Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Southern California
What I know for sure is that former producer Nigel Lythgoe was brought back and has been in talks with Fox. He's also the exec producer of So You Think You Can Dance, and the format for that show was almost completely revamped for the just finished season seven. So I guess Fox is hoping that Lythgoe will come up with ideas for completely revamping AI and making the show relevant again for viewers.
I also know that Lythgoe and the other dance show judges are very very strict and particular about who they pick to compete on the show. I'm hoping that will be reflected in future seasons of AI, since I'm not the only one who noticed that AI's season 9 contestants were quite mediocre. Perhaps with Nigel having more influence over the show again, the contestants will be worth hearing again. (My hope).
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