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  1. Syfy Acquires CW Drama 'The Originals' for U.K.

    2:17 am 9/11/2013

    The "Vampire Diaries" spinoff, set to debut in the U.S. in October, is the British network's biggest acquisition since "V" in 2010.Read more

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  2. Universal Intrigue: Ron Meyer Backed Langley as Fogelson Plotted Her Ouster

    1:31 pm 9/10/2013

    NBCUniversal chief Steve Burke asked Meyer to mentor Comcast's choice to run filmed entertainment as corporate infighting between Donna Langley and Adam Fogelson reached a boiling point.Read more

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  3. NBCU Shake-Up: Kevin MacLellan Takes Jeff Shell's Former Position

    9:08 am 9/10/2013

    Continuing Monday's executive shuffling, the London-based Comcast vet will become the new chairman of NBCUniversal International.Read more

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  4. NBCUniversal's Financials Gave No Hint of Shake-up

    4:33 pm 9/9/2013

    "NBCUniversal has real momentum," Comcast CEO Brian Roberts said while reporting the company's quarterly growth in July, but he offered no discussion of the film unit in a chat with analysts.Read more

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  5. Jeff Shell Moving to Universal Studios Job; Adam Fogelson Out

    1:47 pm 9/9/2013

    The chairman of NBCUniversal International takes over Ron Meyer's duties and will continue to report to NBCU CEO Steve Burke; Meyer is set to become vice chairman.Read more

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  6. Jeff Wachtel Named President and Chief Content Officer at NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment

    11:05 am 9/9/2013

    Bravo's Frances Berwick will oversee Oxygen on the heels of news that Esquire Network will take over Style; Chris McCumber becomes sole president of USA Network.Read more

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  7. NBCU Switch-Up: Esquire Network to Take Over Style, Not G4 (Exclusive)

    12:01 am 9/9/2013

    "In pursuit of that same demo [as Bravo, E! and Oxygen], Style presents brand overlap within our portfolio," Bonnie Hammer noted in an internal memo explaining the surprise decision, which will result in layoffs and an employee reshuffling.Read more

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  8. U.K.'s Universal Channel Acquires Dramas 'Sleepy Hollow,' 'Graceland'

    1:54 am 9/6/2013

    The recently revamped NBCUniversal network says the shows will fit its new character-centric positioning.Read more

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  9. NBCUniversal International TV Production Hires JoAnn Alfano to Run Scripted Business

    7:53 am 9/4/2013

    As executive vp, scripted programming, she will report to president Michael Edelstein who says she will help his team with "driving growth." Read more

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  10. 'Extra' Leaves The Grove and Heads to Universal Studios

    4:21 pm 8/29/2013

    The long-running entertainment news magazine will broadcast from the tourist mecca in its 20th season.Read more

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