Shakeups at 'Idol' parent company

HOLLYWOOD, May 19 (UPI) -- "American Idol" parent group, CKx, has ousted chief operating officer Kraig Fox and brought in Miley Cyrus' former manager, The Hollywood Reporter said.
NBC exec says it overpaid for Globes

NBC exec says it overpaid for Globes

BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- A West Coast NBC executive said he thought the Peacock Network paid too much in the 2010 long-term deal to keep the Golden Globes show airing on the network.
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HFPA-Dick Clark trial set to begin

HFPA-Dick Clark trial set to begin

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's lawsuit against the producers of the Golden Globes is set to be heard next week in a Los Angeles federal court.
NBC renews 'Days' for another season

NBC renews 'Days' for another season

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., March 19 (UPI) -- NBC says it has picked up the hit daytime drama "Days of Our Lives" for its 45th season, keeping the soap opera on the network through the 2010-11 season.
NBC: O'Brien's moving to 'Tonight' in '09

NBC: O'Brien's moving to 'Tonight' in '09

BEVERLY HILLS , Calif., July 21 (UPI) -- Conan O'Brien is to succeed Jay Leno as host of the Los Angeles-based "The Tonight Show" next June, NBC announced Monday.
NBC: Fallon to replace outgoing O'Brien

NBC: Fallon to replace outgoing O'Brien

NEW YORK, May 12 (UPI) -- NBC announced in New York Monday that actor and comedian Jimmy Fallon is set to take over as host of its "Late Night" talk show next year.

NBC renews 'Chuck,' 'Heroes'

BURBANK, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- NBC Wednesday announced it picked up the U.S. television dramas "Chuck," "Life" and "Heroes" for the 2008-09 season.

USA's 'Monk,' 'Psych' to air on NBC

BURBANK , Calif., Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Episodes of the U.S. cable TV hits "Monk" and "Psych" will be shown on NBC, as well as on the USA Network, starting early next year.

NBC tries to hold on to Jay leno

NEW YORK, July 21 (UPI) -- The decision to have Conan O'Brien take over "The Tonight Show" in 2009 has U.S. TV network NBC wondering what to do with Jay Leno when he leaves the show.

No more 'NUTS' for NBC Universal TV

LOS ANGELES, June 15 (UPI) -- NBC Universal has changed the name of NBC Universal Television Studio to Universal Media Studios, simultaneously losing the acronym, "NUTS."

NBC taps Silverman to head entertainment

BURBANK, Calif., May 29 (UPI) -- NBC restructured its California operations, naming Ben Silverman as co-chairman of NBC Entertainment and NBC Universal Television Studio, the network said.
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