David Walliams claims he and Simon Cowell haven’t spoken in six months (Image: Harlem Mepham/FilmMagic)
This week, David took half in a digital Q&A to advertise his upcoming Christmas particular Jack and the Beanstalk: After Ever After, alongside two of his co-stars, Cilla star Sheridan Smith and The Inbetweeners actor Blake Harrison.
Through the interview, David – who stars because the Large within the new model of the traditional fairytale – talked about his fellow Britain’s Bought Expertise choose Simon when discussing what individuals might need to watch on TV as a type of escapism in the course of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
After noting that Simon likes to look at The Flintstones within the morning, as he supposedly prefers to not watch the information, David added that they haven’t spoken in round half a yr.
‘I haven’t heard from him for about six months,’ David instructed interviewer Boyd Hilton light-heartedly, laughing.
‘I do suppose you’re out of sight you’re out of thoughts with him. Whenever you’re collectively it’s good enjoyable, however I don’t suppose he’s sitting there going, ‘Oh I ponder how David is, I have to give him a name.”
David presenting Simon with flowers at Britain’s Bought Expertise auditions in Manchester, 9 February 2017 (Image: Nigel Roddis/Getty Pictures)
Nonetheless, the youngsters’s ebook writer is in contact with Simon’s accomplice, Lauren Silverman, he mentioned.
Simon and Lauren have been collectively since 2014 and share a six-year-old son, known as Eric.
David added that Simon both doesn’t have a cell phone or he hasn’t shared his cellphone quantity with him.
‘He’s at the moment convalescing in Barbados. Not unhealthy,’ he acknowledged with a touch of mock jealousy. ‘Convalesce anyplace, make it Barbados.’
Earlier this yr, it was reported that Simon wouldn’t be taking part in the live Britain’s Got Talent finals after struggling a damaged again.
Simon suffered his damage after falling off an electrical bike in a crash at his dwelling in Malibu in August.
Final month, it was reported that the document govt was ‘feeling great’ following back surgery.
It has been prompt that Simon might have six months to totally recuperate from the accident.
Jack and the Beanstalk: After Ever After is because of air on Sky One this December.