Articles Tagged 'Nigel Lythgoe'

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10 Celebrities with Quintessentially British Names

Many British celebrities have names that capture the royalty, prestige, and history of Great Britain.  Below is our list of 10 celebrities with these quintessentially British monikers. 1. Benedict Cumberbatch Just repeat it a couple times – Benedict Cumberbatch. You will feel infinitely more British for it. 2. Alastair Fothergill This British Director/Producer is best known […]

Season 10 of ‘American Idol’ to Undergo a Few Changes

Heads up American Idol enthusiasts! If you're still getting used to the idea of Jennifer Lopez and Aerosmith's Steven Tyler taking over the judge's panel, wait until you hear about what's in store for next season. In an exclusive interview with TV Guide, executive producer Nigel Lythgoe reveals that the voting round that pares down […]

Is Nigel Lythgoe of ‘So You Think You Can Dance?’ Homophobic?

British So You Think You Can Dance? judge Nigel Lythgoe, his show’s Simon Cowell, has repeatedly emphasized to his contestants that dancing is a manly pursuit. But he took it all too far on last night’s season premiere, commenting on a same-sex pair who auditioned together. Lythgoe said, “I think you’d probably alienate a lot […]