Simon Cowell fights rumors of 'Britain's Got Talent' fix: 'Complete and utter lies'


Simon Cowell took to the air Friday night (June 3) to denounce a report that he has manipulated the results of "Britain's Got Talent."An anonymous blog post (since taken down) this week claimed that Cowell secretly had 12-year-old "Britain's Got Talent" finalist Ronan Parke under contract for two years, groomed him for his "BGT" debut this season, then fixed the competition so Parke would win. The writer claimed to be an executive at Sony BMG Music, which has a long-standing relationship with Cowell, and posted his or her claims on a Polish site called for Cowell and his company, Syco (which produces "Britain's Got Talent"), have been attempting to track the writer down and have asked London police to investigate the writer for the crime of "malicious communication." On Friday's edition of "Britain's Got Talent," Cowell addressed the rumors. Here's what he said, according to the Daily Mail:"There have been allegations made in the...


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