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NBCUniversal CEO: Rio Olympics Profit Exceeded $250M

At an investor conference, Steve Burke touts Telemundo for recently beating Univision in primetime and says "OTT is happening ... but I think it's a pretty challenged business model."

NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke to Give Royal Television Society London Conference Keynote

Under the title "Full Stream Ahead," the September event will explore how new distribution platforms are affecting the production landscape, among other things.

NBCUniversal Execs Reassure DreamWorks Animation Staffers They Are Committed to More Animated Features

At a townhall meeting at DWA's Glendale campus, NBCU's Steve Burke said that between Illumination and DWA, Universal hopes to turn out four animated movies per year.

NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke’s Pay Falls Slightly to $33.7 Million

Comcast CFO Michael Cavanagh outearned his CEO boss, Brian Roberts, by making $40.6 million in 2015, making him the highest-paid CFO in the nation.

Now That Thomas Staggs Is Out, Who Might Be Disney’s Next CEO?

Disney's board will now start the process of finding a new leader all over again.

CES: Steve Burke Explains Why NBCUniversal Invested In BuzzFeed, Vox

The exec spoke in Las Vegas as part of a media and marketing-focused keynote and panel discussion.

NBCU CEO Touts Growth Outlook, Digital Deals, Calls Sector Stock Meltdown “Overreaction”

Steve Burke also explains how collaboration boosted 'Jurassic World,' says the expansion of original programming will slow and says recent digital deals are designed to help the company bring content to the Web in a better and smarter way.

Michael Wolff on Comcast and Cat Videos: Cable’s Play for BuzzFeed

NBCUniversal's $200 million bet hopes to blur the distinction between television and web media as execs Brian Roberts and Steve Burke expand their sphere of influence.

L.A.’s New Norm: $20 Million Homes and “People Are Swarming to Get In”

Global buyers are driving up prices as 10-figure listings move into neighborhoods no one would expect ("Who the hell would want to live in funkytown?"), privacy is at a premium, and even relatively puny properties (no pool!) prosper.

Hollywood CEO Pay Report: Who’s Up, Who’s Down

Six of nine big-media leaders saw their share price fall, but only two suffered lower compensation (Fox and Sony are still to come).

Comcast CEO Touts NBC Turnaround, Talks M&A Outlook After Failed Time Warner Cable Deal

Brian Roberts says the NBCUniversal broadcast TV unit's improved trends have "really taken hold."

How Much Time Do the Morning Shows Spend Promoting Company Projects?

To find out, THR clocked the time that 'Today,' 'GMA' and 'This Morning' devoted to programs and personalities of their respective networks and sister properties during a recent week.