Known for capturing moments that combine compelling history with authentic human stories, Marsha Bemko’s television career spans 30 years, most notably as executive producer for the 20-time Emmy® Award-nominated ANTIQUES ROADSHOW. Bemko is a 2018 recipient of the Silver Circle Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. During her tenure, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW has been recognized with multiple Telly Awards, CINE Golden Eagle Awards, NY Festivals International Television Broadcast Awards, and in 2015 a Critics’ Choice Awards nomination. Bemko has also spearheaded ANTIQUES ROADSHOW’s expansion across digital and social platforms. Bemko is executive producer of the DETOURS podcast.
Marsha Bemko’s television career spans 30 years, most notably as executive producer for the 20-time Emmy® Award-nominated ANTIQUES ROADSHOW
Bemko is the author of Antiques Roadshow Behind the Scenes (Touchstone/Stonesong Press, 2009), is a contributing editor to Country Living magazine, and is a sought-after speaker. As part of the ANTIQUES ROADSHOW franchise, Bemko was also at the helm of PBS’s MARKET WARRIORS and the ROADSHOW companion series ANTIQUES ROADSHOW FYI.
Prior to joining ROADSHOW as senior producer in 1999, Bemko worked on several WGBH-produced public affairs programs for PBS, including Culture Shock (1999), a historical series about censorship in the arts and freedom of expression, and Discovering Women (1995), a series about six women scientists. Bemko also worked in a variety of production capacities for the FRONTLINE public affairs series beginning in 1982.