Simon Cowell too old to become father

Updated: May 21, 2010, 09:14 AM IST

London: Music mogul Simon Cowell says he has waited too long to start a family and now he might be too old to become a father.

The 50-year-old, who is currently engaged to model girlfriend Mezhgan Hussainy, is living in fears about his dreams of having children, reports

Asked in an interview about having a child, Cowell said: "I worry about that because of my age."

Cowell also revealed that he does not have the patience with babies and would prefer if they were born straightaway as five-year-olds.