President, US Alternative Programming, Unscripted Television
Geno McDermott serves as eOne’s President of U.S. Unscripted Television under global leader Tara Long. The company’s slate of unscripted programming includes Impact, a documentary series for Nat Geo, with executive producer the Gal Gadot and Mary J. Blige’s My Life for Amazon, from Oscar-winning filmmaker Vanessa Roth.
McDermott's diverse slate of past and current productions includes true crime series Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez and Unseamly: The Investigation of Peter Nygård, both which he directed; epic historical documentaries and docu-dramas TulsaBurning: The Rise and Fall of Black Wall Street and Jerusalem: City of Faith & Fury; groundbreaking, Emmy Award winning natural history series Tiny Creatures; and globetrotting mysteries in Finding Escobar’s Millions. His series, specials, and films reach audiences on Netflix, Hulu, Discovery+, CNN, Discover ID, THE HISTORY CHANNEL, National Geographic, and internationally, his feature films have premiered at festivals including DOC NYC.