EXCLUSIVE: Respected NBC veteran Bruce Evans has been upped to EVP Current Programming for the network. He replaces Vernon Sanders who is stepping down to segue to a producing deal with Universal TV. The two will work together over the...Show More Summary
NBC has put in development an untitled family comedy from School of Rock: The Musical star Alex Brightman, Hamilton producer Jeffrey Seller and Universal TV. Written by Brightman, the comedy is set in New York City and centers on a struggling...Show More Summary
Matt Lauer was an integral part in developing an exclusive NBC journalism internship for Ohio University students, and despite the news of his firing over sexual misconduct, it's going to stay active... TMZ has learned. A spokesperson for Ohio U.…
NBC has put in development drama American Disaster from writer Michael McGrale (CSI: Miami, The Following), director Deran Sarafian (House, The Strain, Hell On Wheels), Muse Entertainment and Universal TV. Written by McGrale, American Disaster centers around a Midwestern community that holds itself together in the wake of a catastrophic tornado. Show More Summary
The government could take a leaf from the 2011 merger of Comcast and NBC Universal and bar Time Warner from withholding its content from competitors. Instead it is trying to stop a merger that is likely to intensify competition in the provision of content.
Jason Blum is on board to exec produce “Run for Your Life” for NBCUniversal’s Entertainment Networks Group, reports Variety, set to be a supernatural thriller centered on the last night of Dia de Los Muertos (aka Day of the Dead). In the potential series, “A grieving detective is thrust into a deadly game to bring someone back […]
NBC confirmed today that it will bring back a critically acclaimed comedy series for a third season. The Futon Critic reports that the network renewed the Kristen Bell-Ted Danson series “The Good Place.” Produced by Universal Television, Fremulon and 3...
Remember when episodes of Columbo would start with a cleverly planned and, er, executed killing in which the perp took great pains in trying to throw the cops off his trail? Well, the creators of that iconic NBC crime drama starringShow More Summary
NBC Fires VP for inappropriate conduct. NBC Universal fired Senior Vice President for Booking, News & Entertainment Matt Zimmerman, following accusations of sexual misconduct, the company announced Tuesday. "We have recently learned that Matt Zimmerman engaged in inappropriate conduct with...
He is moving to producing via an overall deal at Universal Television. read more
NBC News reports: After a business meeting before the Miss Universe Pageant in 2013, a Russian participant offered to “send five women” to Donald Trump’s hotel room in Moscow, his longtime bodyguard told Congress this week, according to three sources who were present for the interview. Show More Summary
“After a business meeting before the Miss Universe Pageant in 2013, a Russian participant offered to ‘send five women’ to Donald Trump’s hotel room in Moscow, his longtime bodyguard told Congress this week,” NBC News reports. ” Two of the [...]
NBC has put in development Reunited, a drama inspired by investigative genealogist Pamela Slaton, from Gone creator/executive producer Matt Lopez, Epidemic Pictures & Management’s Darryl Taja (The Perfect Guy) and Universal TV. Created...Show More Summary
The script sale is part of the 'Fast and the Furious' star's overall deal at Universal TV. read more
Former Ugly Betty star America Ferrera and executive producer Teri Weinberg have teamed to launch a new production company. The yet-to-be-named banner has signed a first-look deal with Universal TV and has set up its first project under...Show More Summary
NBC has put in development hourlong legal drama Local Counsel from Franklin & Bash co-creator Bill Chais, Debra Martin Chase's Martin Chase Productions and Universal TV. Written by Chais, Local Counsel centers on a powerful female New York lawyer who is sent to New Orleans to handle a case. Show More Summary
The $170 billion company has made some mistakes, but it was prudent in its purchase of NBC Universal and its launch of a wireless service using Verizon infrastructure.
Megyn Kelly, the former star anchor of Fox News' primetime lineup, debuted her new show, "Megyn Kelly Today" on NBC at the end of September, and has already made headlines since. Kelly has long been a staple in the media universe, but...Show More Summary
Media giant NBC Universal is teaming up with Snap to found a brand new studio with the sole mission of creating content for Snapchat users.
Police in Washington DC are responding to reports of an active shooter at Howard University, reports NBC 4 Washington. BREAKING: An active shooter has been reported on @HowardU’s campus, @DCPoliceDept said. https://t.co/qr2FtwG2Zz — NBCWashington (@nbcwashington) October 17, 2017 The...