UPDATE: Simon Cowell is out of the hospital and back at his London home after a fall this morning, The Sun reports. The X Factor is in rehearsals this afternoon for its first live show Saturday and the show is not expected to be affected. It’s not known yet whether Cowell will appear.
PREVIOUS, 7:30 AM: Simon Cowell was rushed to a hospital Friday morning following a fall at his London home, according to UK media.
The X Factor judge was seen being taken out of his mansion in a neck brace, The Sun reports. It was believed the 58-year-old Cowell fainted and fell down the stairs. He reportedly was taken to a hospital by paramedics and reported to be in stable condition in a hospital.
Cowell’s health issue occurred just ahead of The X Factor’s first live show on Saturday. No word yet if Cowell will be able to attend. Deadline has reached out to ITV for comment.