Bill McGoldrick returned to USA in June 2009 as senior vice president, original scripted programming, overseeing all USA scripted development, reporting to Jeff Wachtel, president, USA original programming and co-head of original content, Universal Cable Productions.
McGoldrick originally joined USA in 1998 as an executive assistant. As an executive in series development, he worked on various prime-time dramas and comedies for both USA and Syfy, including THE INVISIBLE MAN, GOOD VS. EVIL and MONK. In 2003, he was named vice president, series development, in which capacity he worked on such shows as PSYCH and THE 4400.
In 2005, he joined Spike Television as vice president, original series programming, overseeing the launch of the channel’s first dramas, “Kill Point” and “Blade.” He was named senior vice president in 2007, and oversaw development of the network’s first comedies, “Factory,” “Blue Mountain State” and “Players Hut.”
McGoldrick graduated with a BS from the University of Southern California.