Trevor Noah's new bae has reportedly accompanied him on his trip to SA for the comedy festival

The wait is finally over the new James Bond flick can finally be seen on the big screen along with four other movies

Simon Cowell has a carrot obsession

2013-01-22 18:25
Los Angeles - Simon Cowell has his favourite carrots flown into the UK for him from Singapore.

The 53-year-old music mogul loves the variety of vegetable so much he keeps a bowl of them in his Britain's Got Talent dressing room and gets the special variety delivered just for him to snack on.

Britain's Got Talent
host Stephen Mulhern told The Sun newspaper: "It's like someone's been buffing [the carrots]. I was speaking to his friend about it and she said, 'Oh, Simon's had them flown in from Singapore.' She said they are the only carrots he likes."

Simon has previously shared his love for the orange vegetable by dishing it out as a snack during his time as judge on The X Factor.

'Very healthy, Simon'

A mentor on the show Tulisa Contostavlos said: "The first thing [Simon] laid out on the table was loads of vegetables and celery and carrots chopped up.

"I was like, 'This is very healthy, Simon,' so I spent the whole conversation nibbling on carrots out of nerves, I think."

While Simon, 53, may take his diet seriously, he has been described as a "big kid" when it comes to his love of toys and roller skating.

Britain's Got Talent co-hosts Ant and Dec revealed: "We know he is a fan of robots and cartoons. Just think of what a nine year old boy would like and that's kind of what he likes. Cars, robots and cartoons, oh and roller skating - he loves roller skating. He used to go to the roller boogie in Battersea [London] in the 1970s."
Read more on:    simon cowell  |  tv  |  celebrities
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Recent Gossip

John Cleese revealed he finally feels "free" from his ex-wife Alyce Faye Eichelberger now that he has completely paid off her divorce settlement. Read More »

Hollywood star Neil Patrick Harris revealed he gave his twins a "biology" lesson to mark Thanksgiving Day. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.