Picks and Pans Review: The Next Roger Ebert? Movie Critic Ben Lyons
updated 09/29/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 09/29/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT
"I was well-versed in Hitchcock by fifth grade," says Lyons, son of movie critic Jeffrey Lyons. "My dad has been a mentor." Lyons also hosts Nickelodeon's new extreme sports competition My Family's Got Guts: "When you see a 10-year-old girl slam-dunk a basketball, you can't help but get a kick out of it."