Cheryl Cole X Factor USA sacking was "no big deal" says Simon Cowell

Cheryl Cole X Factor USA sacking was "no big deal" says Simon Cowell

Insensitive Simon Cowell says sacking Cheryl Cole from the US X Factor was “no big deal”

7:09 PM on 11th June 2011

Harsh: Simon has said it was Harsh: Simon has said it was

Harsh: Simon has said it was “no big deal” that Cheryl had been sacked from the US X Factor and said people should move on

Delighted: Nicole Scherzinger has replaced Cheryl and spoke about how excited she was on the Graham Norton show on Friday night

Delighted: Nicole Scherzinger has replaced Cheryl and spoke about how excited she was on the Graham Norton show on Friday night

Excited: Nicole clearly shows her delight in a picture she posted on Twitter of her and fellow judge Paula

Excited: Nicole clearly shows her delight in a picture she posted on Twitter of her and fellow judge Paula

Excited: Nicole clearly shows her delight in a picture she posted on Twitter of her and fellow judge Paula Glamour: Nicole is joined by Paula in her first role as a judge on the US X Factor in New Jersey

Glamour: Nicole is joined by Paula in her first role as a judge on the US X Factor in New Jersey

Close: Cheryl and Paula have become firm friends since the pair worked together on the US X Factor

Close: Cheryl and Paula have become firm friends since the pair worked together on the US X Factor

Support: Alexandra Burke has said Cheryl is a fighter and will pick herself up after her departure from the X Factor Support: Alexandra Burke has said Cheryl is a fighter and will pick herself up after her departure from the X Factor

Support: Alexandra Burke has said Cheryl is a fighter and will pick herself up after her departure from the X Factor