‘So You Think You Can Dance’ is back, and the premiere made us want to put on our dancin’ shoes! HollywoodLife.com spoke to judge Nigel Lythgoe about the new changes, celebrity judges and, of course, Justin Bieber.
Summer TV isn’t complete until So You Think You Can Dance twirls onto the small screen, and the May 28 premiere proved that Season 11 has still got the moves! Amazing dancers, awesome dance crews and Justin Bieber — what more could you want?! Nigel Lythgoe tells us what else to expect from the new episodes. Keep reading for his interview!
Times they are a-changin’. The longtime executive producer of ‘American Idol’ confirmed via Twitter on June 9 that he had been fired from the show.
The American Idol exodus continues. After all four judges revealed that they were leaving the show in May, now executive producer Nigel Lythgoe is also on his way out.
Sources close to the show tell HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that producers found the perfect opportunity for a ‘watercooler moment’ on an otherwise slow season — are YOU surprised?
Jermaine Jones was booted from American Idol because of not fully admitting his previous arrests, but sources close to production are telling HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that not only were his arrests common knowledge, but the move was a power play to boost ratings for the struggling season!
Only three hours after landing on U.S. soil, Prince William and Kate Middleton entertained higher-ups in the entertainment, political — and sports world alike — at two hour reception at the Consul-General’s residence in ritzy Hancock Park in Los Angeles July 8!
Even a soccer game the following day didn’t stop David Beckham from coming out and hanging with Prince William and Kate Middleton during their first cocktail reception in Los Angeles July 8. HollywoodLife.com spoke with guests of the A-list fete, who gave us all the inside details!
We’re about to lose some of the funniest moments on ‘American Idol’ now that they’ve dropped the top 24 from the line up! Are you outraged?
This is crazy! Some major changes are about to take place on American Idol, and I don’t like it one bit! First, they lose Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell as the judges, and now the hit show has dropped the top 24 contestants round and will cut directly to the final 12! Are the producers trying to lose their fans as well?
Forget what you’ve heard! Randy isn’t going to be the one calling the shots on the judges’ panel — Nigel Lythgoe tells HollywoodLife.com that honor is reserved for pop star Jennifer Lopez!
We knew it! Randy “Dawg” Jackson isn’t becoming the harshest critic on American Idol over night — instead, Jennifer Lopez will be taking command of the 10th season of American Idol. Executive producer Nigel Lythgoe spoke to HollywoodlLife.com exclusively at the 7th Annual Alfred E. Mann Foundation Gala Oct.10 in Santa Monica and gave us all the juicy details.
EVERYONE wants Simon Cowell’s recently vacated judge’s throne on American Idol. May the best man – or woman – win!
Simon Cowell, if there’s any hair-pulling, biting or scratching for your place on American Idol, we’re holding you personally responsible! Now that Idol producers are close to selecting your successor, even more celebrities are throwing their names in the ring!
Read more & VOTE!
None of the bottom three dancers were kicked off this week on So You Think You Can Dance — but that means TWO people will go home next week! Yikes!
After all the recent injuries shaking up the competition on So You Think You Can Dance this season, you’d think the show couldn’t get any stranger – but it did! Last night judges Nigel Lythgoe, Adam Shankman and Mia Michaels dropped an unprecedented bombshell: for the first time in the show’s five-year history, the bottom three dancers
were all saved from elimination!
Do YOU think Billy should have been sent home? VOTE HERE!
Someone had to go — and Alexie definitely deserved to be the first eliminated contestant from So You Think You Can Dance this season!
There were group hugs, silly dancing and lots of tears on So You Think You Can Dance’s first elimination show of the season when jazz dancer Alexie Agdeppa got the boot — but honestly, she deserved to go!
Despite the critiques the 26-year-old jazz dancer received from the judges, I was unimpressed by her hip-hop performance with Twitch. That said, it was sad to see her go, especially after finding out how many times she had tried out for the show (FOUR in total), and she WAS truly adorable, but as judge Mia Michaels said, “cute” can only get you so far!
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