As it attempts to stanch the primetime bleeding, NBC is about to perform radical triage this midseason.
Once again, the turning of the seasons heralds the broadcast networks' annual fall rush for viewers, with ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and the CW tossing many of their new shows all at once into the ratings…
In an unexpected exec shuffle, NBC is set to elevate longtime blurbmeister Vince Manze to a newly created position as prexy of program planning, scheduling and strategy for the net.
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