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  • Rihanna to Advise All Coaches on ‘The Voice’ This Fall

    Aug 13, 15 by Cherie Saunders 4 Comments

    *Rihanna is taking her talents to NBC. NBC Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt announced Thursday that the singer will “serve as a key adviser to all the coaches” when the singing competition returns for its ninth season this fall. “Reinforcing the credibility of this show, this is one of music’s true superstars coming on board to […]

  • NBC Chairman on Having to Deal with Donald Trump

    Jan 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *NBC chief Bob Greenblatt says Donald Trump has a right like every other American to say whatever he wants – but a line in the sand does exist for the star of its reality series “Celebrity Apprentice.” Appearing at the TCA winter press tour on Sunday, Greenblatt was asked if the network has asked the […]

  • Pearlena Igbokwe Named EVP Drama Development At NBC

    Jul 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Former Showtime SVP Programming Pearlena Igbokwe was announced today as the new Executive Vice President, Drama Development for NBC Entertainment, a job that reunites her with her former Showtime boss Bob Greenblatt at the Peacock network. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] During her 20 years at Showtime, Igbokwe was involved in developing the pilot and […]

  • Another Network Rescues NBC’s ‘Playboy Club’ in Utah

    Jun 29, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *After it was dropped by NBC’s affiliate in Salt Lake City earlier this month, upcoming fall drama “The Playboy Club” has found a new home in the conservative Utah state capital. The My Network affiliate KMYU will air the drama, which co-stars Naturi Naughton as a Playboy Bunny. The move, which was first reported by […]

  • Tracy Morgan’s Bosses Issue Statement on His Homophobic Rant

    Jun 11, 11 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *Ever since news of Tracy Morgan’s homophobic rant in Nashville on June 3 appearance at the Ryman Auditorium went viral yesterday, it was only a matter of time before his bosses at NBC issued a statement about the remarks. The bottom line for Morgan is that he still has a job at the networks’ highly […]