Simon Cowell is a world-famous judge, best known for his appearances on American Idol, X Factor, and talent shows in the UK. What has made him so memorable is his blunt behavior and sharp-tongued comments. There are a lot of people who love to hate Mr. Cowell. However, there is another side to Simon Cowell that not many people are familiar with. He has been involved in charity work for quite some time, supports The Association of Children Hospices, and is known for inviting kids backstage to screenings of The X Factor. He also supports animal rights and appeared in a PETA video that reminds drivers not to leave their pets locked in cars. Watch the video below to see how one violin player shocked Simon and got through to his softer side.