Simon Cowell's girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, pregnant with boy

Lauren Silverman takes her son shopping at Bridgehampton

Lauren Silverman takes her son shopping at Bridgehampton shopping center. Silverman is pregnant with "The X Factor" judge Simon Cowell's baby. (Aug. 3, 2013) Photo Credit: John Roca

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Simon Cowell and his pregnant girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, are expecting a boy, Us Weekly reports.

The music mogul, 53, told The Times of London that the couple recently viewed a sonogram of the baby. "You literally see this thing which is now alive moving around," he said. "I feel very paternal right now. So I am very happy."

The news broke on July 31 that Cowell is becoming a father with Silverman, 36, the estranged wife of his friend Andrew Silverman, a real estate developer.

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