Banijay Studios North America


Key Titles

Temptation Island
Child Support
Wife Swap

Banijay Studios North America opened its Los Angeles-based headquarters in April 2014, and creates original network, syndicated, and cable programming, as well as developing Banijay Group’s format hits for the U.S. market. 

The label was launched by television innovators David Goldberg and Caroline Baumgard, the executives who created, produced, and shepherded some of the most successful unscripted formats in the world, including Big Brother, two-time Emmy Award® winning series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Deal or No Deal, Fear Factor, award-winning fan-favourite Wipeout, and the Emmy Award®-winning hit syndicated daytime series, Steve Harvey. Now led by Goldberg, the company develops original content across multiple genres and is a well-capitalized, creative company that further expands Banijay’s footprint in the U.S. 

To date, the company has been responsible for Temptation Island for USA Network, Child Support for ABCthe reboot of Wife Swap for Paramount and Don’t for ABC.