Cowell, 62, and Silverman, now 44, began their public relationship in 2013, shortly after Silverman’s ex-husband and Cowell’s close friend Andrew Silverman filed for divorce in July, claiming that the couple were involved in an extramarital affair.
When asked on the radio show of Ryan Seacrest, a former “American Idol” alumnus, if he was planning on marrying Silverman, Cowell said, “Let’s put it this way, I don’t know. wouldn’t expect her to be a single mom. “
“Covid-19 was the real test,” he said.
“Like everyone, we’ve been confined for a long time and that’s when you realize whether or not you enjoy each other’s company. And we really, really did. So to respond to your question … yes, the romance is still alive! “