READ about Piers Morgan's long career in journalism here.
How did Simon Cowell react to Piers Morgan in the interviewer chair two weeks ago today? He wrote about it yesterday in his weekly Daily Mail column.
Before we get to Cowell's reaction, here's how he described the howling wolf noise. "Ah,’ said Simon. 'That’s mine.' He giggled sheepishly. ‘It’s a wolf." Now, about that wolf noise...
Here's Piers' play-by-play of the show's introduction:
"Once Simon recovered, I tried to start the interview, but as I began reading the intro to camera, he intervened.
‘No, that doesn’t sound right. Do it again.’
‘Sorry? I think you’ll find it’s my studio, my show, and I’ll do it any way I want to.’
Simon stared at me in a frozen smile, suddenly sensing the last vestiges of his dictatorial power eroding faster than Mubarak in Egypt.
From then on, it was hilarious banter all the way, and he ended up giving twice as much time as he’d promised."
Read the full column here.