HOLLYWOOD, CA — Television producer Nigel Lythgoe will acquire a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame next Friday, commemorating a career that has spanned in excess of 50 a long time. Lythgoe’s star will be set up at 6258 Hollywood Blvd., and will be the 2,697th star on the Walk of Fame.
“Nigel Lythgoe has committed himself to advertising the doing arts and is a mentor to numerous young performers trying to find their dream in the enjoyment market,” stated Ana Martinez, Producer of the Hollywood Wander of Fame. “We are thrilled that this visionary talent is joining our Stroll of Fame relatives.”
In his job, Lythgoe produced “American Idol” and “Pop Idol,” and was also a regular choose on “So You Think You Can Dance,” which he created and govt developed. Lythgoe himself has received three Emmys, whilst “So You Imagine You Can Dance” has won 16 and “American Idol” has gained approximately 70.
Born in Lancashire, England but elevated in Liverpool, Lythgoe first started out dancing at only 11 yrs outdated. He later turned the only human being to dance in, choreograph, immediate and make the Royal Wide range Efficiency for the Queen of England, and has worked with artists ranging from Bing Crosby to the Muppets.
In 2007, he acquired the Global Emmy Founders Award, presented by Girl Gaga in New York, in recognition for his imprint on the television sector.
Lythgoe’s young children, Kristopher and Simon, together with Priscilla Presley, will also communicate at the Wander of Fame star presentation.