In 20, Time named Cowell one of the 100 most influential people in the world.He has a younger brother, Nicholas Cowell, three half-brothers, John, Tony, and Michael Cowell, and a half-sister, June Cowell.She went on to star on CBS's short-lived television series Live to Dance, which lasted one season in 2011, and was subsequently a judge on the first season of the American version of The X Factor along with her former American Idol co-judge Simon Cowell, the creator and producer of the show.She was also a guest judge on the All-Stars edition of Dancing with the Stars in 2012 and the tenth season of So You Think You Can Dance in 2013, and more recently became a permanent judge for that series along with the Australian version of the show for its 2014 revival.Simon Keeps Paula Family Friendly Despite their ups and their downs, Paula gave Simon a funny and truly touching send off during his final episode that really summed up their entire on-screen relationship.
She won a Grammy for "Best Music Video – Short Form" for "Opposites Attract" and twice won the "Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography".
As the others looked genuinely surprised to see him, Simon quickly teased his old adversary Paula, joking that it was a good opportunity ‘for Paula to apologize for being so mean to the contestants when we were trying to be nurturing, helpful.
Highlights included Kelly Clarkson's medley of her hits, which the heavily pregnant singer pre-recorded, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia and Latoya London's joint performance, past winners Phillip Phillips, Lee De Wyze, David Cook, Nick Fradiani and Kris Allen reuniting for a David Bowie tribute and Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood's duet.
"I'd let her stay for a few hours, but then it would have to be goodnight," he joked.
PHOTOS: Get to Know ' X Factor's' Top 17 Finalists But the two weren't always on good terms.