Speaker Molly Harrington

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Molly Harrington

Director of CNN Original Series


Molly Harrington is the Associate Director of CNN Original Series, based in Los Angeles. Harrington works across current programming, develops high-profile, non-fiction programs and is responsible for cultivating relationships within the creative community. To date, Harrington has managed the production of more than 25 original nonfiction series for CNN including Emmy Award-winning United Shades of America with W. Kamau BellThis is Life with Lisa LingThe Radical Story of Patty HearstAmerican Dynasties: The Kennedys; Tricky Dick, Race for the White House; The Redemption Project with Van JonesChristiane Amanpour: Sex & Love Around the World; and The Decades franchise, including The Nineties and The 2000s.

She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in cultural geography.

Speaking on: Lunch with a Decision Maker (sign up required); Face-to-Face Meetings #2 (sign up required); 30 Minutes With... Molly Harrington, CNN

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