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Nigel Lythgoe back in the Dating game after Divorcing first Wife? Meet his new Girlfriend here
Updated On 23 May, 2023 Published On 25 Aug, 2017
An American Tv producer plus director, Nigel Lythgoe is dating Cheryl Shuman after the tragic ending of his first marriage.
An English TV and film producer and director, Nigel Lythgoe is very successful and has earned massive amount from his upgrading career, however, is a bit unlucky when it comes to his personal life.
He faced a tragic ending of his married life with his first wife, Bonita Shawe who was the judge of an American Idol after having children and grandchildren as well.
But as of now, he is again in the game of dating after divorcing his first wife. Currently, he is dating the founder of Beverly Hills Cannible Club named, Cheryl Shuman. So, is the couple already getting married?
Today let's know more about his personal life and children.
Nigel Lythgoe is not planning to get married again but is dating
Nigel is currently dating Cheryl Shuman, the founder of the Beverly Hills Cannabis Club. At first, the couple denied about their relationship but after appearing together in an event of OK magazine, it was confirmed that the couple was dating each other.
The pair was spotted at many places together, however, has not yet confirmed about their planning to get married.
Nigel and Cheryl in an event, Source: E! Online
Before dating Cheryl there was a buzz about him linking up with Priscilla Presley, an American actress soon after his divorce with his wife.
Nigel met Bonita Shawe for the first time on the set of the BBC's Young Generation dance group. Soon after that, they started dating. Bonita also became one of the judges on the show, So You Think You Can Dance.
Dating after several months, the couple married in 1974. They were having a blissful life together until Bonita decided to split with her husband most probably in 2010. Their long time marriage ended in seconds.
Nigel and Bonita during their wedding, Source: Daily Mail
As per Nigel,
'' I had No idea she wanted the marriage to end.''
His statement shows that Bonita herself wanted to end the relationship and the reason behind their divorce is still a matter of curiosity for the audiences.
Bonita and Nigel in the 6th Annual BAFTA Tea Party, Source: Zimbio
''He wasn't going to give up, he wants me back.''
The statements made the audiences confuse as Nigel never expressed such feelings to the media but his ex-wife accused him.
The pair is blessed with two children and grandchildren as well
Some years after their marriage, the couple welcomed their first child named, Simon Lythgoe who is today one of the producers of American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance.
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.