Simon Cowell was spotted leaving his home in London, England on Wednesday (August 21). The American Idol judge attended the premiere of One Direction’s new movie This Is Us the day before.
At the screening held at the Empire Leicester Square Cinema – Cowell said, “I’m happy and excited. It’s a great time in my life.”
This was the first time the 53-year-old has opened up on having a baby with Lauren Silverman. US Weekly reports Cowell was also asked at the premiere whether he might consider documenting the drama in a movie about his own life.
He replied, “Are you crazy? Forget it! Never going to happen.”
According to the BBC the music mogul stated, “Things are changing in my life right now, for the better. I’m proud to be a dad. She [Lauren]’s a very special girl.”
The pregnant New York socialite – who has a 7-year-old son named Adam – settled her divorce on Aug. 14.
“The matter has been resolved and the parties have moved on,” her attorneys, Robert Cohen and Bernard Clair told Us.