Simon Cowell and his girlfriend Lauren Siverman countered allegations that she accused him of having an affair with Mel B.
A source close to the couple reported that Lauren had furiously claimed that Simon was having an affair with Mel, which they both denied, and insisted that they were “very happy” and continued to isolate themselves together in Los Angeles.
It comes just hours after Hollie, co-judge of Simon’s Britain co-judge Amanda Holden, also confused whether the couple separated on Instagram Live.
Not true! Simon Cowell, 60, and girlfriend Lauren Siverman, 42, responded to allegations that she accused him of having an affair with Mel B (November 2019 photo)
The source said exclusively to MailOnline: “It is clear that this story is completely ridiculous and completely unnecessary – because there has been no connection.
“Simon and Lauren are very happy together as a couple. They’ve been locked up in LA for over six weeks now.
It follows reports that Lauren had furiously confronted Simon about his friendship with Mel in a series of angry messages.
Drama: A source close to the couple reported that Lauren furiously claimed that Simon was having an affair with Mel, which they both denied (Mel and Simon pictured in August 2016)
Simon and Mel worked together on The X Factor in 2014 and America’s Got Talent in 2016.
A source told The Sun: “Simon gets along with Mel and all of her female co-stars, but that’s all there has ever been; absolutely no hint of romance.
“They were both rather livid – and mortified – when Lauren accused them of a ridiculous case that never, never happened.
“Things have been resolved now, and everyone is on good terms – but, for a while, it was obviously extremely awkward. “
MailOnline contacted Mel B representatives for comments.
The cat out of the bag? It comes after Amanda Holden’s daughter Hollie (left) caused confusion by claiming that Simon and Lauren had split up on Instagram Live
It comes after Amanda’s daughter sowed confusion by claiming that Simon and Lauren had separated during an Instagram Live.
Amanda, 49, remembered when she played her charity single to Simon, before mentioning Lauren, who had sent her photos of the family kitchen.
Speaking to her 1.4 million followers, Amanda said: “I played the album to Simon because Simon was very nice and he invited me to sing at Britain’s Got Talent live concerts , which I will do anyway.
“But I thought I’m going to take it and have a cup of tea and see what he thinks, I don’t know why I did this – it was one of the most trying things I have ever do as a whole. my life. It was like the opening night of a West End show.
“I was sitting in his living room; I had nice homemade cookies from Geoff the chef. I don’t think they have a locked out chef.
“In fact, the lovely Lauren, Simon’s girlfriend, sent me some nice pictures of them cooking the other day. Simon is pretty good at cooking, I think.
“I thought they had broken up? : Got Talent judge Amanda panicked and told Hollie “Don’t be stupid” after claiming that Simon and Lauren had separated (November 2019 photo)
Hollie said, “I thought they had broken up? “
Amanda replied, “Simon and Lauren? Before Hollie said, ‘Yeah.’
In a panic, Amanda replied, “Don’t be stupid. “
During the show, Amanda then appeared to push her daughter to keep her quiet so that she wouldn’t reveal more details – Hollie winced and let out a noise indicating that she was in pain.
The live took place at Amanda’s in her living room and she wore floral silk pajamas matching Hollie.
Slip up: Amanda, who is also a mom to Alexa, 14 (right) tried to stop Hollie from revealing more details about Simon and his family, who are currently isolated in the United States.
Co-stars: Simon and Amanda are currently playing together with Britain’s Got Talent, alongside judges David Walliams and Alesha Dixon – and Simon’s son Eric is often on set
A spokesperson for Simon told MailOnline: “Simon and Lauren are still very close together and are locked out together in California. ”
Simon was isolated in the United States with long-term partner Lauren, their six-year-old son Eric, and Adam, 14, who is Lauren’s mom from a previous relationship.
The family was pictured together throughout the lockdown – wearing protective masks and riding bikes to stay in shape.
Sunday, Simon, the boss of X Factor, was photographed for the last time.
Simon and New Yorker Lauren started dating in 2013, but the couple have yet to comment on whether they plan to marry.
Heart presenter Amanda celebrated her charitable single Somewhere Over The Rainbow topped the iTunes charts, with all proceeds going to the NHS.
The television star told MailOnline that she was delighted to tell Simon about her accomplishments, saying, “Simon doesn’t know yet.
“As soon as LA wakes up, I’m going to call Lauren directly because Simon doesn’t use a cell phone.
An Amanda spokesperson declined to comment.
Family: X Factor boss Simon and his partner Lauren were together during the lockdown in Malibu, with their son Eric, six, and Adam, 14, Lauren’s son from a previous relationship