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Newswire: NBC to launch a comedy-only subscription service

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

Carrie Preston To Star In Suzanne Martin Empty-Nester NBC Comedy Pilot

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

If the new season of 'Community' is half as good as the trailer, we're all in luck.

21 hours agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

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

NBC wants you to pay for streams of Jimmy Fallon, SNL

22 hours agoWeb / Web Videos : NewTeeVee

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,…

Greta Lee Cast As Lead in ‘Sharing'; Nancy Lenehan & Izzy Watts In Dana Klein Pilot

Greta Lee (New Girl, Wayward Pines) has booked the female lead 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

NBC Universal Tries to Censor TorrentFreak’s News About Leaked Films

In an attempt to make it harder for people to find pirated copies of its movies, NBC Universal has tried to remove several TorrentFreak articles from Google's search results. Apparently, talking about piracy is already enough for websites to be hit by takedown requests. Show More Summary

Patrick Warburton To Star In Suzanne Martin NBC Comedy Pilot

Rules Of Engagement alum Patrick Warburton is set as the male lead 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 when their children and their parents move back home. Show More Summary

Comcast’s Earnings Report May Be a Rorschach Test

Screengrab: Google News Comcast is the largest cable company in the US as well as the corporate parent of the massive media entertainment conglomerate NBC Universal. The most honest headline for any of the media giants earnings reports...Show More Summary

Cable TV can get snowed by quick shifts in the news

About 4:30 on Tuesday afternoon, I noticed the email message inviting me to appear on MSNBC’s “The Last Word” with Lawrence O’Donnell. It would mean getting to the NBC studio at Universal City by 6:45, the high point of L.A. rush hour.

Stephen Schneider & Jack Carpenter Cast In Jimmy Fallon’s NBC Pilot ‘Sharing’

Stephen Schneider (Chasing Life) and Jack Carpenter (The Good Wife) have booked leads 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

Naomi, Adam Scott Team With 'Parks and Rec' Writer for NBC Marijuana Comedy

It marks the couple's first sale under their first-look deal with Universal Television. read more

Legislator Calls Comcast-Time Warner Merger ‘Bad Deal’ for Consumers

The proposed mega merger between NBC Universal parent Comcast and Time Warner Cable hit resistance in Washington Wednesday, when Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-Calif.) described the $45 billion deal as a “tipping point” for the market that would...Show More Summary

Constantine Won't Be Moving To Syfy, But That Could Still Be Good News

Poor Constantine has not fared so well during the 2014-2015 TV season. Early reports have indicated that NBC Universal might move Constantine to Syfy for Season 2. Today, new reports indicate that rumor is false. However, that?s not necessarily a bad thing. Click To Continue Reading

Constantine’s Matt Ryan Discusses Season Finale, Season 2, ‘Dark Universe’, And Inspiration For His Portrayal Of Constantine

NBC’s Constantine, the little show that could, is struggling along right into its season(series) finale that airs within the week. As the Inquisitr reported Sunday, the show might be moved to the SyFy channel, in an attempt to revive its numbers. Show More Summary

NECN Debuts New Studio

Viewers of NBC Universal’s regional news station NECN saw a new station look after Wednesday’s debut of a state-of-the-art studio. \"Over the last year, necn has gone through a complete revitalization with one goal in mind – to bring our viewers across New England the best breaking news and weather coverage possible,\" said Mike St. Show More Summary

Bresha Webb Joins NBC Pilot ‘People Are Talking’, Shaun Majumder In TNT’s ‘Breed’

Bresha Webb is set as a lead opposite Tone Bell in NBC’s multi-camera comedy pilot People Are Talking, written by DJ Nash and directed by Pam Fryman. The project, from Universal TV and Will Packer Prods., is about a white and a black couple and examines sex, race and everything else your parents told you never to talk about. Show More Summary

Lester Holt is Ready for His Close-Up

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

He is universally liked and respected at NBC. But will Lester Holt, standing in for a suspended Brian Williams, ever take over ‘Nightly News’?

For Comcast CEO, NBC News Was ‘Crown Jewel,’ a Storied Brand to Protect and Grow

It wasn’t supposed to go like this. Four years ago next week, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts appeared on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” to talk about earnings, and Comcast’s recently-closed acquisition of NBC Universal. Roberts had just taken control of a massive company, with interests in film, local and broadcast television, theme parks, sports, and cable. Show More Summary

Meagan Good Joins NBC Comedy Series ‘Mr. Robinson’

Meagan Good (Think Like A Man franchise) has signed on for a major recurring role on Mr. Robinson, NBC's upcoming six-episode comedy series starring The Office alum Craig Robinson. The series, from Universal TV, stars Robinson as a journeyman musician who gets a job as a music teacher at a middle school. Show More Summary

Former NBC Boss Defends Brian Williams—Says the “Substance” of What he Said Is True

Former NBC Universal chairman Bob Wright has come out in defense of embattled NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams, saying that he would like to see him back on the air soon, since the “substance” of what he said was true. “The substance of what he’s [talked about] is true,” Wright told the New York […]

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