Georgie Hurford-Jones, Senior Vice President, Unscripted Programming, Endemol Shine North America
Georgie Hurford-Jones has served as Senior Vice President, Unscripted Programming, Endemol Shine North America, since June 2015.
Award-winning producer and TV executive Hurford-Jones, who has been responsible for some of the top unscripted formats in the world over the last decade, serves as an executive producer FOX’s MasterChef and MasterChef Junior, and the upcoming launch of Family Food Fight (ABC).
Prior to joining Endemol Shine, Hurford-Jones served as an EP and oversaw NBC’s America’s Got Talent after launching ITV’s BAFTA Award-winning Britain’s Got Talent, while serving as Senior Vice President of Simon Cowell’s Syco TV. Hurford-Jones was also formerly in charge of ITV’s award-winning UK series, Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway and Ant & Dec’s Gameshow Marathon.
Hurford-Jones was also a producer of the Emmy Award-winning Channel 4 program, So Graham Norton. In addition to her success in live television formats, she has vast experience in producing documentaries.