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Scrubs, 30 Rock: Use Disclaimers, Not Removal of Blackface Episodes

Scrubs, 30 Rock & More: Blackface Eps Should Educate, Not Be Removed

Images courtesy of Buena Vista Television, NBC Universal, Buena Vista Television[/caption]The same thing happened when Warner Bros decided to release their entire collection of Looney Tunes shorts for home media Over time, certain cartoons were banned over questionable depictions of cultures Some were particularly vicious caricatures, from African-Americans to the Japanese during World War II[...]

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The Office Superstar Michael Scott Out-Last-Danced Michael Jordan

On 30 for 30’s Facebook page, the series dared to ask, “What if I told you, the greatest Michael wasn’t Jordan?” What followed was an almost believable look back at that classic moment.[caption id="attachment_1196423" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Michael Jordan and Michael Scott (Steve Carell) from "The Office": The Battle of the Best Michael, images courtesy of[...]

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The Office Alum Ed Helms On How Andy Bernard Would Tackle A Quarantine

The series moves to NBC Universal’s service Peacock in 2021.One of the most memorable roles of Ed Helms’ career is Andy Bernard on The Office While promoting his latest Netflix film Coffee & Kareem, the actor spoke with Entertainment Weekly about how Andy at Dunder Mifflin deals with self-isolation and social distancing “It depends[...]

Tiffani Thiessen and Mark-Paul Gosselaar reprise their roles as Kelly Kapowski and Zack Morris in the Saved by the Bell sequel, courtesy of NBC Universal.

Saved by the Bell Star Tiffani Thiessen Saves Co-Star with Eggs

To return the favor, he left a couple of bottles of his favorite beer for Thiessen and her husband.[caption id="attachment_1172079" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tiffani Thiessen and Mark-Paul Gosselaar reprise their roles as Kelly Kapowski and Zack Morris in the Saved by the Bell sequel, courtesy of NBC Universal.[/caption]The relationship between Gosselaar and Thiessen remained strong throughout[...]

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"Wings" Alum, TV Actor David Schramm Passes Away, Age 73

David Schramm, best known for his works on television and stage – in particualar, 1990's NBC sitcom Wings – passed away at the age of 73. The announcement was made by Margot Harley, who co-founded the New York-based Acting Company theater troupe. Schramm was also a founding member. Margot Harley, co-founder of the Acting Company, […]

Tiffani Thiessen and Mark-Paul Gosselaar reprise their roles as Kelly Kapowski and Zack Morris in the Saved by the Bell sequel, courtesy of NBC Universal.

"Saved by the Bell" Sequel Series Sees Mark-Paul Gosselaar Going Blonde Again for Zack Morris

Getting back into the role that made him famous for NBCUniversal's sequel series set for streaming service Peacock, he dyed his hair and documented the process on Instagram.[caption id="attachment_1172079" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBC Universal[/caption] View this post on Instagram  One of these blondes is going be Zack Morris #sbtb #reboot A post shared by Mark-Paul Gosselaar (@mpgosselaar) on[...]

“Saved by the Bell”: Mario Lopez, Elizabeth Berkley Mark First Day of Shooting Sequel Series

"Saved by the Bell" Sequel Star Elizabeth Berkley's Favorite "Mario" (SPOILER) Isn't a Plumber [VIDEO]

To commemorate her favorite "Mario", she listed her six favorite things about her Saved by the Bell co-star.[caption id="attachment_1145736" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBC Universal[/caption]We do #MAR10Day a little differently around here Find a co-star who talks about you the way @ElizBerkley talks about @mariolopezviva pic.twitter.com/xYzh9GELaO — Peacock (@peacockTV) March 10, 2020 View this post on Instagram  Happy #Mario #day[...]

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"Saved by the Bell": Tiffani Thiessen Returning for Sequel Series, Mark-Paul Gosselaar Confirms

Chalk up one more for the OG Bayside crew as Tiffani Thiessen, who played Kelly Kapowski, makes her triumphant return to Saved by the Bell in NBC Universal's Peacock sequel television series Her co-star and on-screen husband Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Zack Morris) confirmed the news to TV Line.[caption id="attachment_1172076" align="aligncenter" width="1288"] Quinn Jeffrey / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Thiessen played[...]

“The Office”: John Krasinski Is All for a Reunion

"The Office" Alum John Krasinski on Reunion Rumors: "I Would Absolutely Love to Do It"

The director and star of A Quiet Place spoke to Esquire about his latest projects and humble beginnings as a member of the modern classic sitcom's ensemble cast.[caption id="attachment_1165693" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBC Universal[/caption] "'The Office' was absolutely everything to me I mean it is my beginning and my end I’m pretty sure at the end of[...]

“Saved by the Bell”: Lark Voorhies “Feels Slighted" Being Ghosted for Sequel Series

"Saved by the Bell": Lark Voorhies "Feels Slighted" By Sequel Series Ghosting

Her and Dustin Diamond, who played Samuel “Screech” Powers, were left out of the reunion skit for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - and now it appears they're being left out of the sequel series being developed for NBC Universal’s streamer, Peacock.The actor appeared on February 19th edition of The Dr Oz Show to[...]

“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]

"Quantum Leap": Scott Bakula Speculates What Series Reboot Would Look Like

The NCIS: New Orleans star appeared February 13 on The Talk to talk about the possibility.[caption id="attachment_1146126" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBC Universal[/caption]Host Sheryl Underwood asked the actor about revisiting the show in 2020:https://youtu.be/vDjT_m474v8 “I don’t know, I don’t know, but I know the fans would love to have a reboot.” What would the 2020 version look like?[...]

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"Saved by the Bell": Peacock Announces Sequel Series' Bayside High Class Roster

Looks like the Bayside High student body is now complete as NBC Universal announced the remaining cast set for the Saved by the Bell sequel series being developed by their streamer Peacock Joining star Josie Totah in the 2020 series are Haskiri Velazquez, Mitchell Hoog, Alycia Pascual-Pena, and Belmont Cameli.[caption id="attachment_1153774" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBC Universal[/caption] "Saved[...]

“Quantum Leap”: Jeff Bader Says NBCU Might Revive Series for Peacock [TCA 2020]

"Quantum Leap": Sam's Next Leap Might Be to NBCU's Peacock – Oh Boy…

No, it's not Ziggy making the call, but Jeff Bader says there’s a chance Scott Bakula could make the leap back to the NBC Universal family At the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter meeting, the NBCU head of program planning and strategy spoke to /Film about the possibility of reviving Quantum Leap for NBCU’s upcoming[...]

"Saved by the Bell": Josie Totah Goes to Head of the Class in Peacock Sequel Series

NBC Universal’s upcoming streaming service Peacock has taped Champion’s star Josie Totah to lead its Saved by the Bell sequel series Totah will play Lexi, a beautiful and sharp-tongued cheerleader As the most popular girl at Bayside High, she is both admired and feared by her peers.Great News creator Tracey Wigfield created the sequel series[...]

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"Saved by the Bell" Star Mark-Paul Gosselaar Open to NBCU Peacock Series Return

Mark-Paul Gosselaar, who played Bayside High's resident schemer and 90's Ferris Bueller-wannabe Zach Morris in NBC's Saved by the Bell, revealed that he would be interested in returning to the franchise for NBCUniversal's (NBCU) updated project. One problem: he hasn't been approached about being a part of the new series announced by NBCUniversal earlier this […]

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Peacock: NBCU's New Streamer Launching April 2020; Programming Revealed [PREVIEW]

NBC Universal opted for simplicity when it came to branding its new streaming service, Peacock It’s not surprising given the colorful animal was officially adopted as the company’s logo in 1979.[caption id="attachment_1088188" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBCU[/caption]NBCU announced a number of reboots, including a new Battlestar Galactica from Mr Robot creator Sam Esmail; Saved by the Bell[...]

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"The Office" Reboot/Restart Coming to NBCU's Peacock? "We Are Having Conversations"

While NBCUniversal (NBCU) may have fired some serious first shots in the upcoming "The Great Streaming Wars of 2020" by revealing the name of its upcoming streaming service (Peacock, set to debut in April 2020) and announcing three fan-friendly reboots (Saved By the Bell, Punky Brewster, and Battlestar Galactica), it's the talk of what might […]