Gil Goldschein serves as Chairman and CEO of Bunim/Murray Productions (BMP) and is responsible for the continuing growth of the 32-year-old company as both a production studio and international business entity in addition to managing the daily operation. Combining business and creative acumen, he has been instrumental in setting and guiding the company’s vision regarding both network and global expansion, and with sole greenlight authority on the company’s projects, has led the sale, production and distribution of more shows over the past few years than throughout all of the company’s illustrious history.
Goldschein also played a key role in expanding BMP’s global footprint by negotiating Banijay Group’s acquisition of the company in 2010, providing BMP with access to Banijay’s international formats and Banijay with distribution of BMP formats to the international marketplace.
BMP’s current programming includes Keeping up with the Kardashians, Total Divas and Total Bellas (E!), The Real World, The Challenge, The Challenge: Champs vs. Pros, The Challenge: Champs vs. Stars, The Challenge: CT’s Getting Married and Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club (MTV), Born This Way (A&E), Earth Live (National Geographic), Ball in the Family (Facebook Watch) Miz and Mrs. (USA Network), Family or Fiancé (OWN), Growing Up Is A Drag and Endless Summer (Snapchat). BMP has also produced They Call Us Monsters (PBS), Valentine Road (HBO), Pedro (MTV) and the Emmy Award-winning Autism: The Musical (HBO) for BMP Films.