Michael Binkow serves as executive producer on NBC’s hit series “Hollywood Game Night,” hosted by three-time Emmy Award winner Jane Lynch.
Binkow created and/or executive produced a number of successful television series, including “Pawnography” for History, “Minute to Win It” and “Baggage” for GSN, as well as “Container Wars” and “Guinness World Records Gone Wild” for truTV.
In addition, Binkow supervised the megahit “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” for ABC, “1 vs. 100” for NBC and “Game Show in My Head” for CBS.
Prior to that, he held development positions at Castle Rock Entertainment and Disney’s KCAL-TV. He also worked at FOX, Inc., first as VP, Corporate Communications overseeing
Twentieth Century Fox, Fox TV Stations & FBC, and then at Fox network where he was responsible for “Married with Children,” “COPS,” “The 41st Emmy Awards” and “21 Jump Street,” among others.
Binkow began his career in public relations at Rogers & Cowan and left to start his own company with clients such as “The Jackson’s Victory Tour,” Don King Productions and the President’s Council on Physical Fitness & Sports.
His philanthropy efforts include volunteering for the Make-a-Wish Foundation, Food on Food and the American Red Cross, where he is a disaster preparedness presenter. Binkow received a BBA degree from Emory University.