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Nigel Lythgoe, Ken Warwick List Paso Robles Winery for $22M

From reality TV to winemaking, American Idol creators Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick are ready to move on to their next venture. After purchasing a 164-acre Paso Robles farm house in 2005, the producing duo tore down the old structure, thus creating what now stands as Villa San-Juliette (VSJ). Reminiscent of Italian wine country, VSJ […]

BritWeek Features Luxury Car Rally, ‘The Italian Job’ Screening in Beverly Hills

BritWeek, the creation of 'American Idol' producer Nigel Lythgoe, includes a screening of the 1969 caper film 'The Italian Job' starring Michael Caine, following a rally of iconic British cars on Sunday.

Inside the Live Cirque du Soleil Show ‘One Night for One Drop’

'One Night for One Drop' debuts on CBS on Saturday, March 16. The show raised over $1 million and drew Eve, Andrea Jaeger and Shiva Safai with performances from the Blue Man Group and Oscar winner Hans Zimmer.

‘American Idol’ Finale: Nigel Lythgoe Reveals White Guys With Guitars Medley, Bowie Tribute and More

"I wanted people to realize the impact that 'American Idol' had ... and remember how great these voices were."

BAFTA Britannia Awards: Stars Talk Awards Show, Honoree Amy Schumer on Red Carpet

“I love British humor, but I’ve never thought I had a British type of humor. I think I have a German sensibility," Schumer joked on the carpet.

Nigel Lythgoe and Gail Berman Team Up For ‘Easiest Game Show Ever’

The pair are executive producing the new Michael Ian Black-hosted trivia quiz show on cable network Pop.

Watch THR’s Full, Uncensored Reality Roundtable With Mark Burnett, Julie Chen, Nigel Lythgoe and More

THR's Emmy season roundtables air on SundanceTV and stream at THR.com. The shows air Sunday at 8 a.m. PT on channel 557 on DirecTV, 126 on Dish nationwide, and at 11 a.m. ET/PT on cable (channel 625 on TWC in L.A., 94 in NYC).

Producer Nigel Lythgoe Pays Homage to the Doctor Who Saved His Baby Grandson

When the 'So You Think You Can Dance' exec's grandson was discovered to have hydrocephalus in utero, he found a pediatric neurologist that saved his life. Now, the 7-month-old baby "even has his first pair of tap shoes," he tells THR for the annual Doctors Issue.

TV’s ‘Fame’ Reboot Won’t Shy Away from 1980 Movie’s “Darker” Themes, Says Nigel Lythgoe

The drama, produced by MGM Television and A+E Studios, has a home at Lifetime.

‘So You Think You Can Dance’s’ Nigel Lythgoe: “We’ve Got a Lot of American Fathers Now Accepting the Fact That Their Sons Want to Be Dancers”

"I'm really proud that, at a time when the arts are being so dismissed in education, that 'So You Think You Can Dance' has been around for 10 years."

Mark Burnett, Julie Chen, Nigel Lythgoe and Reality A-List on Racist Contestants, Caitlyn Jenner and the Wrath of Leslie Moonves

In THR's roundtable, six top reality TV talents — also including Cat Deeley, Bertram van Munster and Craig Piligian — open up about how they've coped with national tragedies during filming, the craziest moments that didn't make it to air, the Duggar family controversy and their unpredictable contestants: "You have to sit back and let these things happen. They are often their own worst enemies," says Chen.

Fox Beats ‘American Idol’ Racism Lawsuit

Ten African-American contestants contended that their disqualifications occurred out of racial animus