25 years ago this month, the pilot episode of the classic sitcom "Seinfeld" premiered on NBC. While "Seinfeld" went on to become one of television's most popular shows of all time (the comedy has generated a reported $3.1 billion since entering syndication in 1995), it wasn't seen as a success after its first episode.
Michael J. Fox will be back on airwaves this fall with his upcoming NBC comedy, “The Michael J. Fox Show." Fox plays a local newscaster with Parkinson’s disease who decides to return to work after years of staying home with his family.
I think some people are going to be disappointed with this film. You’ve been led to believe that Judd Apatow is our contemporary master of comedy. The fact that he’s only actually directed two of the many films vaguely associated with his name may have escaped you. The presence of Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill, Adam Sandler, and Jason Schwartzman in the cast will further lull you into a sense of complacency.
Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates did an "ask me anything" session on Reddit on today. One thing is certain, Gates has a good sense of humor about his foundation's more far-out projects.
The hottest professor in America is much more than a pretty face. For the second year in a row, James Madison University psychology professor David Daniel topped Rate My Professors' list of "Hottest Professors."
Who cares if the game is 10 days away? Go Daddy just released its first Super Bowl ad — that's right, not a teaser, but the full first commercial — on YouTube, and it's actually pretty funny. Go Daddy is known for showing skin rather than a sense of humor in its commercials, so you can thank Deutsch NY for the laughs.
NBC just canceled a sitcom pilot featuring Bill Cosby after sexual assault allegations against the comedian resurfaced this month, BuzzFeed reports. NBC announced plans for the show in January. The network reportedly pulled the plug on it on Wednesday morning.
Olympics on NBC (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Well, NBC was trending this afternoon on Twitter across the U.S. - and not because of some hilarious new sitcom. No, it's the wired multitudes taking to that interconnected series of tubes to blab about the opening ceremonies of the London Olympics ... and NBC's [...]
Comcast values teamwork, not the office politics condoned at NBC Universal.In the NBC sitcom "30 Rock," the self-absorbed television chief executive, played by Alec Baldwin, obsesses over what will happen to his career when his company — NBC — is taken over by Kabletown, a fictional cable systems operator from Philadelphia.