He became famous as a judge on various talent shows like Pop Idol, American Idol and The X factor. As a youngster, he was thrown out of several schools due to his bad behaviour.He is famous, or rather notorious, for his biting and sarcastic remarks and insults about contestants in the reality shows. He attended college, but dropped out before completing his degree.The source continued: ‘He did not like the fact Mel obviously looked up to him and spoke about him a lot.’ Revealing that the incident created a rift in their marriage that they couldn’t find a way back from, the source explained: ‘It caused huge arguments and led to a loss of trust that never really healed.‘It is definitely one of the things that led to the eventual breakdown of their relationship.’ There is no suggestion Mel and Simon – who was in a relationship himself at the time with the mother of his son, Lauren Silverman – had an affair.
“I’m a very real, honest person,” the Spice Girl told E! “So, what you see is what you get.” During the live telecast, Cowell made a comment about Mel B’s rocky marriage, saying, “I kind of think it will be like Mel B’s wedding night.An X Factor source has also added to the newspaper: ‘Belafonte is an odious character who will say anything – and these claims by him are laughable.‘There is no truth in the accusations that anything happened between Mel and Simon.” Mel also shut down rumors she is dating a Beverly Hills police officer, commenting, “I'm single.” When Terri asked, “Are you sure?Simon Cowell is an English television personality and entrepreneur.