One of six children, Harbert grew up immersed in television, and aspired to a career in the industry while still a child.
In a 2005 article in Advertising Age, Harbert wrote, “I started poring over the ratings in Nielsen 'Pocket Pieces' when I was 9 years old.
The Huffington Post writes: Handler and Balazs broke up after a two-year bicoastal relationship.
Harbert is president and CEO of Comcast Entertainment, which owns E! The close timing of the union and the new show inevitably led to accusations that Handler slept her way to the top (is an E! ), though Handler has openly discussed the relationship and doesn't seem worried about those implications.
"That was the reason it didn't work out, ultimately.
I think." Handler and Harbert began dating in 2006, the same year her first E! star Joan Rivers' accusation that she "made it on her back, f---ing" Harbert.
' and I'd be like, ' No, I just came from my show.
That's the last thing I'd want to do,'" she said.