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Eli Holzman

Studio Lambert

Eli Holzman began his career at Miramax Films in New York.  He relocated to Los Angeles to found the company's television department and helped create Project Greenlight.  While there, he oversaw the production of numerous projects including scripted network series, children's animation, MOW, miniseries, primetime animation and game shows.  Rising to run the department, his tenure at Miramax culminated in 2004, when he created the hit Bravo series Project Runway.  He left Miramax to run Ashton Kutcher’s 20th Century Fox-based Katalyst Films where he developed and launched the CW series Beauty & the Geek.  In 2006, Eli founded a boutique production company where he created CW reality series Stylista, created the Bravo reality series Work of Art, helped create the ABC Family scripted series Longevity, set up the Paramount film Fix (with Kurt Sutter, Joel Schumacher and Lorenzo DiBonaventura) and served as the showrunning executive producer on seasons I and II of G4’s first reality series, The Block.  In 2008, Eli founded the US arm of British production company, Studio Lambert, where he launched and Executive Produced Undercover Boss, the #1 new show of the 2009-10 season and the highest rated reality premiere of all time.   Eli has executive produced numerous shows including Diamond Divers (Spike), Be the Boss, (A&E), Three in a Bed, (Travel Channel) Southern Fried Stings (TruTV) and The Pitch (AMC) as well as numerous existing and upcoming series and pilots for A&E, Animal Planet, Bravo, CBS, CMT, Discovery, E!, Lifetime, Logo, MTV, Nat Geo, NBC, OWN, Oxygen, Style, TLC, TNT, TruTV and Vh1.  Holzman has been nominated six times for the Emmy Award and three is a three-time Producers Guild Award nominee.

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, September 10

4:00pm PDT