Leah Hariton is an accomplished director and creative executive. Over the last two years Leah has directed the Sonic Drive-In commercial campaign, and has showrun, and directed episodes for, the last four seasons of the award-winning series Selena + Chef on HBO.
Leah was previously the Executive Vice President and Co-Head of Current Programming for the Intellectual Property Corporation. In her role, she oversaw a range of unscripted content: documentary series, competition series, features, and specials.
Her work has included the Emmy award-winning Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath, the true crime series Injustice with Nancy Grace, Chrisley Knows Best and the groundbreaking Secret Lives of Americans.
Over her 21+ years of experience, Hariton has had the opportunity to work with nearly every broadcast, cable and streaming network including ABC, CBS, FOX, Bravo, E!, USA, Discovery Inc. Networks, A&E Networks, and Viacom,. She has created hundreds of hours of content ranging from documentary, competition, ensemble documentary, comedy, renovation, talk, dating and limited documentary series.
A Los Angeles native, Leah studied communications and journalism at the University of California at Berkeley where she graduated magna cum laude.