Nigel Lythgoe

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Born: 07/08/1949 in Wirral, Wirral, GB

Filmography

Producer (22)

So You Think You Can Dance 2004 - 2015 (TV Show)

Showrunner

So You Think You Can Dance 2004 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Dancing in Jaffa 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

CMT's Next Superstar 2010 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Superstars of Dance 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Idol Gives Back 2 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Idol Gives Back 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Next Great American Band 2007 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

American Idol Presents The World's Worst Auditions 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Kelly, Ruben & Fantasia: Home For Christmas 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

American Idol: Halfway Home 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

American Idol: Life on the Road 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

American Idol: The Final Three 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

American Idol: Uncut, Uncensored and Untalented 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

An American Idol Christmas 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

World Idol 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

All American Girl 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

American Idol: Best of the Worst 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

American Idol: Halfway Home 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

American Idol: The Final Two 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

S Club 7 Back to the 50's Special 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

An Audience With Elton John 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (8)

So You Think You Can Dance 2001 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 2012 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Presenter

Method To The Madness of Jerry Lewis 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Special Appearance

Opening Act 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

William & Kate: Inside the Royal Marriage 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2009 Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

American Idol: The Phenomenon 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor
Director (4)

American Idol 2001 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Director

American Juniors 2001 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Director

Carrie Underwood: An All-Star Holiday Special 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Director

American Idol: The Road to Hollywood 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Director
Writer (1)

So You Think You Can Dance 2004 - 2015 (TV Show)

Creator

Milestones

2005

Creator/Producer of So You Think You Can Dance" (FOX 2005).

2002

Producer of "American Idol," (FOX 2002-2013).

Bonus Trivia

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About his sudden dismissal from "American Idol," Lythgoe said, "It was embarrassing for everybody."-http://www.eonline.com/news/428472/fired-american-idol-boss-nigel-lythgoe-show-maybe-should-bring-back-simon-paula-and-randy

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"Of course I’ve got hard feelings. I’m pissed off," Lythgoe told Access Hollywod about partying ways with "American Idol"-http://www.accesshollywood.com/american-idol-nigel-lythgoe-has-hard-feelings-over-exit-says-he-understands-it-wasnt-personal_article_80636

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Smoked 60 cigarettes a day until he suffered a heart attack in 2003

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