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  • Stevie Wonder Behind NBC Mini-Series on Underground Railroad

    Jan 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Stevie Wonder is on board for an upcoming NBC miniseries set against the Underground Railroad. The project will focus on three couples based on real slaves who fought their way to freedom. Wonder, who will serve as executive producer for the project, may also be involved in a musical adaptation of the miniseries that NBC hopes […]

  • NBC Just Closed the Door on Bill Cosby for Good

    Jan 16, 15 by Cherie Saunders 10 Comments

    *The Bill Cosby chapter appears to be officially over at NBC. NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt delivered the final nail in the coffin Friday morning at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour. Asked if it’s safe to say that NBC will never do another project with Bill Cosby, he answered, “Yes, that’s safe to say.” […]

  • Desmond Tutu: NBC’s ‘Stars Earn Stripes’ Glorifies Violence

    Aug 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Nine Nobel Peace Prize winners, including Archbishop Desmond Tutu, have banned together in protest of NBC’s new military-themed reality series “Stars Earn Stripes,” claiming it treats military maneuvers like athletic events and glorifies war. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] “It is our belief that this program pays homage to no one anywhere and continues and […]

  • Tracy Morgan Wins Award Amid Firestorm; More ‘30 Rock’ Stars Comment

    Jun 13, 11 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments

    *Tracy Morgan may be catching hell in the U.S. for his gay-bashing rant during a June 3 stand-up appearance, but he’s still in good standing in Europe. The “30 Rock” star was named outstanding actor in a comedy series at the 51st Monte Carlo Television Festival’s Golden Nymph Awards on Friday night, according to the […]

  • Morgan Freeman Joins ‘Produced By’ Conference at Disney Studios

    May 5, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The Producers Guild of America said Wednesday that its third annual Produced By conference has added Morgan Freeman to its lineup of speakers. The event, held in conjunction with the Association of Film Commissioners International Locations show, takes place June 3-5 at the Walt Disney Studios. More than 200 exhibitors are scheduled to attend. Also […]