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Bad: Nbc Cancels 'Emerald City', Worse: Production Hadn't Even Started

By Michael West | 23rd August 2014

You've really got to feel sorry for the production team that probably thought they had decent jobs in the pipeline after NBC announced plans for Emerald City, an 'Oz' inspired big-budget drama. The project by...

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Allegations Of Sexual Harassment At Comic-con

By Ed Biggs | 28th July 2014

A group of young women from Philadelphia that founded a website titled ‘Geeks for CONsent’ has gathered nearly 2,600 signatures from attendees at Comic-Con this weekend complaining of sexual harassment.The four-day science fiction convention held...

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Matt Lauer's 'Today' Show Contract Extended By Nbc

By Elinor Cosgrave | 13th June 2014

Matt Lauer's contract with NBC's Today show has been extended, laying rumours to rest surrounding his dismissal. The network received a number of complaints after Lauer's co-anchor on the morning show, Ann Curry, left. However,...

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Bode Miller Interview Was Rough, But Go Easy On Christin Cooper

By Michael West | 17th February 2014

The internet exploded into a ball of molten indignation on Sunday night (February 16, 2014) after NBC interviewer Christin Cooper pushed skier Bode Miller so far on his late brother Chelone that the famously hard-skinned...

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Former Nbc News Anchor Tom Brokaw Diagnosed With Bone Cancer

By Nick Hill | 12th February 2014

Former longtime NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw is unfortunately suffering from a form of bone marrow cancer.Last summer, the 74 year-old was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow.Brokaw...

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Michael J. Fox's Sitcom Is Cancelled Due To Poor Ratings

By Jack de Aguilar | 6th February 2014

Michael J. Fox’s foray into the world of sitcom is looking like a short-lived affair. NBC confirmed last night (Feb 5) that the show – which is 15 shows into its 22 – will not...

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Nbc To Follow 'Sound Of Music' Success With Live Performance Of 'Peter Pan'

By Joe Wilde | 20th January 2014

NBC will hope to emulate the success they had over the 2013 seasonal period when they aired a live performance of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood and Stephen Meyer. The show was a...

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Nbc Expects 'Parks & Recreation' Renewal, With Other Shows Still In Limbo

By Joe Wilde | 20th January 2014

NBC have teased at what shows they are due to renew and which they are likely to drop from their schedules at the TCA press tour this weekend. Given how vague the network executives were...

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Nbc's 'The Sound Of Music' Branded "Painful To Watch" By Original Cast Member

By Joe Wilde | 7th December 2013

The live performance of The Sound of Music, aired on NBC earlier this week, was met with a mixed reception from audiences at home and critics alike, however the harshest piece of criticism may have...

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Was Nbc's 'The Sound Of Music' One Of America's Favourite Things Last Night?

By Joe Wilde | 6th December 2013

The hills were alive last night, as NBC broadcast the live stage version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic stage show The Sound of Music. Favouring the original stage production over the 1965 movie version, the...

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"Master Of Social Media And Pop Culture" - Ryan Seacrest To Host 'Million Second Quiz'

By Jack de Aguilar | 5th August 2013

Ryan Seacrest is everywhere right now, so it’s no surprise NBC have elected him to host their brand new flagship quiz show, the Million Second Quiz. Paul Telegdy - NBC’s president of alternative and late...

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Jessica Simpson Show 'Fashion Star' Cancelled By Nbc: Why?

By Michael West | 30th July 2013

Jessica Simpson's show 'Fashion Star,' which saw a group of aspiring designers competing for a chance to have their designs sold in Macys (essentially, the format for every reality show, ever) has been cancelled after...

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Leann Rimes And Eddie Cibrian Fell In Love On Set Of "Northern Lights," But At 40, What's Happened To His Career?

By Michael West | 3rd July 2013

When LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian fell in love on the set of Northern Lights, things were already looking a little bleak for the American actor. Here was a guy with the looks of a...

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Dan Harmon Back As 'Community' Show Runner. With A Beard. Maybe.

By Michael West | 11th June 2013

It's official! Dan Harmon is returning as show runner on NBC favourite Community for the show's coming season. Sony confirmed the news early on Monday (June 10, 2013), with the network following it up with...

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Adam Levine Tweets Americans The Definition Of 'Humorless'

By Michael West | 30th May 2013

Adam Levine made a half-apology to Americans yesterday for muttering "I hate this country" during the closing credits of The Voice. We say half-apology because the Maroon 5 took to Twitter to post dictionary definitions...

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The Voice: Why On Earth Didn't You Vote For Judith Hill Or Sarah Simmons?

By Michael West | 29th May 2013

It was another shock result on NBC's The Voice this week, with two of the clear frontrunners getting eliminated despite strong performances. Unfortunately for Adam Levine, it was both his acts Judith Hill and Sarah...

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Nbc's The Michael J Fox Show Seems Feel-good, Fresh And Funny [Trailer]

By Michael West | 14th May 2013

Michael J Fox's return to television could turn out to be something very special indeed. He stars in an eponymous show for NBC's Autumn schedule in which he plays Mike Henry, a sufferer of Parkinson's...

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Dr Joyce Brothers, 85, Who Refused To Lose On 'The $64,000 Question' Dies

By Michael West | 14th May 2013

Dr Joyce Brothers, the psychologist who helped address subjects like sexual fulfilment and infidelity in the mainstream by establishing herself as a fixture of TV, radio, film and print, has died aged 85. After struggling...

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'The Office' Finale Will Be An Extended Bumper Long Episode!

By Michael West | 8th May 2013

NBC is giving fans of The Office a nice little farewell present as the sitcom wraps up its nine-year run on May 16, 2012. The network has announced the final episode will be extended by...

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Carrie Underwood 'Very Excited' To Be Joining 'Sunday Night Football'

By Michael West | 8th May 2013

Carrie Underwood will sing the opening theme to NBC's Sunday Night Football program, the network announced on Tuesday (April 7, 2013). It appears to be a plum deal for the country star, given SNF is...

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Don't Worry, 'Parks And Recreation' Is 'Guaranteed' To Return For Season 6

By Michael West | 3rd May 2013

Parks and Recreation wrapped up its fifth season on Thursday evening (May 2, 2013) with many speculating that the episode was a series finale given Fox and CBS have already renewed their veteran shows for...

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Connie Britton Gives Thumbs Up To Peter Berg's 'Friday Night Lights' Movie

By Michael West | 30th April 2013

Connie Britton says she is a big supporter of a possible Friday Night Lights movie and would "love" to see if happen. Appearing at the White House Correspondents' Dinner, Britton said that although she's currently...

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Networks To Announce Fall Line-ups, Will 'Csi:ny,' 'Touch' And 'Go On' Survive?

By Michael West | 29th April 2013

Crime drama CSI NY, Matthew Perry's 'Go On' and Fox's 'Touch,' starring Kiefer Sutherland are amongst the television shows in danger of being cancelled when the networks announce their fall line-ups in the coming weeks....

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Debut Horrorshow For News Anchor Aj Clemente As He Swears On-air [Video]

By Contributor | 22nd April 2013

It’s got to be nerve wracking anchoring your first newscast, heck it’s got to be nerve wracking doing anything scripted on live TV, so pity poor AJ Clemente who let nerves – and a microphone...

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I Hate Myself For Loving You: Faith Hill Leaves Sunday Night Football

By Michael West | 16th April 2013

Faith Hill will no longer feature on the opening theme for NBC's primetime Sunday Night Football show after announcing she is leaving after six years. Hill has sung the opening theme for the show -...

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Nbc Schedule Change Suggests Tough Times For Smash

By Contributor | 14th March 2013

It looks like NBC are giving up the ghost on Smash, the Broadway musical they’d hoped to turn into a TV ratings smash. The network have revealed that they are to move the show from...

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Brian Williams Angry With Nbc Over Rock Center's Switch To Fridays?

By Michael West | 14th February 2013

Brian Williams is angry with NBC over changes to his Rock Center show, which has moved three times since debuting in November 2011, from Monday to Wednesday, to Thursday and now to Friday night. The...

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Today Show Anchor Retires: Nbc's Mike Leonard Hangs Up His Microphone

By Jack de Aguilar | 14th December 2012

Today Show Anchor Retires: It's been a successful 32-years for Mike Leonard, after he landed a job in TV, following his home movies. Over three decades later, after becoming one of NBC's most loved...

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Nbc Shows Community And Whitney Both Put Back By Network

By Jack de Aguilar | 9th October 2012

Community and Whitney were both due to be premiered Friday, Oct. 19, but they’ve both been delayed, a source close to NBC has confirmed to E! Online.In a weird way, though, this could be good...

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Brits Julie Christie And Daniel Day-lewis Take Sag Awards

28th January 2008

British actors Julie Christie and Daniel Day-Lewis have won the top acting prizes at the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG) awards.While Christie took the best actress gong for her acclaimed portrayal of a woman facing dementia...

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