This is a rather unusual cross-conglom promotion: Disney-owned ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live will have four of the biggest stars from Universal’s biggest tentpole of the year, Furious 7, next week. Also in a rare setup, Jimmy Kimmel will have...Show More Summary
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) is expected to formally announce his candidacy for the presidency at Liberty University Monday morning. Watch the livesteam below, via NBC News: [Image via Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com]
The owner of a bar where Martese Johnson, a University of Virginia student, whose brutal arrest was captured on camera released a statement Saturday denying claims that the 20-year-old man was belligerent, according to NBC 29.
Bobbi Kristina Brown has reportedly been transferred from Emory University Hospital to an undisclosed rehabilitation facility in Georgia, according to NBC. However, it is unknown exactly when the 21-year-old daughter of Whitney Houston was transferred to the rehabilitation center. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Bobbi Kristina Brown Bobbi spent almost two months at [...]
Fun piece from Salt Lake City NBC affiliate KSL-TV. Reporter Sloan Schrage sat down with a couple of former University of Utah student reporters to revisit the time Andy Warhol was booked for an October 2, 1967 lecture at the school but instead, sent an imposter. Show More Summary
Zachary Levi, who is starring in NBC’s Heroes Reborn, has signed a first-look deal with Universal TV, the studio behind the upcoming event series as well as the original Heroes drama. Under the deal, Levi will continue to develop Tuned, a half-hour single-camera comedy he set up at NBC and Universal TV earlier this development season. Show More Summary
Out anchor Thomas Roberts joined Out@NBC/Universal, the first LGBT group invited to march in the 253-year-old procession.
Despite reports that NBC Universal is not involved in negotiations for Apple’s upcoming subscription TV replacement service, NBC still hopes to arrive on the Apple TV as soon as the second half of 2015, according to a source with knowledge of NBC’s digital roadmap. A recent presentation slide provided by the source shows that NBC wants to launch Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and […]
Mad Men alum Ben Feldman will lead the cast of NBC comedy pilot Superstore, from Universal TV. Written by The Office alum Justin Spitzer and directed by Ruben Fleischer, Superstore is about a group of employees at a big-box store and examines love, friendship and the beauty of everyday moments. Show More Summary
MSNBC will team up with digital-video distributor NowThis on two daily video programs that will debut on Facebook, Variety reported. The cable news network and NowThis, partially owned by MSNBC parent NBC Universal, will debut: Sound...Show More Summary
Christine Taylor (Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story) has landed a regular role in NBC's single-camera comedy pilot Sharing, from Universal TV and Jimmy Fallon's Eight Million Plus. It is a workplace comedy about the different groups of people working side by side in a shared office space. Show More Summary
In all the turmoil and head rolling at NBC, one change has gone almost unnoticed. Mark Hoffman, President of business network CNBC, is now reporting directly NBC Universal CEO Steve Burke. That's the very top. Hoffman used to report to Pat Fili-Krushel the former NBC News Group Chairman, who then reported to Burke. Show More Summary
The results of a new Quinnipac University poll are just the kind of thing you want to hear as election season ramps up: more U.S. voters said they trusted the news coverage provided by Fox News than NBC, ABC, CBS, MSNBC or CNN. Read more...
Brian Williams may be down, but he's not out. While the embattled "NBC Nightly News" anchor serves a six-month suspension for fabricating his reporting experience during the Iraq War in 2003, a new Quinnipiac University National poll...Show More Summary
NBC Universal announced its executive reshuffling of its troubled news department on Friday, bringing back its former news chief Andy Lack to supervise the division and MSNBC. Mr. Lack will take... To view the full story, click the title link.
Matthew Lillard is set as the male lead opposite Erinn Hayes in Problem Child, NBC's single-camera comedy pilot inspired by the 1990 Universal Pictures/Imagine feature that starred John Ritter and Amy Yasbeck as a couple conned into adopting a troubled 7-year-boy who wreaks havoc in their lives and leaves a path of destruction anywhere he goes. Show More Summary
The network hasn’t had a hit sitcom in years, but as part of its “if you love something, let it go to the Internet” programming strategy NBC/Universal is launching a new subscription streaming service to showcase comedy. The streaming...Show More Summary
The Good Wife scene-stealer Carrie Preston has been cast as the female lead opposite Patrick Warburton in NBC's untitled multi-camera Suzanne Martin pilot, from Hazy Mills and Universal TV. It chronicles how things backfire for recent empty-nesters Mike Gunn (Warburton) and Martina Gunn (Preston) when their children and their parents move back home. Show More Summary
Jesus wept, for he was so happy this show was actually coming back. Back when Community got canceled by NBC, I made my my peace with the universe. It wasn't easy, but I managed it. I told myself that I was just happy to have one final season with Dan Harmon pulling the strings in that way that only he can. Show More Summary
Well, this is interesting: NBC Universal is working on a comedy video subscription service, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The service, which could launch later this year,…