• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

NBCUniversal

Latest News

  1. Analysts Warn of Possible Downside of Digital Boon for Entertainment Giants

    3:14 pm 8/5/2011

    While such Hollywood conglomerates as CBS and Viacom beat earnings expectations due to deals with the likes of Netflix, BTIG's Richard Greenfield warns that the "love affair with digital licensing may not play out as anticipated."Read more

    • 0
  2. NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke: 'We're Off to a Great Start'

    7:03 am 8/3/2011

    Six months after cable giant Comcast acquired a 51 percent stake in the company, the executive again urges patience for a turnaround of NBC and says his team is investing more in shows, such as "The Voice," local news and other initiatives. Read more

    • 0
  3. NBCUniversal Financials Grow in First Full Quarter Under Comcast Control

    7:52 pm 8/2/2011

    The cable giant, which owns a 51 percent stake in the entertainment company, reported stronger overall second-quarter results, but once again lost basic video subscribers as NBCUni's film division posted strong gains.Read more

    • 0
  4. NBC Sports Execs Weren't Worried That Strike Would Scuttle NFL Season

    3:55 pm 8/1/2011

    Analyst Al Michaels says we've averted "a national nervous breakdown."Read more

    • 0
  5. NBC's Robert Greenblatt: 'It's My Schedule for Better or Worse'

    11:58 am 8/1/2011

    The Peacock's entertainment chief says it’s been “a challenging six months” but the goal is to get NBC back to “must-see” TV.Read more

    • 0
  6. Versus to Be Rebranded as NBC Sports Network

    9:04 am 8/1/2011

    "It’s a complete repositioning of the brand to provide value for marketers, consumers as well as all our affiliates and distributors," said NBC Sports Group chairman Mark Lazarus about the name change that takes effect in January. Read more

    • 0
  7. Oxygen Programming Chief Amy Introcaso-Davis Steps Down (Exclusive)

    2:30 pm 7/28/2011

    A search is already under way to replace the NBCUniversal cable veteran, who will remain on until the position is filled.Read more

    • 0
  8. Amazon Pacts With Universal to Stream Movies to Subscribers

    11:47 am 7/28/2011

    Competing with Netflix, the online retailer now offers 9,000 TV and film titles, including "Fletch," to its Prime customers who pay $79 annually.Read more

    • 0
  9. Judge Threatens to Hold up Comcast-NBCUniversal Merger Approval

    5:45 am 7/28/2011

    A federal judge is threatening to hold up court approval of the antitrust settlement that allowed the cable giant to acquire a 51 percent stake in the entertainment company, citing concerns about arbitration terms for online content providers.Read more

    • 0
  10. 'House,' 'Monk,' 'Psych' Acquired by Ion Television

    7:47 am 7/27/2011

    The shows join other off-network series on Ion’s primetime schedule, such as "Without a Trace," "Criminal Minds" and "Ghost Whisperer."Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content