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Double dose of Simon Cowell on Britain's Got Talent

There will be a double dose of Simon Cowell on tonight's Britain's Got Talent when the showbiz music judge comes face to face with his namesake.

Presenter Simon Cowell next to contestant Simon Cowell on the ITV television programme Britain's Got Talent. Credit: Thames TV/Syco/ITV/PA Wire

The other Simon, a 37-year-old singer from Northumberland, will try to impress the judges with his version of When You Tell Me That You Love Me by Diana Ross and tells Cowell: "It's an honour to have this name.

"I just feel like I'm meant to be on the stage in some way, it's just my biggest dream to win this show."

Simon Cowell shares 'handsome' baby pictures

X Factor judge Simon Cowell has posted pictures of his baby son Eric on Twitter, telling his 9.8 million followers that the 11-week-old is "handsome like his dad".

The 54-year-old father-of-one also tweeted a picture of Eric in the arms of his mother, Cowell's partner Lauren Silverman.

He told his fans: "My little boy Eric is healthy and happy."

Cowell, also a judge on ITV's Britain's Got Talent, said he was travelling back to the UK from Los Angeles, adding: "Hope you are enjoying Got Talent. Next week's show has a very special audition."

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