Simon Cowell Net Worth

Simon Cowell Net Worth

Facts of Simon Cowell Net Worth

Net worth$550 million
Date of Birth:1959 October 7
First NameSimon
Last NameCowell
Age:64 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch

Simon Cowell’s Net worth: $550 Million

Simon Phillip Cowell is a well known English reality television judge. He is also a producer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He widely recognized as a judge on the British TV talent competition series Pop Idol, The X Factor, and Britain's Got Talent. He is also famous for his appearance in the American TV talent competition shows American Idol, The X Factor, and America's Got Talent. He is the major originator and chief managerial of the British entertainment company “Syco”. Servings as a judge he often makes blunt and notorious comments, including insults and witticism about contestants and their singing abilities. He works in both the television and music industries. He at present come into view on the fourteenth series of the UK's The X Factor and recently appeared in the twelfth season of America's Got Talent and the eleventh series of Britain's Got Talent.“The Daily Telegraph” ranked him sixth in their list of the "100 most powerful people in British culture".

What is Simon Cowell’s Net Worth in 2017?

Simon became a judge on the first season of “American Idol” with other TV personalities such as Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson and many others. Estimated annual salary of Simon from “American Idol” was $8 million. Simon established Syco Entertainment, a global joint business venture with Sony Music Entertainment in which each party holds 50% share. The corporation contracts in music, television and digital content, and is the manufacturer of ‘The X-factor’ and ‘Got Talent’ franchises. He later sold his business, Syco Entertainment, to Sony BMG with a worth of $70 million. He reappeared at “American Idol” in 2008 where his annual salary was estimated to be $36 million. Cowell started an organization that was open not only for singers but also for other performers like comedians, magicians, instrumentalists, stunts etc. Thus, the ‘Got Talent’ franchise was born. Earnings from The X-Factor and America’s Got Talent for nine months in 2009 were $53 million. As a whole, Simon has an estimated net worth of $550 million.

Simon Cowell’s Beginnings

Simon Cowell was born on 7 October 1959, in Hertfordshire, England. As a child, he exhausted most of his school days at a boarding school in Dover. He prepared to break into the industry at a quite youthful age and got his foot in the door as a sprinter at Elstree studios. After arranging with experts in the industry, Cowell prepared to work his way up from there. Things clearly went his way, as he’s now one of the most noteworthy media tycoons in the business! In addition to his overabundance of TV shows, Simon Cowell has also seen in a movie or two without even realizing it. He’s appeared in One Direction famous songs like This is Us, One Direction: All for One, Ripley Underground, Once Chance, Pudsey the Dog, and more. While he may not beat as the voice actor type but he has been in a few animated films, as well! 

Simon Cowell’s Personal Life 

Simon Cowell has dated women in the past including Mezhgan Hussainy, Sinitta and Danni Minogue. He is still unmarried as he insists he will never get married. He provides aid to many works related with underprivileged children.

Simon's Mansion and Cars

Simon owns multiple homes, one in West London, Los Angeles, a villa in Marbella, and even an investment property in Dubai. He designed the 9.335 square foot mansion himself for his favorite property where he spent $1.0 million on the security system to protect it all. He is also a lover of luxury cars. He has a short of impressive car collection; it includes a Rolls Royce Phantom, Ferrari California, a Jaguar Speedster, a Bronco Jeep, convertible Bentley, and even a SMART car.


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