Simon Cowell, 53, is expecting his first child with a New York socialite called Lauren Silverman it has been confirmed this afternoon.
According to reports Lauren is 10 weeks along with Simon’s child despite technically still being married to one of his friends, real estate agent Andrew Silverman.
A source said: ‘Lauren and Andrew have been unhappy in their marriage for some time, and their divorce has been in the works for a while. As their marriage deteriorated, she and Simon became close.’
While another friend added: ‘Lauren loves Simon, she says that she wants to marry him. And with the baby, she’s going the right way about it! But I think this could be really good for Simon.’
The pair are reportedly been seeing each other for a year and were recently spotted on holiday together in St Barts. Congrats Simon!