The Report: Comcast-NBCU Aftershocks
Analysis: Olbermann gone, Bromstad out as more changes loom.
Before comcast’s takeover of NBC Universal is even formally complete, new management has its hands full: MSNBC star Keith Olbermann abruptly exited Jan. 21 — a decision that had little to do with the takeover but leaves the company without its biggest draw on its cable news network. Meanwhile, unconfirmed rumors swept through Hollywood that Comcast would shake up management at Universal Pictures. And on the broadcast side, the first effects of the deal were felt as Robert Greenblatt, new in the top job at NBC, sent entertainment topper Angela Bromstad packing.
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