Nigel Lythgoe Bio Facts:
Date of Birth: July 9, 1949
Hometown: Wirral, England
Current Reality TV Gig: Lead judge on So You Think You Can Dance
Past Judging Jobs: Was the judge known as "Nasty Nigel" on the UK's Popstars.
Hosting Credits: Hosted UK shows Pop Idol, Gladiators, and several Royal Variety Shows.
- Serves as an executive producer of So You Think You Can Dance.
- Executive-produced American Idol, Next Great American Band, American Juniors, All American Girl, An American Idol Christmas and World Idol.
- Has been nominated for 30 Emmy Awards
- Received the Governor's Award for Idol Gives Back.