Simon Cowell’s work load just got heavier. The “X Factor” judge is expecting a baby with the Lauren Silverman, the wife of his close friends, Andrew Silverman, a real estate mogul from New York City, Us Weekly reported on July 31.
This marks the first child for Cowell, and the news is definitely scandalous to say the least. Lauren, who is still married to Andrew Silverman, is about 10 weeks along in her pregnancy, and plans to leave her husband to be with Simon Cowell.
“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,” a source dished to the magazine.
In the past, Simon has revealed that he had no desire to have children, as he liked his life the way it was. However, it seems that all that is about to change for the former “American Idol” judge.
What are your thoughts on Simon Cowell having a baby with his close friend’s wife, Lauren Silverman? Are you shocked by the pregnancy news?