The screen will soon be alive with the sound of NBC promoting its live take on “The Sound of Music.” The Peacock's December 5 special, in which Carrie Underwood stars as Maria, the governess to the…
NBCUniversal is about to test the upper limit of the atmosphere, or at least its ability to appeal to TV viewers In a pact that clearly aims to create another universal TV moment like the 1969…
Peacock Productions, a division of NBC News, will expand its global presence by establishing an international division based in the U.K. and headed by Steve Anderson, a veteran BBC producer. Anderson…
Discovery Channel has appointed Denise Contis exec vice prez of production and development, west coast. Contis will report to Discovery & TLC group prez Eileen O'Neill and be based in Los Angeles…
The Writers Guild of America has amped up its battle with NBC's documentary-reality operation Peacock Prods., taking its unionization case to Comcast/NBCU topper Stephen Burke.
Though the network's first scripted effort “Klondike” has yet to premiere, Discovery Channel continues to stock up on scripted projects, today announcing a miniseries to be produced by Lionsgate…
Nik Wallenda survived his "Skywire" walk across the Grand Canyon in June. But it's not much of a leap to envision the fallout from the made-for-TV event leading to someone getting killed.
TNT and USA split bragging-rights honors as the top cable networks in the second quarter, but the standout performer was A&E. In an example of how a couple of shows can tilt the scales in a network's…
To broadcast a show in which a daredevil tightrope walker might fall while attempting to cross the Grand Canyon, you've got to have a strong stomach. And, as it turns out, you might need skills in…
Images from the production of Nik Wallenda's high-flying, high-ratings stunt.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures