John Heilemann is a host, creator, and executive producer of Showtime’s The Circus. He is a co-founder of Recount Media and Executive Editor of The Recount, a new video platform for political news, analysis, and commentary; national affairs analyst for NBC News and MSNBC; and co-author of the No. 1 New York Times bestsellers Game Change and Double Down. (Game Change was adapted into a movie of the same name that won five Emmy Awards, three Golden Globes, and a Peabody Award.) During the 2016 election season, Heilemann served as a managing editor of Bloomberg Politics and host of the daily MSNBC and Bloomberg TV program With All Due Respect. He is a former staff writer and columnist for New York magazine, The New Yorker, Wired, and The Economist.