Goldberg Joins AMC as SVP, Unscripted Programming

AMC has named Eliot Goldberg senior vice president of unscripted programming.

Goldberg will oversee development of the network's growing slate of unscripted series, including Talking Dead, Comic Book Men and the upcoming Owner's Manual, which premieres this fall.

Prior to joining AMC, Goldberg served as senior vice president of original programming and development for CMT, contributing to such series as Bayou Billionaires and Dog and Beth: On the Hunt.

"Eliot is a talented executive with both network and production company experience and a proven ability to tell authentic stories and find characters that resonate with audiences," said Joel Stillerman, executive vice president, original programming, production and digital content, AMC, and to whom Goldberg will report. "I look forward to having him join the team at AMC, and help us continue to evolve our unscripted strategy."