NBC’s “Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” has had a big change behind the scenes, with producer and showrunner Josh Lieb exiting the program to move to a writing deal with Universal Television, Deadline.com reports. “There will not be a direct...
Boards for both companies are meeting today to approve the half-stock half-cash acquisition valued at over $80 billion, the largest media deal since Comcast Corp. acquired NBC Universal in March 2013.
Media Columnist Margaret Sullivan and NBC Universal's Mark Kornblau had a contentious Twitter exchange on Friday over lingering questions over Donald Trump's infamous 2005 appearance on Access Hollywood
(Image credit: NBC Universal) We've long been fans of Danny Seo's easy-to-adopt tips for being healthier and more eco-friendly at home. And "Naturally, Danny Seo," his new show on NBC, is chock full of them—for reusing, upcycling, and includes a few tasty recipes, too. READ MORE »
The former co-chairman of NBC Entertainment has struck out on his own and is now a star producer. The New York Post reports that Ben Silverman, who was co-chairman of NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios from 2007-2009, is ...
(John Hinderaker) Tonight’s presidential debate will begin at 9 p.m. Eastern. It will be televised by just about everybody except NBC, which will carry Sunday Night Football. The debate will be at Washington University, will be in a town hall format, and will be moderated by Martha Raddatz and Anderson Cooper. Show More Summary
NBC has put in development In Defense of Tom Parish, a drama from Midnight Run and Bad Boys writer George Gallo, Universal TV and Sean Hayes and Todd Milliner's studio-based Hazy Mills. Written by Gallo and Josh Posner, In Defense of Tom Parish centers on Tom Parish, a successful Manhattan defense attorney who was once a high-end art thief. Show More Summary
The former chairman of NBC Universal Television Entertainment has been named president of the indie media company Primary Wave Entertainment. Variety reports that Jeff Gaspin, who resigned from his post with NBCU in 2010 just ahead of the Comcast takeover,...
In a move to bolster its TV and digital production operations, Primary Wave Entertainment has acquired Jeff Gaspin’s Gaspin Media and has named the former NBC Universal TV Entertainment chairman to the newly created position of President. Show More Summary
Two years ago, we reported that Universal Cable Productions purchased the rights to Ian Rogers' 2012 horror short story "The House on Ashley Avenue," and now they're actually doing something about it! NBC is now developing...Show More Summary
Inside a cavernous soundstage on the Universal Studios lot, a new kind of production was underway on the set of the NBC comedy "Superstore." Five social media sensations - including Vine star Splack - were recently crafting 30-second videos to post on their social media channels ahead of the comedy's...
TBS and NBC Universal were able to struck a bargain over the syndication rights of the comedy series.
As the GOP nominee attacked a former Miss Universe, NBC News reported his children's concern about his reactions.
The Trump campaign is on damage control Thursday, distributing to its host of surrogates a list of talking points meant to address the negative attention cast on Trump by former Miss Universe champion Alicia Machado.
In a small sample of online articles from ABC News, NBC News, CBS News, and CNN, only CNN’s article covered the past of ex-Miss Universe Alicia Machado, where a judge accused her of threatening him and where she allegedly drove her then-boyfriend to a funeral to try to murder someone there. Wonder why that never […]
ABC News reported about the ‘fat-shaming’ by Trump, as did CBS News and NBC News. But, none of the articles above mentioned the accusations that she threatened a judge and had been suspected of being a murder accomplice. But, CNN did mention it and her response to the allegations was that it was in the past […]
NBC has put in development Mail Order Family, a half-hour comedy from Superstore writer-producer Jackie Clarke, director-executive producer Ruben Fleischer and executive producer David Bernad. Universal TV, where Fleischer is under an...Show More Summary
Former Miss Universe champion Alicia Machado recalled the GOP presidential candidate saying hateful things about Latinos and African Americans
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off Monday in the first of three presidential debates before Election Day on November 8. NBC's Lester Holt moderated the frequently contentious debate at Hofstra University in Long Island, which...Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump squared off at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday for the first of three presidential debates. Here is a full transcript of the debate, which was moderated by NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt. HOLT: Good evening from Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. I’m Lester Holt, anchor of NBC…