He's known for making stars and witty comments on FOX's "The X-factor" and "American Idol." FOX's Will Carr takes a deeper look into the well-known TV personality and his future projects.
As The X-Factor continues its search to find its Season 3 winner, show creator and judge Simon Cowell balances his media empire between TV projects, running a record label, and several other ventures. At 53, the sharp-tongued Brit is credited to shaping the careers of One Direction, Il Divo, Susan Boyle and Leona Lewis, just to name a few. And as The X-Factor heads into the mentoring stage, Cowell embraces his new responsibilities.