Iraheta: 'Cowell to be a great husband'
Published Apr 23 2010, 08:32 BST | By Shannon McGarvey
A former American Idol
contestant has expressed optimism about Simon Cowell's upcoming nuptials.Allison Iraheta
, who was the fourth place finalist on season 8, said that despite Cowell's tough reputation as a harsh judge on Idol
he will be a great husband to fiancée Mezhgan Hussainy.
"I know everyone says he’s so mean," Iraheta told People
at the ASCAP Pop Music Awards on Wednesday. "But he's really nice and I think he'll be an amazing husband."
Cowell plans to marry Hussainy over the course of four ceremonies next year.
Sources have stated that the weddings will coincide with the debut of the American X Factor