Donald Trump reportedly told an NBC Universal executive that he could continue his show “The Apprentice” if he ran and was elected to the White House. According to a June Vanity Fair report that The Hill notes went largely ignored until the reporter did an interview this weekend on The...
Fed up with the restrictions on video and logo usage imposed by NBC Universal on other TV networks and stations, WGN sports anchor Pat Tomasulo had an entertaining Howard Beale meltdown. "I'm not even going to report on the Olympics,...Show More Summary
Despite having moved on from late night to Hulu specials, Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog, is still owned by NBC Universal. And the company has been making money off the hand puppet and his projects all along. Since debuting on NBC's "Late...Show More Summary
If you wanted to watch every Olympic event being carried across the NBC universe, it would take 281 days. That's because the networks and digital platforms of NBCUniversal are carrying an unprecedented 6,755 hours of programming from...Show More Summary
It's becoming abundantly clear that the lessons of the cord cutting age are not sinking in at Comcast/NBC Universal headquarters. Last Friday night, NBC aired the Olympic opening ceremonies, but spent the weekend being mercilessly ridiculed...Show More Summary
Harry, Ron, and Hermione are worth a lot of galleons
The deal, said to be more than $200 million, will begin in 2018 and will allow NBC Universal to use even more Potter material at its theme parks.
George RR Martin’s WILD CARDS Superhero Books In Development At NBC Universal!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! George R.R. Martin, author of “Game of Thrones,” now has another book series in development for television,...Show More Summary
The year is 2016. Nearly one in four Americans are either “cord-cutters,” meaning they’ve dropped their cable TV subscriptions, or “cord-nevers,” meaning they’ve never had one. Yet NBC Universal—which owns exclusive U.S. rights to broadcast...Show More Summary
Time Warner has officially taken a 10 percent ownership stake in popular streaming service Hulu, joining a list of companies already invested, including Disney, 21st Century Fox and Comcast/NBC Universal. Time Warner is preparing toShow More Summary
Press release from NBC, July 19, 2016: NBC, Universal Television Alternative Studios and Jennifer Lopez’s Nuyorican Productions are stepping on to the dance floor with a 10-episode order for “World of Dance,” an unparalleled dance competition series where the winner...
Ron Meyer is staying with NBCUniversal for a long time to come. The veteran executive has signed a contract to remain vice chairman of NBC Universal for an additional five years. His contract was set to expire in 2017.
Jeff Shell, the chairman of NBCUniversal's Filmed Entertainment Division, was denied entry into Russia last night. After being detained several hours, he was escorted out of the country and onto a flight. Shell, also chairman of theShow More Summary
Users of torrenting who are downloading pirate material may be caught out by NBC Universal's new invention.
In an effort to curb piracy of copyrighted content, entertainment giant NBC Universal has patented a way to detect files being shared by large groups of people on peer-to-peer networks in real-time. The idea is that the system, which...Show More Summary
NBC Universal has patented a new technology that can detect high volume file-sharing swarms, including those using BitTorrent. The system is set up to detect popular pirated files and gathers data that can be used for anti-piracy purposes,...Show More Summary
For years now, broadcasters have waged an unrelenting legal war on Dish network for giving consumers what they want: namely a DVR that automatically skips advertisements users weren't watching anyway. Fox, CBS and NBC Universal collectively...Show More Summary
It’s been six years since we saw Shrek on the big screen, but Hollywood can never let go of something, can it? According to Deadline, NBC Universal — a subsidiary of Comcast — is working to revive the beloved ogre following the company’s purchase of DreamWorks in late April. NBC is primarily known for producing [...]Show More Summary
A coalition of prominent copyright holders including Disney, 20th Century Fox, NBC Universal and Viacom are pressuring the U.S. based.ORG domain registry to take action against The Pirate Bay. The Copyright Alliance is shocked that the registry allows the notorious torrent site to operate freely and wants the domain name offline. Show More Summary
Already racking up an impressive number of awards and nominations just for its first season, the NETFLIX show Master Of None starring Aziz Ansari was part of NBC/Universal Television’s presentation at the first -ever Deadline Contenders Emmys all day event held last month at the DGA Theatre. Show More Summary