A University of California at Berkeley student called out NBC News on Twitter on Wednesday for its poor choice of photos in a tweet about Sam DuBose, an unarmed black man fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop. NBC’s headline announced that the officer, Ray Tensing, had been indicted for murder in Dubose’s death. Show More Summary
CANNES - Comcast's data from its twenty millions set-top boxes, coupled with marketers' first party data, will create a "whole new world" for NBC Universal, for both advertising and content creation, explains Linda Yaccarino, Chairman,...Show More Summary
The warrior princess might be getting a comeback. NBC and NBC Universal are apparently following the trend of the remake and planning a modern reboot of "Xena: Warrior Princess," according to The Hollywood Reporter. While the project is said to be in the very early stages, original executive producers Rob Tapert and Sam Raimi are allegedly on board. Show More Summary
Twenty years after it first premiered as a Hercules spinoff, Xena: Warrior Princess could be returning to television. Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that NBC and NBC Universal International are prepping a reboot of the beloved Lucy Lawlessaction-adventure drama. Show More Summary
On Sunday, amidst the network coverage of the universal condemnation surrounding Donald Trump’s attack on John McCain’s military service, during an appearance on NBC's Today, Chuck Todd did his best to play up how the GOP was “desperate for this moment” when they could call out the Republican presidential candidate.
From: Jeff Shell (NBCUniversal) Sent: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 2:50 PM To: @NBC Uni Universal Pictures Global DDL Cc: Meyer, Ronald (NBCUniversal,); Langley, Donna (NBCUniversal) Subject: Staff Announcement Dear Colleagues: Ron, Donna...Show More Summary
NBC Universal Media has updated their NBC Sport Live Extra app for Windows Phone devices. The update takes the app to version 22.214.171.1244, and follows on another update only a month ago. Unfortunately the update comes without a changelog, but in light some of the other networks withdrawing their sports apps such regular support is […]
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — The head of a Latino civil rights group called on more organizations to follow NBC’s example and cut business ties with Donald Trump. Alex Nogales, president of the National Hispanic Media Coalition, said Thursday that the … Continue reading ? The post Latino leader urges more businesses to cut ties from Trump appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
NBC Entertainment launches the “Heroes Reborn” App as a portal to the past, present and future of the “Heroes” universe.
After Donald Trump, GOP presidential candidate and bone-in ham, said that Mexicans were sending criminals and rapists over the border, NBC and Univision cut ties with Trump and his Miss Universe Organization. Miss USA contestants, though, are just going to stick around and compete anyway, because that’s kind of their whole thing. Read more...
Three on-air talent are getting their start in local TV thanks to KETK. Recent University of Colorado, Boulder graduate Morgan Boydston (right) has joined the Tyler, Texas NBC affiliate as a general assignment reporter. She started in June. Allison Smith (center) and Elisabeth Armstrong (left) have joined the station as as morning anchors. Show More Summary
After two TV networks, Univision and NBC, dropped broadcasts of Miss USA and Miss Universe – pageants which Trump co-owns – a different network will broadcast the programming, according to The AP
In his bid for presidency, Donald Trump made some derogatory remarks (to say the least) about illegal immigrants in America, leading Univision and NBC Universal to drop Trump and his "Miss Universe" which he partially owns. Trump was...Show More Summary
Macy's is the latest big-name company, following NBC Universal and Univision, to sever its relationship with billionaire businessman Donald Trump following the GOP presidential candidate's controversial remarks that immigrants from Mexico and other countries coming into the U.S. illegally are "killers and rapists."
Ok, maybe there is something to the idea of ‘put it out there to the universe and it will happen’. In 2010, Chris Pratt was playing Andy Dwyer in NBC’s Parks And Recreation. While recording a behind-the-scenes video extra for the show’s...Show More Summary
As a result of disparaging remarks Donald Trump made about undocumented immigrants from Mexico, Macy's announced that it will no longer carry the Trump menswear collection. They join NBC Universal, which announced Monday that it would remove him as host of the Apprentice and no longer air Trump's Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants. Show More Summary
Company Drops Miss Universe, Miss USA After Protests "Today, hundreds of thousands of Latinos and non-Latinos cheer NBC Universal and its parent company Comcast for severing their relationship with Donald Trump for his bigoted, racist,...Show More Summary
By Whitney Friedlander LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Miss Universe as been dealt another blow in the wake of the Donald Trump controversy. Cheryl Burke has pulled out as co-host of the July 12 Miss USA pageant, citing NBC's previous decision...Show More Summary
The post-Donald Trump era at NBC has begun, and so far, it's heavy on ninja warriors. One day after announcing it had cut ties with Trump and would no longer be airing his annual Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants, NBC has settled on a replacement for the July 12 Miss USA telecast, a three-hour American Ninja Warrior special called "USA vs. Show More Summary
There's more to being a beauty queen than beauty. Just kidding, no there isn't. However, a few beauty queens are focusing on more than the Vaseline on their teeth. After NBC fired Donald Trump and axed his Miss Universe Organization,...Show More Summary