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Mel B throws water on Simon Cowell and storms off America's Got Talent after marriage jibe - WATCH
2017-08-24
Mel B has continued to live up to her Scary Spice moniker (August 22) after throwing a glass of water over Simon Cowell and storming off stage during America's Got Talent. The clash took place during Tuesday night's live quarter-final after head judge Simon made a quip about the former Spice Girl's marriage. While criticising the performance of contestant and stuntman Demien Aditya, who had staged an escape from a wooden box suspended in mid-air, Cowell said: "I feel like this would be a lot like Mel’s wedding night, a lot of anticipation…not much promise or delivery." The personal jibe caused Mel - who is currently going through an acrimonious divorce from her husband of ten years, Stephen Belafonte - to stand up and throw a glass of water over her fellow judge. The 42-year-old singer then immediately walked off stage, to the shock of the audience and host Tyra Banks, who declared: "Mel B is out." Check out the incident below: America's Got Talent airs in the UK on Tuesday at 8pm on truTV. More stories: Manchester Pride 2017: Everything you need to know This man was turned down for adopting a cat in need of a home because he’s gay