NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The drama series stars Piper Perabo as Annie Walker, a young CIA…
The Lauren Zalaznick era at NBCUniversal is over. NBCU CEO Steve Burke confirmed in a memo Friday that the exec who combined programming and marketing savvy to build Bravo into a cable powerhouse for…
The new head of NBCUniversal’s film operation is an eight-year Comcast vet who made his mark as an exec in the rough-and-tumble world of cable startups and regional sports nets. During his long run…
Universal Pictures chairman Adam Fogelson has been forced out of his post amid a major management shakeup that puts NBCUniversal Intl. president Jeff Shell in charge of worldwide operations for the…
NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group has named Charles Kennedy exec veep of research and insights, and Liz Mahaffey exec v.p. of brand strategy. The pair will report to NBCU Cable Entertainment…
Legendary Entertainment has found a new home: NBCUniversal, as it ends an eight-year relationship with Warner Bros. Deal is expected to be announced Wednesday, sources tell Variety.
The manliest thing about NBCU's new guy-focused Esquire channel may be the attempt to launch it.
USA Network has given series orders to original comedies "Sirens" and "Playing House" in a bid to broaden its programming appeal and make the most of its pricey investment in "Modern Family" reruns.
Add another company to the list of potential acquirers of Hulu: Time Warner Cable. The Wall Street Journal reported late Wednesday that the New York-based cable operator is considering taking a stake…
Turner Broadcasting execs will talk up cable's gains over the broadcast nets and efforts to court viewers on multiple screens at its upfront presentation at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
A sweeping reorganization at NBCUniversal's cable group -- one that gives more channel turf to Bonnie Hammer and crafts a digital-focused role for Lauren Zalaznick -- reflects a rethink by NBCU chief…