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Comcast CEO Brian Roberts’ Pay Rises to Nearly $34M, NBCU CEO Jeff Shell Hits $21.6M In 2021

NBCUniversal CEO Jeff Shell’s 2021 compensation reached $21.6 million, up 31 percent from $16.5 million for 2020. NBCU owner and pay TV, media and technology giant Comcast disclosed his and other top executives’ pay for the most recent year in a regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday. It was the […]

NBCUniversal CEO Jeff Shell’s 2020 Pay Hits $16.5 Million

Parent company and cable giant Comcast disclosed compensation for its top executives in a regulatory filing.

AMC Theatres Possible Bankruptcy “Too Close to Call,” Analyst Says

Imperial Capital analyst David Miller isn't yet ready to follow his Wall Street peers and declare a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing from AMC Theatres as inevitable.

NBCU CEO Addresses ‘Trolls’ Theatrical Window Controversy, Calls Premium VOD “Complementary”

NBCUniversal CEO Jeff Shell addressed the debate about Universal Pictures' decision to break the theatrical window on 'Trolls World Tour' amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, saying premium VOD will be a "complementary" element of the film business, "not a replacement." He also addressed potential cost cuts.

Cineworld CEO Says Universal Tried to “Take Advantage” of Virus Crisis by Breaking Windows

Cineworld CEO Mooky Greidinger has claimed that Universal tried to "take advantage" of the COVID-19 crisis by breaking theatrical windows.

Steve Burke’s NBCUniversal Pay Rose to $42.6 Million in 2019

NBCUniversal's Steve Burke got compensation worth $42.6 million in 2019, up 6.5 percent, with Comcast chairman and CEO Brian Roberts up 4 percent to $36.4 million.

NBCUniversal Earnings Fall, Comcast Warns of Increased Pay TV Sub Losses in 2020

Cable giant Comcast reported lower fourth-quarter earnings for entertainment unit NBCUniversal, where a disappointing theatrical start for 'Cats' contributed to a 49 percent decline in film unit profits. Management also forecast increased pay TV subscriber losses this year.

It’s Official: Jeff Shell Taking Over as CEO of NBCUniversal in January

Comcast's NBCUniversal has made things official, confirming that Jeff Shell, chairman of NBCUniversal Film and Entertainment, will take over as CEO of NBCUniversal from Steve Burke in January before the latter retires in August.

Hollywood Execs and Stars Celebrate “Making Real Change in the Movie Business” at Ghetto Film School Gala

On Thursday night, James and Katheryn Murdoch hosted the Ghetto Film School's annual gala, which honored Sarah Jones, Erika Olde and Jeff Shell.

Hollywood Studio Chiefs Hail Opening of Saudi Arabia’s First Cinema

Tom Rothman, Jeff Shell, Jim Gianopulos, Alan Bergman and Kevin Tsujihara were among those to record special messages for the historic screening on Wednesday night in Riyadh.

Universal Fires Exec Seth Byers Over “Inappropriate Conduct” Claim

The studio's president of marketing, Josh Goldstine, has been placed on leave while an investigation takes place.

Universal’s Jeff Shell Honored at Fulfillment Fund’s 22nd Annual STARS Gala

The event, which was held at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter on Nov. 2, raised $2 million.