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Simon Cowell did consider having children previously

Simon Cowell did consider having children previously

Simon Cowell did consider having children previously

Simon Cowell has dismissed talk of marriage and babies in a new interview.

The X Factor mogul had previously talked about marrying and having children with make-up artist fiancee Mezhgan Hussainy, after revealing he was "smitten" and that "she's the one".

But in the latest issue of GQ, he appeared to back-pedal out of his earlier comments, saying: "Let's just leave that one."

Simon - who previously discussed of having "little Simons" - seemed to have ruled out the possibility of having kids.

"At my age, definitely. The reality is, with the way I live my life, I wouldn't have the patience. I'd sort of want people born at the age of 10, I think," he revealed.

The 51-year-old added: "[I thought about it] a little while, but not seriously. I was sort of probably just in the moment. Truthfully, with the schedule, the crazy hours, I don't think it would work."

PA