Tag Archives: NBCUniversal

  • NBC Wants Minority Host to Replace Trump on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’?

    Jun 29, 15 by Cherie Saunders 2 Comments

    *NBC is reportedly looking to make a bold statement by replacing Donald Trump with a person of color as the new host of “Celebrity Apprentice,” reports TMZ. As previously reported, NBC has severed all ties with the mogul over racist comments he made last week regarding Mexican immigrants. According to the website, a minority host […]

  • NBC Fires Donald Trump Over Racist Comments

    Jun 29, 15 by EURPublisher01 15 Comments

    *The network just announced it is severing ties with the 2016 presidential hopeful in the wake of his recent comments about Mexican immigrants. NBC said it will no longer carry the Trump-produced Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants, nor will he return to the long-running reality show “The Celebrity Apprentice” as host. “Due to the […]

  • Savannah Guthrie Filling In for Lester Holt Monday on ‘NBC Nightly News’

    Mar 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *“Today” co-anchor Savannah Guthrie is expected to anchor “NBC Nightly News” Monday evening, a source tells Variety, as Lester Holt deals with a family medical emergency. Holt is expected to return to the program, which he has commanded since NBCUniversal suspended Brian Williams for six months in the wake of his admission that he falsified […]

  • Florida Judge Dismisses George Zimmerman’s Lawsuit Against NBC

    Jun 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *A Florida judge has dismissed George Zimmerman‘s defamation lawsuit against NBCUniversal, saying his team failed to prove NBC News acted with malice when it aired an edited version of his 911 call after shooting Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman sued in December 2012, after NBC editors cut out portions of audio recordings of his 911 call, which […]

  • D’Angela Proctor Joins TV One; Salaam Coleman Smith to Esquire

    Sep 10, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *African American women are making headlines this week in the executive suites of two cable networks. D’Angela Proctor was named SVP Programming & Production at TV One, while Style Network head Salaam Coleman-Smith will remain in place to oversee the female-oriented channel’s rebrand into the  Esquire Network, which would target upscale male viewers. Proctor will […]

  • Major Networks Sue Dish Network for Allowing Customers to Skip Ads

    May 25, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *How annoying is it when you get to the good part of your movie or soap opera and BAM! It’s time for a commercial. Some of you have hollered out loud at your televisions. Don’t worry! We don’t judge. But did you know that there’s a service out there now that will help you avoid […]