The Britain's Got Talent judge got eggs thrown at him while watching an act of two singing brothers perform during Saturday night's live finale broadcast of the reality talent competition's seventh season, Reuters reported.
A 30-year-old viola player named Natalie Holt reportedly ran towards Cowell from backstage and threw a few eggs at him only to be escorted out by security staff. Following the attack, Cowell took his jacket off and resumed judging.
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