Lauren Zalaznick

Hollywood heavyweights form Critical board

Mark Itkin, Lauren Zalaznick and Frank Biondi are among the big name Hollywood execs that form fledgling prodco Critical Content’s new board. LA-based Critical launched at the start of the year after Anchorage, a senior secured lender of Relativity Media, bought the assets of Relativity Television. Having secured a series of deals in its first […]

Intel Media exec Eric Huggers ‘eyes Hulu role’

Intel Media’s corporate VP and general manager Erik Huggers has reportedly expressed interest in the vacant CEO role at US internet TV firm Hulu. According to a New York Post report, Huggers, along with NBCUniversal executive VP Lauren Zalaznick and Fox Networks group president Mike Hopkins, have shown interest in the role. Citing unnamed sources, the […]

NBCU’s Zalaznick exits after 12 years

NBCUniversal’s executive VP Lauren Zalaznick is leaving the company after 12 years. Zalaznick, who has held a number of roles at NBCU but is primarily credited with building the Bravo brand, earlier this year lost her programming responsibilities in a restructure that saw Bonnie Hammer take control of the Comcast-owned company’s cable TV nets. Since […]