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Peacock, ViacomCBS Strike Content Deal: Ray Donovan, Charmed & More (Image: ViacomCBS)

Peacock, ViacomCBS Strike Content Deal: Ray Donovan, Charmed & More

NBCUniversal's new streaming service Peacock just added an extra shot of adrenaline into its launch day library of television shows and films, announcing a licensing agreement on Wednesday that will bring popular Paramount programming from the VicaomCBS library On the television/streaming side, Peacock members will have access to Ray Donovan, The Affair, Charmed (starting October[...]

Descender, Ascender TV Rights Land at NBCUniversal's Lark Productions

The Canada-based member of NBCUniversal International Studios is developing and producing the series, with Lemire and Nguyen executive producing (Variety exclusive reporting)"The world of 'Descender' and 'Ascender just keeps growing," said Lemire in a statement "And Dustin [Nguyen] and I are very happy to be working with Lark to bring it to televisions screens as[...]

James Roday as Shawn Spencer and Dule Hill as Gus Guster in Psych 2 (Photo: Peacock)

Psych 2 Team Talks Timothy Omundson, Shawn/Gus Shenanigans and More

With Peacock's Psych 2: Lassie Come Home a little more than a month away (that's July 15, so make sure to set your calendars accordingly), series creator Steve Franks, executive producer Chris Henze, and stars James Roday, Dule Hill, Kirsten Nelson, Maggie Lawson, and Corbin Bernsen made their way (virtually) to the ATX Television Festival […]

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Psych 2: Lassie Come Home Set for July; Shawn and Gus Look Fur-tastic

Great news, you incredibly patient "PsychOs": Peacock's Psych 2: Lassie Come Home is ready to head to your screens on July 15. Yes, that's right, we now have a date for James Roday's Shawn and Dulé Hill's Gus return. As if that wasn't good enough (we're sure there are waves of fans appreciating the news), […]

A casting scene for Ronald D. Moore's Battlestar Galactica, courtesy of SYFY.

Battlestar Galactica Michael Lesslie to Create, Write Peacock Reboot

Robot, Homecoming) would be offering a new take on the Battlestar Galactica franchise, NBCUniversal has tapped Michael Lesslie (The Little Drummer Girl) to create, write, and executive produce the reboot project for Peacock. Esmail and Chad Hamilton (Briarpatch, Mr Robot) will executive produce with Universal Content Productions (UCP) serving as the studio Esmail is a huge[...]

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

ESPN's 30 for 30 docuseries shines the spotlight on some of the most unbelievable, over-the-top, and one-of-a-kind personalities and events in sports history. Over the weekend, the sports network aimed its cameras at one of pop culture's forgotten athletes: The Office head Michael Scott (portrayed by Steve Carell on NBC's long-running and beloved sitcom), showing the […]

Andy and Jim harmonize on The Office, courtesy of NBC.

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

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 on when in the series you catch Andy," he says. […]

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

Mark-Paul Gosselaar is one of many Americans dealing with the struggle of life with a self-quarantine. Many grocery items like toilet paper, paper towels, and eggs are in short supply as those practice social distancing stock up for a possible long stretch at home. The actor posted on Instagram his struggle trying to purchase a […]

Donald Faison and Zach Braff on Scrubs (Image: NBCUniversal)

"Scrubs": Zach Braff, Donald Faison Launch Rewatch Podcast [LISTEN]

Scrubs stars Zach Braff and Donald Faison are rekindling their medical bromance in the new iHeartRadio podcast Fake Doctors, Real Friends, where they look back at their time on their long-running sitcom from an intimate, personal, and hilarious perspective. Created by Bill Lawrence and premiering on NBC in 2001, Scrubs ran for nine seasons – including two […]

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

Schramm was also a founding member.[caption id="attachment_1186987" align="aligncenter" width="1280"] NBCUniversal[/caption]Margot Harley, co-founder of the Acting Company, had this to say about Schramm's passing: “We mourn his loss and will miss him.”The native of Louisville, Kentucky, came to New York City and graduated as part of the first graduating class of Julliard School[...]



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"A.P. Bio" Season 3: Looks Like Heather's Back to Her "Desk Job" [PREVIEW]

Bio - except it's moving to a slightly different "home." Created by Mike O'Brien, the series will see a third-season transfer from NBC to NBCUniversal's new streaming service Peacock - making it the streamer's first half-hour original comedy order, more than a month after it was cancelled.[caption id="attachment_1021723" align="alignnone" width="1000"] A.P[...]

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

Engel and Bario also performed the same duties on the original 1989 series.https://youtu.be/TtzbinrSmFYThe new Saved by the Bell sequel series is expected to air this fall on NBCU's Peacock.Variety 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[...]

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Peacock, Tina Fey Reuniting Fictional 90's Girl Group "Girls5Eva" for Series

In case you're not in the know or you've been too busy getting your own service off the ground, NBCUniversal is officially launching their own streaming service later this year called Peacock Yes, that's also the name of a large, colorful animal - but it's also been the mascot for NBC since just after the[...]

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"Psych 2: Lassie Come Home": Shawn & Gus Are On the Case [IMAGE]

Originally intended to air on USA Network, the film was delayed and shifted to NBCUniversal's new streaming service Peacock And you could understand why fans have been wringing their hands in anticipation: Carlton "Lassie" Lassiter (Tim Omundson) is attacked and left for dead Of course, the fellas doesn't hesitate to get "the band" back together -[...]

“MacGruber”: Will Forte TV Comedy Series in Development from NBCU Peacock

"MacGruber": Will Forte, NBCU Peacock Developing Series Based on "SNL" Sketch, Film

The “crafty supergenius” often found himself distracted before the device went off - and it always went off.[caption id="attachment_1147836" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBCUniversal[/caption]The sketches eventually attracted the "real" MacGyver, Richard Dean Anderson - who starred in the original 1985 TV series He "confessed" to being MacGruber’s father on SNL The Peacock series finds MacGruber rotting away[...]

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"A.P. Bio" Season 3: Patton Oswalt Signals Class Is Back In Session [PREVIEW]

Bio - except it's moving to a slightly different "home." Created by Mike O'Brien, the series will see a third-season transfer from NBC to NBCUniversal's new streaming service Peacock - making it the streamer's first half-hour original comedy order, more than a month after it was cancelled.[caption id="attachment_1021728" align="alignnone" width="1000"] A.P[...]

“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…

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 streaming service Peacock.[caption id="attachment_1146126" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] NBC Universal[/caption]Created by Donald P Bellisario, Quantum Leap lasted five seasons (1989-1993) on NBC and became one of the most[...]

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"Psych 2: Lassie Come Home" – Kurt Fuller Confirms Woody's Return

Originally intended to air on USA Network, the film was delayed and shifted to NBCUniversal's new streaming service Peacock And you could understand why fans have been wringing their hands in anticipation: Carlton "Lassie" Lassiter (Tim Omundson) is attacked and left for dead Of course, the fellas doesn't hesitate to get "the band" back together -[...]