He learned classical ballet, modern jazz, ballroom, character, classical Greek and National dance.
Lythgoe began his career as a professional dancer in the corps.
The statements made the audiences confuse as Nigel never expressed such feelings to the media but his ex-wife accused him.
Some years after their marriage, the couple welcomed their first child named, Simon Lythgoe who is today one of the producers of He was previously married to his first-wife, Fiona Lazaredes on 3rd January 1999 and are blessed with three children named, Kyan David Anthony Lynthagoe, Tighe Jamie George Lythgoe, and Dominie Antonia Lythgoe.
In 2008, he again got married to a makeup artist on American Idol named, Tifanie White and again separated in 2012.The pair was spotted at many places together, however, has not yet confirmed about their planning to get married.Before dating Cheryl there was a buzz about him linking up with Priscilla Presley, an American actress soon after his divorce with his wife.Whereas, when his ex-wife was in the camp of I'm A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here, she told everyone that her ex-loves him till the date and is still waiting for her.