Cowell, additionally recognized for launching “American Idol,” reportedly placed on a bit of a performance for the engagement.
A supply told Page Six that Cowell took a knee to pop the query to Silverman on a current household keep in Barbados whereas Eric and Silverman’s son from a earlier marriage, Adam, 16, watched. The beach proposal went down on Christmas Eve, E! reported.
Silverman, 44, and Cowell. 62, started their relationship whereas Silverman was nonetheless married to Andrew Silverman, an in depth buddy of Cowell’s. They went public with their romance in 2013.
“It isn’t one thing I’m happy with or wished to occur when it comes to hurting anybody,” Cowell said of their affair. “It simply occurred.”
Dwelling collectively in the course of the pandemic moved Cowell nearer to a dedication.
“COVID-19 was the true check,” he stated final yr, per HuffPost UK. “Like everybody, we had been in lockdown for a very long time and that’s while you understand whether or not or not you truly take pleasure in one another’s firm or not,” he advised OK! journal.
“And we actually actually did. The romance remains to be alive. We’re nearer than ever.”