Mike Dorsey is a television producer, editor, and filmmaker based in Los Angeles, CA. With over 100 credits, he has produced and edited feature length documentaries, scripted and unscripted series, and branded content. Most recently, Mike was the showrunner for 2022's Ghost Adventures: House Calls series for Discovery+, and produced the Auto/Biography series for Discovery's MotorTrend network from 2020-21.
His documentary projects include Murder Rap: Inside the Biggie and Tupac Murders, The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter, and Lost Airmen of Buchenwald. He also produced and edited the hit documentary Demon House, and he was a co-producer on the NBCUniversal scripted series, Unsolved, for Netflix and the USA Network, which was inspired by his Murder Rap documentary.
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These are all projects that Mike Dorsey has produced and edited. They include Demon House, Murder Rap, The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter, Lost Airmen of Buchenwald, and more.
Mike has produced and directed commercials and branded pieces for major brands, including Chevy, Coleman, Polaris, Princess Cruises, and Discovery Expedition. He has a business degree in Marketing, and works well with advertising agencies.
Mike Dorsey is a television producer, editor, and documentary filmmaker, with a passion for true crime, history, and exploring the unknown. He is the showrunner for 2022’s Ghost Adventures: House Calls on Discovery+, and edited some of the show’s episodes. From 2020-21, he was a producer for the automotive-themed crime and mystery series Auto/Biography on Discovery’s MotorTrend network. He also edited six short-form music programs for Tidal from 2018-2020, including episodes of the popular Car Test interview series, an Iggy Azalea concert, and documentaries on recording artists T.I. and Masego.
In 2018, Mike was a co-producer on the Josh Duhamel-starring scripted crime series Unsolved for NBCUniversal, now on Netflix, inspired by one of his documentaries, and a producer and editor of the hit paranormal documentary Demon House with Ghost Adventures’ Zak Bagans, and the follow-up special for Travel Channel, Demon House: The Lost Footage.
As a documentary filmmaker, Mike’s projects include Murder Rap: Inside the Biggie and Tupac Murders; the Manson film The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter, which BuzzFeed readers named the 4th-scariest documentary ever made; the WWII documentary Lost Airmen of Buchenwald, which aired on networks in the US and around the world; and The Oyler House: Richard Neutra's Desert Retreat about mid-century modern architecture.
In his spare time, Mike produces and co-hosts the popular Dearly Departed Podcast on Hollywood history. He holds a degree in Marketing from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, and grew up in Southern California and southwest Colorado.