A report has claimed that Simon Cowell dreams of winning an Oscar.
Simon Cowell reportedly dreams of winning an Oscar.
The 59-year-old music mogul has become an international star through TV shows such as 'The X Factor' and 'Britain's Got Talent', but he's now said to be focusing his attention on the movie industry, following the recent successes of music-based biopics like 'Rocketman'.
A source told the Mail on Sunday newspaper: ''Simon has talked openly about wanting to win an Oscar.
''He's looking at music-related film projects because they are all the rage now after the success of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' and the Elton John biopic.''
Simon has lost a noticeable amount of weight over recent months and it's claimed that his five-year-old son Eric has helped to revitalise him.
The outspoken star is said to be determined to be in the best shape possible for his upcoming 60th birthday.
An insider explained: ''Simon is a new man. The weight loss is staggering, his teeth look whiter than ever and he's bouncing around with more energy than normal.
''It's remarkable how much he's changed in such a relatively short time. His 60th birthday is coming up in October and he's determined to be in the best shape of his life.
''Having Eric has changed his outlook. He wants to be around to see his son grow up.''
Meanwhile, Simon is reportedly on the cusp of inking a deal that'll see 'X Factor' and 'Britain's Got Talent' remain on air until 2022.
Earlier this month, a TV source explained: ''There have been meetings recently between Simon's producers and ITV executives to thrash out some of the details, but Simon is already planning how to build on the shows' successes on ITV.
''Everyone is looking forward to the future.''
It's been five years since Purity Ring released Another Eternity, but little has changed in their overall sound and macabre lyrical themes now that...
We need music now more than ever.
Mystery Jets, Purity Ring and more coming soon...
Just over two years since the release of her vibrant debut album, Anna Burch is back with her second full-length album: 'If You're Dreaming'.
What have we been listening to on repeat?
The Chats' debut album High Risk Behaviour is the most punk thing we've heard in years.
Nature-inspired songs we just can't get enough of.
What do you need to know about buying headphones?
With the passing of each decade, the music industry is constantly set alight by the...
Filmmaker Spurlock (Super Size Me) is known for his investigative wit, but there's none of...
British pop heartthrobs One Direction became a worldwide sensation when they were thrust together on...
Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson may make up the...
The "Scary Movie" horror spoofs must be some kind of mutant, alien movie franchise. There's...