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Julie Zann

Zann Media


Last updated: Jun 23, 2023

Julie Zann is an Emmy-winning, veteran journalist with over 18 years of experience across more than 70 programs, who interviews the world’s most influential people and covers the stories that define her generation.  She has worked with and for royalty and heads of state around the world.  Julie opened Zann Media in 2016, a consultancy firm focusing on casting, talent booking, television, film, and event producing.  At CNN, Julie was a producer for their global primetime feature interview programs, Piers Morgan Live, and CNN Tonight, hosted by Don Lemon.  She’s produced hundreds of notable interviews, including interviews with every living President of the United States.  Julie’s film work includes John Lewis: Good Trouble, Merkel, and The 4%, a film on gender inequality in Hollywood.  She has also worked for Warner Bros., CBS Sports, NBC, ABC, PBS, A+E Networks, Netflix, Amazon, HBO, HBO Max, FOX News, MSNBC, History, Discovery, National Geographic, AMC, Showtime, Comedy Central, The Military Channel, USA Today, Funny or Die, Epix, Vanity Fair, Vice, Paramount+, CBS All Access, CBS Sports/Super Bowl 50 & Super Bowl LIII, and Thursday Night Football on CBS.

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