Simon Says Back Off: The Latest on Cowell’s Paternity Problem


When news broke this week that Simon Cowell is reportedly expecting a child with Lauren Silverman, who happens to be his friend Andrew's wife, one of the first questions on everyone's mind was whether or not he'd step up to the plate and be a father to the child. As cool and calm as he always appears on his hit TV shows, Simon, 53, addressed the issue of his impending fatherhood head on with the media Thursday during Fox's Television Critics Association panel for "The X Factor."