Simon Cowell defined why he’s planning “all” of his marriage ceremony to fiancée Lauren Silverman in a brand new interview with The Sun.
“I am planning it all, otherwise I know what will happen — there will be 600 people and it’ll get out of control, like my 50th birthday party,” the previous “American Idol” decide, 62, instructed the British newspaper.
“No one knows when it’s going to be,” he continued. “That’ll be a surprise, even for Lauren.”
The father of 1 — who shares son Eric, 8, with Silverman, 44 — went on to say that he’s not eager about hiring a “ghastly wedding planner” and hopes to keep away from “all the arguments that happen [about] who you do invite and who you don’t invite” because it all “just seems like too much hassle.”
Page Six confirmed in January that Cowell proposed to Silverman throughout a New Year’s getaway to Barbados, the place the music business veteran owns a house.
“It was super sweet,” the insider stated of the seashore proposal on the time, including, “They’re good together.”
The spouses-to-be met in 2004 when Silverman was nonetheless married to actual property mogul Andrew Silverman, a superb good friend of Cowell’s.
After 10 years of marriage, the Silvermans finalized their divorce in 2013 — the identical yr Lauren and Cowell went public with their relationship.
Cowell later admitted to having an affair with Lauren whereas she was wed to Andrew, 45.
“[The affair] is not something I am proud of or wanted to happen in terms of hurting anyone,” he stated in an interview years again. “It just happened … But then, of course, you have a baby, and you look at the baby and you kinda go, ‘This is what happened from it.’”
Prior to Lauren, Cowell dated leisure journalist Terri Seymour and has been linked to such stars as Carmen Electra and pop singer Dannii Minogue.
Lauren was married to Andrew from 2003 till 2013. They share 16-year-old son Adam.