Mike Deffina was born on December 7, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Mike is a producer, known for So You Think You Can Dance (2005), Superstars of Dance (2009) and Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann (2008). See full bio »

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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »

Known For

(2007-2016)
(2009)
Legendary Producer
(2021)

Filmography

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 2022 Family Game Fight (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Kosturos Family vs. The Extinguishers (2022) ... (co-executive producer)
 2021 Legendary (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Ballroom 5000 (2021) ... (co-executive producer)
- Elektric Jungle (2021) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ice Haus (2021) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ovah! (2021) ... (co-executive producer)
- Plastic Fantastic (2021) ... (co-executive producer)
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (producer - 65 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (senior producer - 55 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (associate producer - 28 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (segment producer - 18 episodes, 2008) (supervising producer - 15 episodes, 2014) (co-executive producer - 13 episodes, 2016) (senior supervising producer - 9 episodes, 2015)
- The Next Generation: Winner Chosen (2016) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Next Generation: Top 4 Perform (2016) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Next Generation: Top 5 Perform + Elimination (2016) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Next Generation: Top 6 Perform + Elimination (2016) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Next Generation: Top 8 Perform + Elimination (2016) ... (co-executive producer)
 2012-2014 American Idol (TV Series) (producer - 20 episodes)
- Episode #13.34 (2014) ... (producer)
- Episode #13.33 (2014) ... (producer)
- Episode #13.32 (2014) ... (producer)
- Episode #13.31 (2014) ... (producer)
- Episode #13.30 (2014) ... (producer)
 2014 The Voice (TV Series) (producer - 7 episodes)
- The Best of the Blind Auditions (2014) ... (producer)
- The Blind Auditions Continue, Part 2 (2014) ... (producer)
- The Blind Auditions Continue (2014) ... (producer)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 4 (2014) ... (producer)
- The Blind Auditions, Part 3 (2014) ... (producer)
 2008-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (field producer - 39 episodes)
- Round Ten: Final Results (2011) ... (field producer)
- Round Ten: The Finals (2011) ... (field producer)
- Round Nine (2011) ... (field producer)
- Round Eight: The Results (2011) ... (field producer)
- Round Eight (2011) ... (field producer)
 2009 Superstars of Dance (TV Series) (segment producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... (segment producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... (segment producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (segment producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (segment producer)
  Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann (TV Series) (associate producer - 6 episodes, 2008) (field producer - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #1.7 (2008) ... (associate producer)
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... (field producer)
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... (associate producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... (associate producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (associate producer)
 2008 America's Best Dance Crew (TV Series) (associate producer - 1 episode)
- The Live Auditions (2008) ... (associate producer)
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 2006 The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (TV Special) (assistant camera)
 2006 Celebrity Duets (TV Series) (camera technician - 9 episodes)
- Finale (2006) ... (camera technician)
- Episode #1.8 (2006) ... (camera technician)
- Episode #1.7 (2006) ... (camera technician)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (camera technician)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (camera technician)
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 2006 2006 American Music Awards (TV Special) (production assistant)
 2006 14th Annual ESPY Awards (TV Special) (production assistant)
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5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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