Maya Rudolph is reportedly looking at launching a new variety show, according to Deadline.com. Rudolph was under contract at NBC for "Up All Night," but the show's future rapidly became more and more bleak as the months wore on in between its last episode and the purposed multi-cam reboot. After Christina Applegate announced her departure from the series, NBC reduced the...
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"Law and Order: SVU" has been renewed! NBC picked up the procedural, which is the last remaining part of the "Law and Order" franchise, for a 22-episode Season 15. The network's decision to renew "Law and Order: SVU" comes as no surprise: In its current fourteenth season, the series has averaged a 1.73 in the key 18-49 demographic with 6.34 million total viewers. For NBC,...
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LOS ANGELES -- NBC says it's pulling an episode of its serial killer drama "Hannibal" out of sensitivity to recent violence, including the Boston bombings. NBC said Friday that the episode, which was to air next week, features a character who brainwashes children to kill other children. The show's producer, Bryan Fuller, asked NBC to pull the episode, citing the Newtown,...
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Rihanna turned 25 yesterday (February 20) and as a belated birthday gift, NBC is presenting an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit that seems to be based on the
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The "Revolution" season finale has been delayed. Season 1 was originally scheduled to sign off on Monday, May 27, but the "Revolution" season finale will now air on Monday, June 3. NBC pre-empted the Monday, April 15 episode of "Revolution" for an NBC News special report on the Boston Marathon bombings. That episode will now air on Monday, April 22, pushing the schedule...
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"Up All Night" could just fade away into the good night. According to The Hollywood Reporter, NBC may just cancel the comedy instead of producing one episode with in a multi-camera format. The comedy starring Christina Applegate, Will Arnett and Maya Rudolph was originally a single camera show about new parents. NBC announced plans to make it a multi-camera series about a...
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NBC has decided to pull a particularly gnarly episode of Hannibal next week at the urging of the show's creator, Bryan Fuller. Fuller tells Variety that "given the cultural climate right now in the U.S., I think we shouldn't air the episode in its entirety," and that he "didn't want ... More »
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In the flurry of series pickups and cancellations, comes news that NBC passed on John Mulaney's highly anticipated pilot, Mulaney. If you listened to its hype, the Lorne Michaels–produced sitcom was going to be anything from the next 30 Rock to the next Seinfeld. The pilot co-starred Nasim Pedrad, Martin Short, and ... More »
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The NBC crime drama based its latest episode on the fringe medical theory that sunk former Missouri Congressman Todd Akin's senate campaign last fall.
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Although NBC pulled "Hannibal's" fourth episode, titled "Ceuf," due to the Boston and Newtown tragedies, fans are now able to see the episode's key plot-driven moments as part of a newly released "webseries." Executive Producer Bryan Fuller admitted on Friday that he began conversations with NBC executives several weeks ago regarding his hesitation over airing the episode....
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