It Pays To Be Mean! Simon Cowell Is Now Worth More Than $250 Million!

Sat, April 24, 2010 4:10pm EDT by 5 Comments


Whoever said “nice guys finish last” was apparently right!

Everyone’s favorite American Idol grouch now has a new reason to smile. Simon Cowell, 50, reportedly made $69 million last year, bringing his total net worth to more than $250 million! Besides raking in the dough from Idol, Simon’s wallet also got a boost from his gigs on The X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent.

We bet this is especially good news for Simon’s fiancée, Mezhgan Hussainy!

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