News | Entertainment
15 Jul 2020 3:58
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Sinitta says she and Simon Cowell are "each other's oldest friends"

    The 56-year-old singer and music mogul dated in the past and remain close pals, and she has now revealed how their enduring friendship comes from being around for each other's early successes


    Speaking to New! magazine, she said: "We're each other's oldest friends. Our first real successes were with each other, so our journey has always been together.

    "He's truly an honourable, loyal person and he's fun to be around.

    "When you're in his presence he treats you like you're the most important person in the room."

    Sinitta is also close with Simon's partner Lauren Silverman - with whom he has five-year-old son Eric - as she describes her as her "best friend", and says she's "very happy" to be so close to the family.

    She added: "I'm very happy to be part of that friendship group, though. He trusts me, he knows I have no agenda. It was me who got him on to the diet that led to his weight loss.

    "He was starting to look unhealthy and I told him so. He took it on board because it's me. He's since told me I saved his life."

    The 'So Macho' hitmaker also dismissed the way the 60-year-old star is seen as 'Mr Nasty' thanks to his ruthless judging on his shows - including 'The X Factor' and 'America's Got Talent' - and explained he is simply very honest.

    She said: "He just says it like he sees it. The other day he was quite rude to me - he was teasing me about fancying ['The X Factor: Celebrity' group] Try Star and told me they wouldn't go for me because I'm too old.

    "He said it so bluntly, but that's just him being matter of fact. I couldn't really take offence."

    © 2020 Bang Showbiz, NZCity


     Other Entertainment News
     14 Jul: Heather Morris has pleaded to join the search for Naya Rivera
     14 Jul: Nick Cordero was remembered with a memorial service on Saturday (11.07.20)
     14 Jul: David Beckham has congratulated his son Brooklyn on his engagement
     14 Jul: Naya Rivera's ex-husband Ryan Dorsey has visited Lake Piru, the scene of her disappearance
     14 Jul: Ellie Goulding "knew" she would marry Caspar Jopling
     14 Jul: Simon Cowell is planning to buy a house in Barbados
     14 Jul: Katy Perry has reportedly chosen Jennifer Aniston to be her daughter's godmother
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The Blues are embracing the positives from their tight loss to the Crusaders, despite seeing their seven-game win streak end More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    More jobs have landed on New Zealand's table, sparking hope for the economy More...



     Today's News

    Politics:
    In breaking news.. 21:57

    Politics:
    Collins entered Parliament in 2002 as the MP for Clevedon, which was renamed as Papakura in 2008 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Heather Morris has pleaded to join the search for Naya Rivera 21:49

    Entertainment:
    Nick Cordero was remembered with a memorial service on Saturday (11.07.20) 21:19

    International:
    Donald Trump and Anthony Fauci's coronavirus narratives differ, but could the President really fire the top disease expert? 21:17

    International:
    Symptoms of coronavirus: Fever, tiredness and dizziness among the warning signs you could have COVID-19 21:07

    Entertainment:
    David Beckham has congratulated his son Brooklyn on his engagement 20:49

    Entertainment:
    Naya Rivera's ex-husband Ryan Dorsey has visited Lake Piru, the scene of her disappearance 20:19

    Entertainment:
    Ellie Goulding "knew" she would marry Caspar Jopling 19:49

    Entertainment:
    Simon Cowell is planning to buy a house in Barbados 19:19


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd