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  • Judge Tosses Part of George Zimmerman’s Lawsuit Against NBC

    Jun 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Part of a lawsuit against NBC Universal that claims the television network defamed George Zimmerman in a 2012 broadcast was thrown out by a Florida judge Thursday, putting the entire litigation in jeopardy, reports the AP. Zimmerman’s attorneys waited too long under Florida statute to ask NBC to retract statements in a March 19, 2012, […]

  • Running Game: NBC’s ‘Hollywood Game Night’ Quietly Winning

    Jun 13, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *So what is the appeal of watching a bunch of celebrities play party games? NBC’s “Hollywood Game Night” returns with fresh episodes in July, and was renewed last month for a third season. So, enough people are tuning in each week to watch the show’s two teams – each consisting of three celebs and one […]

  • NBC Creating Comedy Vehicle for Jerrod Carmichael

    Jun 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *NBC hasn’t given up on Jerrod Carmichael. According to Deadline.com, the network is finalizing a deal for a new pilot following an untitled presentation created by and starring the up-and-coming comedian. NBC is reportedly eyeing a quick turnaround for the project, based on Carmichael’s life and comedy. It’s “been one of the surprises of this […]

  • Keenen Ivory Wayans: ‘Last Comic Standing is Not a Popularity Contest’

    Jun 11, 14 by Cherie Saunders 1 Comment

    *All of the ingredients were in place for Keenen Ivory Wayans to agree to come aboard Wanda Sykes’ rebooted “Last Comic Standing.” With fellow comedic veterans Roseanne Barr and Russell Peters beside him on the judging panel, The “In Living Color” creator says joining the NBC show was a no-brainer. “It’s a great job for […]

  • ‘Madea’s’ JR Lemon, Robert Bailey, Jr. Work NBC’s ‘Night Shift’

    May 28, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *With the new season of “America’s Got Talent” down 3 percent from last year’s premiere, it’s lead in to NBC’s new scripted series “The Night Shift” drew enough viewers to give the network a resounding overall ratings win Tuesday night. In fact, NBC put out a press release stating that “The Night Shift,” a medical […]

  • Team Usher Gets First Win on ‘The Voice’

    May 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A 38-year-old soulful rocker from team Usher was crowned the season six winner of NBC’s “The Voice” Tuesday. Josh Kaufman outlasted Blake Shelton’s country crooner Jake Worthington in second place and Adam Levine’s singer-songwriter Christina Grimmie in third to take home the trophty. “It was a lot of nerves and heart-racing and it felt like […]