Endemol Shine North America Names Brad Carr, Senior Vice President, Production
November 16, 2018—Endemol Shine North America has named veteran studio executive Brad Carr, Senior Vice President, Production, it was announced today by Rob Day, Executive Vice President, Production, Endemol Shine North America, to whom he will report.
Carr joins Endemol Shine from Critical Content (formerly Relativity Television), where he served as Senior Vice President, Production. Carr will lead all day-to-day production efforts for both “MasterChef” and “MasterChef Junior,” as well as upcoming ABC series “Family Food Fight” and other Endemol Shine series in development. Carr formerly served as a producer on several Endemol Shine programs, including “Deal or No Deal” and “Fear Factor.”
Endemol Shine North America is behind such hit series as Big Brother (CBS), Celebrity Big Brother (CBS), Ink Master (Paramount Network), MasterChef (FOX), MasterChef Junior (FOX), Swamp People (History), The Real Housewives of Atlanta (Bravo), Below Deck (Bravo), T.I. & Tiny: Friends and Family Hustle (VH1), Page Six TV (Syndicated), Fear Factor (MTV), Trading Spaces (TLC) and upcoming Deal or No Deal (CNBC), Masked Singer (FOX), Big Bounce Battle (FOX) and Utopia (Amazon).
“Brad brings with him a tremendous amount of experience and he’s someone I’ve worked with many times in my career and have a lot of trust in,” says Day. “He’s already stepped right in and helping us keep our many shows on track.”
Added Carr, “I’m thrilled to be back working with the talented team at Endemol Shine. The slate of high-quality programs are not only great to watch, but exciting to produce, as well.”
Prior to joining Endemol Shine North America, Carr managed more than 40 TV and digital productions for Critical Content as SVP, Production, from 2010 to 2018. Carr worked on such series as “Home Free” (FOX), “Trisha’s Southern Kitchen” (Food Network), “Lowe Files” (A&E), “ Caribbean Pirate Treasure” (Travel Channel), “Catfish: The TV Show” (MTV) and “Welcome Back Potter” (HGTV).
Previously Carr served as a line producer on “Wipeout” (ABC) and “Coolio’s Rules” (Oxygen) and a production manager on “Kid Nation” (CBS), "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” (ABC) and “Hey Paula” (Bravo). Carr was also an associate producer on the original versions of “Deal or No Deal” and “Fear Factor” for NBC.
ABOUT ENDEMOL SHINE NORTH AMERICA
Endemol Shine North America delivers world-class content and compelling storytelling to multiple platforms in the U.S. and across the globe. Endemol Shine North America is part of Endemol Shine Group, the global content creator, producer and distributor with a diverse portfolio of companies that are behind some of the most prominent hit television formats and series in the world.
Its Endemol Shine Latino division oversees all Spanish and Portuguese-language operations across Latin America, including newly launched studio Endemol Shine Boomdog, which produces original content for both the U.S. Hispanic and Mexican markets. Subsidiary production companies include Authentic Entertainment, Truly Original, and 51 Minds Entertainment.
Endemol Shine Group’s companies in North America are behind such hit series as Big Brother (CBS), Ink Master (Paramount Network), MasterChef (FOX), MasterChef Junior (FOX), Swamp People (History), The Real Housewives of Atlanta (Bravo), Below Deck (Bravo), T.I. & Tiny: Friends and Family Hustle (VH1), Page Six TV (Syndicated), Fear Factor (MTV), Mira Quien Baila (Univision), I'm Dying Up Here (Showtime), Trading Spaces (TLC) and upcoming Deal or No Deal (CNBC), LOL (Amazon), Masked Singer (FOX), Big Bounce Battle (FOX) and Utopia (Amazon).