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March 31 - April 3, 2025  |  Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa - Austin, TX


SISO Summit

Deirdre Connolly

Deirdre Connolly

Executive Producer of Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen, Bravo at Embassy Row (BravoCon)
United States
Deirdre Connolly is the Executive Producer of Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen. In 2009, she helped to launch late-night’s first live, interactive talk show alongside host Andy Cohen. Under Deirdre’s leadership, WWHL has become a late night and pop culture phenomenon, hosting guests such as Hillary Clinton, Oprah, Lady GaGa, Julia Roberts, Jimmy Fallon, Mariah Carey and Jennifer Lawrence. The show has produced over 2600 episodes and Deirdre and her team also oversee the content development for the mega successful BravoCon and Bravo’s lively award show, The Bravos.

Prior to her role at Watch What Happens Live and Embassy Row, Deirdre was a producer at MTV’s Total Request Live, which led her to temporarily relocate to London to launch TRL for MTV UK. As a prominent female leader in late-night, Deirdre has been featured in LA Times, The Washington Post, Boston College Magazine, Glamour and as a panelist for both Variety and NYWIFT. Deirdre’s success is a direct reflection of her passion and commitment to those around
her and a love of making great television.