Nigel Lythgoe Net Worth

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Nigel Lythgoe Net Worth
Net Worth:
$110 Million
Date of Birth
July 9, 1949
Place of Birth
Wirral Peninsula
Profession
Choreographer, Television Director, Television Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director, Film Producer, Actor, Dancer, TV Personality

Nigel Lythgoe net worth: Nigel Lythgoe is an English TV and film director, producer and former dancer who has a net worth of $110 million. Nigel Lythgoe was born in Wirral, England to a dockworker father. He showed an early interest in dance at the age of 10. Nigel, a one-time dancer turned choreographer, started his career performing on television with BBC's Young Generation dance ensemble in England. Then he moved into the behind-the-scenes work, as a choreographer on innumerable music series in the UK, including the Muppets. Ten years later, Lythgoe turned into a producer who enjoyed a worldwide success with productions like You Bet! (1989), Fox's American Idol (2002), Popstars, So You Think You Can Dance (2005), The Next Great American Band (2007) and Superstars of Dance (2009). Subsequently, he was recognized as one of the preeminent godfathers of early 21st century reality TV. Nigel has two sons, Kristopher and Simon, with former wife Bonita Shawe, whom she met while he worked as choreographer for the BBC's Young Generation.

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Nigel Lythgoe

Nigel Lythgoe is an English television and film director and producer, television dance competition judge, former dancer in the Young Generation and choreographer. He is noted for being the producer of the shows Pop Idol and American Idol and creator and executive producer o...
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Date of Birth
  • July 9, 1949
Nicknames
  • Nasty Nigel
Nationality
  • England
Country
  • England
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