Julia Boorstin joined CNBC in May 2006 as a general assignment reporter. Later that year, she became CNBC's media and entertainment reporter working from CNBC's Los Angeles Bureau. Boorstin covers media with a special focus on the intersection of media and technology. In addition, she reported a documentary on the future of television for the network, "Stay Tuned…The Future of TV."
Boorstin joined CNBC from Fortune magazine where she was a business writer and reporter since 2000, covering a wide range of stories on everything from media companies to retail to business trends. During that time, she was also a contributor to "Street Life," a live market wrap-up segment on CNN Headline News.
In 2003, 2004 and 2006, The Journalist and Financial Reporting newsletter named Boorstin to the "TJFR 30 under 30" list of the most promising business journalists under 30 years old. She has also worked for the State Department's delegation to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and for Vice President Gore's domestic policy office.
She graduated with honors from Princeton University with a B.A. in history. She was also an editor of The Daily Princetonian.
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CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the R-rated animated movie took in $34 million over the weekend.
Fox News names their new senior leadership team, CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports that Twenty-First Century Fox is expecting settlements in the probe against former CEO Roger Ailes, according to Dow Jones.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides highlights of her interview with Disney CEO Bob Iger after the company reported better than expected quarterly results.
Disney's CEO Bob Iger sat down with CNBC's Julia Boorstin to discuss what could be ahead for the media giant.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports that Facebook is taking steps to help control advertising on its platforms including circumventing ad-blocking software and letting users tweak their targeted ad preferences.
Facebook says it's overriding ad blockers and giving consumers control over what kind of ads they see.
Snapchat announced a partnership with the NFL on a sponsored lens.
A Massachusetts probate court judge said Friday he has "some concerns" about how much information was being given to Sumner Redstone.
The New York Times said on Tuesday its Moscow bureau was targeted by a cyber attack this month but that there was no evidence the hackers, believed to be Russian, were successful.
The advertising group expects full-year revenue growth to be "well over" 3 percent, compared with a previous forecast of "over" 3 percent.