Simon Cowell at the "America's Got Talent" Season 13 Live Show Finals

Fans baffled by Simon Cowell’s ‘new look’ at BGT auditions

Maybe it was just the light?!

Simon Cowell has baffled some fans with his appearance at the Britain’s Got Talent auditions on Friday.

Fans questioned if Simon Cowell had undergone any cosmetic surgery, with some even saying he looked like a wax figure “in Madame Tussauds”.

From left ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent judges David Walliams, Amanda Holden, presenter Anthony McPartlin, Simon Cowell, presenter Declan Donnelly and Alesha Dixon (Tom Dymond/Syco/Thames/PA)
The BGT team are back together at last (Credit: Tom Dymond/Syco/Thames/PA)

The photos that got everyone talking were from the London Palladium, where auditions have started for the new series of the ITV reality show.

Perplexed fans on Twitter rushed to comment on the TV judge’s ‘new’ face, with one writing: “OMG!! what has Simon done to his face??!!”

A second tweeted: “What has Simon Cowell done to his face! Looks weird!” while a third wrote: “What’s with @SimonCowell’s face? Looks uncomfortable.”

The 59-year-old, who posed alongside his co-judges, David Walliams, Amanda Holden and Alesha Dixon – as well as reunited presenters Ant McPartlin and Dec Donnelly – was also bombarded with new lookalikes.

(Credit: davidwalliams Twitter)
Fans were bewildered by Simon’s different-looking face (Tom Dymond/Syco/Thames/PA/davidwalliams Twitter)

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Earlier in the day, the music mogul also suffered an amusing wardrobe mishap as he stepped out of the car, quickly realising his flies were undone.

Britain's got Talent Simon Cowell arrives but has a wardrobe malfunction as his fly is left undone
Simon laughed off his flies being undone (Credit: SplashNews)

The head judge quickly turned around to do it up, before saying: “Let’s start that again” as he returned to posing for photographs.

Asked if was pleased Ant and Dec were working together again, he told reporters: “Of course. I’ve missed them. But now I can rib him. You have no idea what’s coming.”

Meanwhile, presenting duo Ant and Dec shared a photograph of themselves together on social media as they headed to the auditions.

According to The Mirror, Dec told the crowd: “We’ve got a bunch of acts backstage who are eager to get out here and perform for you.

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“The judges are back, the buzzers are back… and someone else is back. My co-host for this series, would you please welcome – Mr Ant McPartlin!”

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