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  1. NBC Creates 'Comedy Playground' Initiative to Launch Two Series in 2015

    11:00 am 4/8/2014

    Jason Bateman, Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling and Seth Meyers are among the A-listers on the advisory board, which will select the two winning projects from up-and-coming comedy writers to debut on the network. Read more

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  2. NBCU Prevails in Epic 'Ghost Hunters' Legal Battle

    1:12 pm 4/4/2014

    The dispute, litigated for more than seven years, alleged that the show about a team of paranormal investigators was stolen. Read more

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  3. Crackle Lands 'Ray,' 'King Kong,' Other NBCUniversal Films

    12:25 pm 4/3/2014

    The exclusive, multiyear licensing deal will add more than 140 new titles to Crackle. Read more

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  4. NBCUniversal Shutting Down DailyCandy and Television Without Pity Websites

    9:53 am 3/27/2014

    UPDATED: The once-hot properties will both cease operations effective April 4.Read more

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  5. MIPTV: Former KidsCo CEO Paul Robinson Joins Germany's Your Family Entertainment

    7:20 am 3/27/2014

    The co-founder of NBCUniversal's now defunct international kids channel will be charged with taking the Munich-based YFE kids brand global.Read more

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  6. Fandango in Deal With Veezi to Offer Thousands of Independent Theaters Online Ticketing

    9:30 am 3/25/2014

    The deal comes a day after the NBCU-owned company extended an exclusive deal with Cinemark USA.Read more

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  7. Roseanne Barr Sued by George Zimmerman's Parents For Tweeting Address

    3:53 pm 3/12/2014

    The lawsuit alleges that Barr's tweets were "an open and obvious call for vigilante justice and were intended... to cause a lynch mob to descend" on the couple’s home.Read more

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  8. Will Tupac and N.W.A. Biopics Battle It Out in Theaters?

    5:00 am 3/5/2014

    Universal and Morgan Creek are each prepping films about the hip-hop icons that could be released around the same time.Read more

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  9. Universal Studios to Build $2 Billion Hollywood-Themed Resort in Beijing

    8:08 pm 3/4/2014

    Located in a suburb of China's capital city, Universal Studios Beijing will be the company’s third facility in Asia after Singapore and Tokyo. Read more

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  10. Hollywood's Slim Down Nicked Ontario in 2013

    10:16 am 3/3/2014

    U.S. networks shot more episodic TV series like "Covert Affairs" and "Hemlock Grove" in Toronto last year, but escalating costs cut overall budgets. Read more

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