In 2000, he became the tough judge on Popstars and was nicknamed "Nasty Nigel" by the British tabloid press.He was loaned by London Weekend Television to Bob Geldof's television company Planet 24 to executive produce and direct the UK version of Survivor.SIR Tom Jones has spoken for the first time about his relationship with Priscilla Presley, admitting her ex-husband Elvis would have reservations about them dating.The Sun revealed last month The Voice coach, 76, had enjoyed a series of intimate evenings with The King’s former wife following the death of wife Linda last year.
'You're speaking to the dancing doctor.' The mood may be celebratory, but Nigel's success has come at a high price.
Fuller is a fan of Manchester United and Lythgoe of Liverpool. Their first venture was Superstars of Dance for NBC.
He is also a judge on So You Think You Can Dance (UK).
On 4 August 2008, Lythgoe confirmed that he was leaving American Idol and decided to move on with So You Think You Can Dance.
In 2009, Lythgoe and Fuller formed a company called Big Red 2 Entertainment.