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EDEN GAHA

MOTHER MEDIA GROUP

Eden Gaha, based in Los Angeles, is the CEO of Mother Media Group, a content production company he founded in 2017.

Mother Media Group is co-producer on Amazon Prime Video’s series, All or Nothing: New Zealand All Blacks, about New Zealand’s national rugby union team, and is currently in development on a number of other unscripted projects for CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox and A+E. Additionally, it is in a first-look deal with STXtv, the television division of global media company STX Entertainment.

Gaha previously served as President, Unscripted Television at Endemol Shine North America, where he executive produced many of the company’s top unscripted series, including MasterChef and MasterChef Junior (Fox), The Biggest Loser (NBC), Restaurant Startup and Billion Dollar Buyer (CNBC), and Hunted (CBS).  Before that, he worked at Mark Burnett Productions, serving as producer on Celebrity ApprenticeThe ContenderPirate MasterRock Star, and the long-running CBS series Survivor, for which he was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards.

Prior to moving to the United States, Gaha had a successful on-air television career in his native Australia for more than a decade. Gaha served as the host of 10 Network’s musical program Take 40, Nine Network’s Animal Hospital and Fox Eight’s The Ties That Bind.  He also was a reporter/producer for the Australian version of news magazine A Current Affair.

Gaha has been named one of the most influential unscripted Hollywood executives in Variety’s Reality Impact special report and was ranked #5 in The Hollywood Reporter’s Top 25 Reality Player’s list in 2014.

Mother Media Group is represented by William Morris Endeavor.

Roundtables

Eden is hosting a Roundtable focused on Mother Media Group.

EDEN GAHA

CEO

FORMATTING DISRUPTION

Conference Hall 1, Level 2

Formats, when perfected for a niche are considered a licence to print money- but how long can this alchemy last? The session will cover the adaptation of overseas formats to local markets. The creation of formats locally that can travel and adapt, and the challenges for distributors and producers in the new order. We discuss […]

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IN CONVERSATION WITH EDEN GAHA CEO, MOTHER MEDIA GROUP

Conference Hall 1, Level 2

From an on air role in Australian television to one of the U.S.’ most influential unscripted Hollywood executives, Eden Gaha has been responsible for many top rating U.S. shows of the last decade including Masterchef and Masterchef Junior, The Biggest Loser and Hunted. In 2017 he founded his own content production company, Mother Media Group, […]

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