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He was educated at Felsted School in Essex, England. Both his parents were professional dancers. He is the son of Nigel Lythgoe, the creator and executive producer of So You Think You Can Dance (2005). His mother is Bonnie Lythgoe, a judge on So You Think You Can Dance Australia (2008) He has one brother, Kristopher Lythgoe. He is following in his ... See full bio »

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Known For

American Idol
American Idol Producer
(2003-2007)
So You Think You Can Dance
(2005-2007)
Can You Duet?
Can You Duet? Producer
(2008-2009)
On the Lot
On the Lot Producer
(2007)

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 2012 A Chance to Dance (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2012 Opening Act (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2011 CMT's Next Superstar (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Finale Show (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.9 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... (executive producer)
  Can You Duet? (TV Series) (supervising producer - 10 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (co-executive producer - 6 episodes, 2009)
- Group Performance (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Original Song Night (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Final Five (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Final Six Duos (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Singles Becomes Duos (2009) ... (supervising producer)
 2009 Osbournes Reloaded (TV Series) (supervising producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (supervising producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (supervising producer)
 2005-2007 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (producer - 32 episodes)
- The Finale (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 4: The Finale (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 6 Results (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 6 (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 8 Results (2007) ... (producer)
 2007 On the Lot (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- 8 Cut to 6 & 6 Directors Compete (2007) ... (producer)
- 10 Cut to 8 & 8 Directors Compete (2007) ... (producer)
- 11 Cut to 10 & 10 Directors Compete (2007) ... (producer)
- 12 Cut to 11 & 11 Directors Compete (2007) ... (producer)
- 13 Cut to 12 & 12 Directors Compete (2007) ... (producer)
  American Idol (TV Series) (producer - 47 episodes, 2005 - 2007) (segment producer - 39 episodes, 2004) (associate producer - 27 episodes, 2003)
- Live Results: Round Seven (2007) ... (producer)
- The Top Nine Finalists (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 10 Results Show (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 10 Performance Show: Gwen Stefani (2007) ... (producer)
- Top 11 Results Show (2007) ... (producer)
 2005 American Idol: The Best of Seasons 1-4 (Video) (producer)
 2005 77th Annual Academy Awards - UK (TV Special) (segment producer)
 2004 American Idol: The Phenomenon (TV Special) (segment producer)
 2004 American Idol: Life on the Road (TV Special) (producer)
 2003 An American Idol Christmas (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
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 2012 Opening Act (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Von & Lady Gaga (2012)
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 2012 A Chance to Dance (TV Series) (creator)
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 2013 The Talk (TV Series)
Himself (segment "Mystery Celebrity Dads")
- Episode #3.181 (2013) ... Himself (segment "Mystery Celebrity Dads")
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