, the importance of family. My focus has been on my son throughout ...
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Simon Cowell will let Eric be a star

March 22nd, 2014 7:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell is preparing his son for a future in showbiz.
The media mogul - whose partner Lauren Silverman gave birth to Eric five weeks ago - would be happy to encourage his baby's talents from the age of three.
Speaking on US radio, he said: "I would say: 'Do what I do and go behind the scenes'.
"But if he can sing, Lauren and I have agreed that we wouldn't do anything with him until he is at least three years old.
"Lauren is already teaching him how to sing and dance ... Funnily enough the only time I have heard him really cry is when she started to sing!"
Despite recently becoming a fa...
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Simon Cowell introduces son to his mum

March 21st, 2014 3:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell has introduced his mother to his son for the first time.
The 54-year-old music mogul hasn't seen his mum Julie, 88, in months, but he and his girlfriend Lauren Silverman paid her a visit in England earlier this week to introduce her to five-week-old Eric, who was named after her late husband.
A source told the Daily Mirror newspaper: "It was a lovely visit from Simon and Lauren, and Julie was thrilled.
"There were some very emotional moments when she got to hold and touch Eric and his name is obviously very poignant for Julie as her husband Eric died in 1999."
Simon previousl...
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Simon Cowell buys rare car

March 18th, 2014 7:20am EDT
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Simon Cowell has splashed out $1 million on "the most beautiful car in the world.
The music mogul ordered the super-rare Eagle Speedster Jaguar after seeing it on UK TV show 'Top Gear' and is looking forward to having it shipped to the US so he can get behind the wheel.
Tweeting a picture of his new black vehicle, Simon wrote: "I think this may be the most beautiful car in the world. It's made by Eagle. Thank you Henry, Paul and the team."
The car - which is one of just three in the world - was a 1965 Jaguar E-Type but restoration company Eagle brought in expert engineers to improve the bra...
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Simon Cowell offers $1.1 million for rare car

March 18th, 2014 4:10am EDT
Simon Cowell
Music mogul Simon Cowell has offered to buy a rare Jaguar car for $1.1 million (£650,000) after spotting the vehicle on U.K. motoring show Top Gear.

The X Factor boss was enthralled by the Eagle Speedster after watching TV personality Jeremy Clarkson drive the restored 1965 motor in a recent episode, and now he wants the vehicle for himself.

The luxury car collector posted a photo of himself behind the wheel of the sleek black vehicle on Twitter.com, along with the caption, "I think this may be the most beautiful car in the world."

The Jaguar is hand made and just one of three built.

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Simon Cowell buys Aston Martin pram

March 16th, 2014 11:20am EDT
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell has bought his baby an Aston Martin pram.
The media mogul - who, along with his partner Lauren Silverman, welcomed their son into the world last month - has paid £2,000 on the top-of-the range buggy so that Eric can enjoy the same luxuries in life as his father.
A source told The Sun on Sunday newspaper: "Simon is used to enjoying ultimate luxury wherever he goes and of course he wants the same for his son."
The couple bought the pram during a recent shopping trip to Harrods, leading the upmarket department store to sell out of the item - with only 800 models made - which they ...
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Hollywood's Hottest Shirtless Men

March 15th, 2014 8:00pm EDT
Hollywood's Hottest Shirtless Men
Usually it's the women who are objectified in Hollywood, but the men are fair game too! These guys are hard working actors, singers, and athletes who either take time to work out for their six-pack abs or just let nature take its course.

Professional dancers Val and Maskim Chmerkovskiy (pictured above) make sure they're in good shape for "Dancing With The Stars." The two brothers, who were born in the Ukraine, obviously work hard for their physiques.

Some male stars spend a lot of time bulking up at the gym, while others are slim and trim. Check out our gallery of seriously shirtless cele...
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Simon Cowell confirms Cheryl Cole's X Factor return

March 11th, 2014 4:10am EDT
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell has officially confirmed pop singer Cheryl Cole is returning to the judging panel on U.K. talent show The X Factor.

The former Girls Aloud star served as a two-time winning coach on the British programme between 2008 to 2010, and in 2011, she was famously dropped from the first season of the U.S. version of the show after filming just two audition rounds.

For months, speculation has swirled suggesting she would make a comeback on this year's (14) series, and now the music mogul has announced the reports are true.

Taking to Twitter.com, he writes, "It's official. Cheryl is ba...
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Simon Cowell: 'I was born to be a dad'

March 5th, 2014 9:20pm EST
Simon Cowell
Simon Cowell believes he was "born to be a dad".
The 54-year-old star welcomed his first child Eric into the world with his girlfriend Lauren Silverman last month, and he insists he always knew he'd make a good father one day.
Speaking in his first television interview since the birth on February 14, he told 'Extra's Terri Seymour: "I was born to be a dad!"
The music mogul, who has two Yorkshire Terriers Squiddly and Diddly, was reduced to tears when he locked eyes on his son for the first time and he was surprised by the immediate love he had for him.
He explained: "I actually said to Laur...
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Sinitta: I'll never be involved with Cowell again

March 4th, 2014 2:20am EST
Sinitta
Sinitta insists she will never again be romantically linked to Simon Cowell now he has become a father.
The 'So Macho' singer, who is godmother to his newborn son, Eric, his first child with girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, claims their on/off relationship is finally over.
She told OK! Magazine: "The whole are-we-or-aren't-we thing with Simon and I ... Being a bit stuck or hung-up on each other, but not being able to fully commit to each other and equally not being able to fully move on ... In recent times we've finally been able to do that and him having a baby with Lauren certainly stops t...
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Simon Cowell wanted Oscar for One Direction

March 2nd, 2014 10:20am EST
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Simon Cowell is disappointed that One Direction weren't nominated for an Oscar.
The 'Story of My Life' singers - who were mentored by Simon on the 'X Factor' - broke box office records with their documentary 'This Is Us', but failed to receive a nomination from the voting panel and were also left out of the Best Original Song category, and it's 75-track shortlist, for which Simon expected them to be nominated for 'Best Song Ever'.
A source told the Sunday Mirror newspaper: "Simon is disappointed. Some of the tracks on the list are virtually unknown."
Meanwhile, legendary film producer Harve...
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Simon Cowell to be Justin Bieber's neighbor

March 2nd, 2014 6:20am EST
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Simon Cowell is planning to buy a house next door to Justin Bieber.
The 'X Factor' boss is said to be in talks with an estate agent to buy a six-bedroom, £5.4 million home in Los Angeles for his new family, but the house is in the gated community of Calabasas known as 'The Oaks' where the 'Baby' singer is known for throwing wild parties at his own mansion.
A local resident said: "You have to wonder whether Simon's people are even aware that Bieber lives in the neighborhood.
"If he does move here with his family, he should know that the kid is a non-stop menace when he's in residence, throwi...
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