FremantleMedia North America
Toby Gorman joined FremantleMedia North America (FMNA) in April as EVP, Alternative Programming. One of his many upcoming projects include “Mat Franco’s Got Magic,” which will see the “America’s Got Talent” Season 9 winner return to NBC for a pair of primetime specials that will follow the magician’s journey as he prepares to headline his own Las Vegas show.
Prior to joining FMNA, Gorman most recently served as co-executive producer and showrunner on NBC’s “Hollywood Game Night” and “The Winner Is.” In addition, he served as executive producer and showrunner on the NBC pilot “Surprise Surprise,” as well as the Fox series “Mobbed.”
Gorman and FremantleMedia have a long history together — for FMNA, Gorman served as executive producer and showrunner for dating pilot “Take Me Out” for ABC, executive producer of NBC’s “Celebrity Family Feud” and as supervising producer for FOX’s “American Idol” (seasons 8 and 9), earning two shared Emmy® nominations for Outstanding Reality – Competition Program.
Previously, Gorman was series producer and showrunner for FremantleMedia in his native UK for “All Star Family Fortunes” (ITV1) & “Grease Is the Word” (ITV1). Gorman also served as showrunner for “Britain’s Missing Top Model” (BBC3) and “The Smith’s Hotels for Two” (Discovery International), as well as series editor and showrunner for “The Race” (Sky One) and producer of “I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!” (ITV1) and “Hell’s Kitchen” (ITV1).
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