| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Vince Gilligan is heading to school -- Greendale Community College, to be exact.
The creator of "Breaking Bad" will guest star on an episode of NBC's "Community," according to a report from Entertainment Weekly. Gilligan's character is billed as a...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:48 AM
When NBC's "Sunday Night Football" debuts Sept. 8, Carrie Underwood will be singing the theme song with the help of 13 NFL players.
OK, that's the "big" news coming from the NBC Sports Group today, but the better news is the list of NBC stars who will...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:51 AM
To the surprise of almost no one, NBC on Friday canceled two of its lowest-rated new fall series, "Ironside" and "Welcome to the Family."
"Ironside" was a remake of the classic Raymond Burr series about a disabled detective, this time starring Blair...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Indian media giant Zee Group has tapped former Viacom executive Eric Sherman as chief executive of Veria Living, its U.S. media unit that focuses on health and wellness content.
Sherman, whose résumé also includes a stint as manager of Aerosmith...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning took on his former team, the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday night, and the homecoming turned out to be a massive draw for NBC's "Sunday Night Football."
NBC easily won the night in primetime with an average audience...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:20 PM
"Why does the TV business hate people over 50?" That's one of the most common questions I get asked by viewers.
This is not an idle query. The TV industry, like much of corporate America, chases youth. That pursuit has a major impact on programming....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:30 PM
NBC has removed "Welcome to the Family" and "Ironside" from its schedule and set a Jan. 2 return date for "Community."
The Peacock also said that "Chicago Fire" spinoff "Chicago P.D." will premiere Jan. 8 in the former 10 p.m. Wednesday timeslot of its...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:00 PM
On a scorching August day in Studio City, Metro buses screech down Ventura Boulevard stamped with NBC advertisements boasting its revamped Thursday block: "NBC's New Family of Comedies." Inside Stage 21 on the CBS Radford Studios, the "Parks and...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:45 PM
"Ironside" is being rolled away and "Welcome to the Family" is no longer welcome on NBC.
The peacock network said it was dropping the two shows as part of a restructuring of its schedule. Also, the critical darling "Community" is coming back in January....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Musicians are often prone to soul-baring binges on social media, but perhaps none have gone as brutally introspective as Donald Glover did this week.
The "Community" actor and MC (as Childish Gambino) uploaded a poignant series of photos to Instagram...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:30 PM
No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back.
The long-struggling network broke through last season, finishing ahead of one of its rivals (ABC) in the young adults demo for...