Simon Cowell's mother passes away.
Cowell's family said they're seeking privacy at this time but released a statement saying, "Today our beloved mum Julie passed away. Anyone who had met her would know what a truly special and kind lady she was. We are heartbroken and will miss her terribly, but she is now at peace."
Julie Cowell, who was a ballet dancer and socialite, is survived by her four sons and one daughter.
A 4th Of July Filled with LOVE for these celebs
The star couple became engaged nearly two years ago and never discussed when they would tie the knot. Although Mila has said in the past that when they eventually get married, they would do it in private and without guests. It appears that's exactly what they did. The couple first met while co-starring on That '70s Show and have a baby daughter.
Lindsay Turns Down HUMILIATING commercial
According to the New York Post, LiLo refused to consider the ad because it would have had her wearing the chain's chicken fries box while pretending to smoke one of the crispy treats and rambling through a monologue. While Lohan's managers say the BK folks were clearly looking to lampoon her, an ad agency rep told the Post, “She wanted creative control. Forget about [that]. She’s broke, sleeping at different guys’ apartments, but she thinks she’s Elizabeth Taylor."
Lindsay's last gig was a poorly-reviewed run in a play in London last fall.