Michael Heyerman, Senior Vice President, Unscripted Original Series, Endemol Shine North America
Michael Heyerman was named Senior Vice President, Unscripted Original Series, Endemol Shine North America, in January, 2020.
Heyerman helped develop and serves as an Executive Producer on the studio’s new series "LEGO Masters" for FOX, "Foodtastic" for Disney+, "Pride & Prejudice: An Experiment in Romance" (Peacock) and the relaunch of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" at HGTV.
Heyerman originally joined Endemol Shine North America in October 2018, signing an executive producer deal with the studio. Previously, Heyerman served as showrunner on "Endemol Shine’s MasterChef Jr.—Road To The Finale."
Prior to joining Endemol Shine North America, Heyerman was part of NBC’s development Brain Trust team at Universal Television, guiding original unscripted projects to air.
He also served as co-executive producer on "The F Word" at FOX, "To Tell The Truth" at ABC, as well as senior producer on NBC’s "America’s Got Talent." Heyerman’s other credits include "Toddlers and Tiaras," "Millionaire Matchmaker," "American Inventor" and "Top Design."
He is from Northern California and attended the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he majored in Cultural Anthropology and English.