One Brit is out and another is in.

With Simon Cowell out of the American Idol fold, former producer Nigel Lythgoe - who left this post in 2008 - has returned to the show he helped make famous. He released the following statement today:

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By now you pretty much know all there is to know about the Lindsay Lohan saga. Well, if you live in the U.S., anyway. For viewers in Taiwan, a news station decided to sum up the celebrity scandal with an animated reenactment.

As with their interpretation of Tiger and Elin Woods' fight last December, Taiwanese News Channel's take on the incarceration of Lindsay takes some (hilarious) creative liberties. Michael Lohan was not next to her in court, for example.

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In an effort to separate truth from fiction, the L.A. County Sheriff's Department has contacted Oksana Grigorieva's former lawyer to see if she said inconsistent or incriminating things during her custody mediation with Mel Gibson.

Attorney Eric George will be asked about both Oksana's brutality claims against Mel as well as the actor's allegation that his ex is trying to extort him.

Posted in: Mel Gibson