Simon Cowell, 62, hit the red carpet alongside with his mini-me son, Eric, 8, at the finale of The United States’s Bought Talent on Sept. 13! The daddy-son duo had been joined by Simon’s handsome fiancée and Eric’s mother, Lauren Silverman, 45, as they posed for a household list. Simon opted for his staple dark t-shirt and jeans, whereas Lauren shined in a maroon one-shoulder gown. Eric modified into once informal esteem his dad in a blue polo by Lacoste, blue jeans, and white Nike sneakers.
The proud father is identified for his fearless persona, but when he spoke to American Idol alum, Kelly Clarkson, 40, about his son abet in Would possibly per chance fair 2021, he revealed that fatherhood modified him. He told The Kelly Clarkson Existing host, “After I lost my folk, I undoubtedly felt, Kelly, I’d by no come feel that form of treasure for anyone ever all over again. I thought that modified into once it … till I saw the scan of him for the first time.” He added that he would call Eric “Tad” earlier than he modified into once even born as a end result of he looked esteem “a limited bit tadpole.” Simon additionally told Kelly that his existence is now unimaginable with out his boy. “Now I staunch can’t factor in my existence with out him. He’s the most astonishing factor that ever took location to me. I esteem him,” the AGT host said.
Eric and his celeb dad are so shut that they’re even engaged on a series of younger folk guide together! Simon took to Instagram on February 24, 2020, to screen their guide deal with Hachette Children’s Crew. He captioned the post, “Hey all people. I desired to fragment one thing thrilling my son Eric and I if truth be told were engaged on. I’d are looking to introduce to you #WISHFITS. To initiate with, we have launched a seven guide take care of @hachettekids this day.” Their guide series will consist of animals which have “developed in a uncommon and astonishing manner, combining two a bunch of species to kind hybrid animals with very obvious traits!”
The daddy-and-son guide deal provides one other impressive title to Simon’s resume, as he is already the creator of The X Ingredient and Bought Talent TV franchises. The 62-year-veteran is most identified for being a think on the hit TV opponents American Idol, which he regarded on from 2002 to 2010. After eight long years, Simon decided to go the enlighten and focal point on his a bunch of initiatives. Aid in 2019, the notorious TV think told HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY about his reasoning for leaving the hit TV enlighten. “How are you going to articulate, ‘That you can’t be a superstar [because of your age],’” Simon said. “And I learned the word ‘Idol’ unfriendly to be appropriate with you. And why isn’t a 35-year-veteran as gigantic as an 18-year-veteran? I staunch got to the purpose the put right here just isn’t real, which is why I tear on [to the United States’ version of The X Factor and then finally America’s Got Talent].”
Since then, Simon has been busy on his enlighten, AGT, and a bunch of initiatives. Nonetheless he has additionally been targeted on his loving household, which all started when he met his fiancée, Lauren, in 2004. Severely, Simon modified into once guests with Lauren’s ex-husband, Alexander Silverman, earlier than their divorce in 2013. Simon and Lauren got engaged in January of this year, 13 years after dating. The 45-year-veteran welcomed her first limited one with Simon on February 14, 2014, a pair of year after her split from Alexander. She is additionally a mother to a son named Adam Silverman, 16, who she had alongside with her first husband.