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Ryan Seacrest has signed new deal with NBC Universal

HollywoodNews.com: Ryan Seacrest just can’t stop working as he has signed a new two-year multi-platform agreement with NBC Universal, which is the parent company for E! and NBC. Seacrest will reportedly now be working with various aspects of NBC Universal which includes coverage of this year’s summer Olympics, states Hollyscoop.[...]

Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton enjoying a calmer life

HollywoodNews.com: Now that Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton are married, the two are happy to be living a calmer lifestyle. Lambert recently revealed that the two have grown up since their wedding earlier this year and are enjoying settling down together, states UsMagazine.com. The two stars now find that they[...]

WRITERS GUILD STATEMENT ON COMCAST-NBC UNIVERSAL MERGER

Hollywoodnews.com: The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) today issued the following statement on the Comcast-NBC Universal merger: “After a thorough review of yesterday’s announcements by the FCC and DOJ, the WGAW disagrees with their decisions approving the Comcast-NBCU merger. Even with the conditions placed on the merger by the[...]

Netflix to begin streaming NBC network, cable programming

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: As Blockbuster files for bankruptcy protection, it’s chief competitor – Netflix – continues to make moves that expand the company’s services. Netflix and NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution announced in a release that they have entered into an expanded license agreement through which Netflix members can[...]

Claire Danes’ role earns her an Emmy

HollywoodNews.com: Claire Danes has been given an Emmy for her role as Temple Grandin in the HBO production ‘Temple Grandin.’ Danes won the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie. This is her first Emmy. Temple Grandin is a biography of a woman with Autism and won[...]

Al Pacino wins Emmy for Dr. Kevorkian role

HollywoodNews.com: Al Pacino has won an Emmy Award for his work in the HBO biopic ‘You Don’t Know Jack.’ Pacino portrays Dr. Jack Kevorkian in the piece that has sixteen Emmy nominations. Most of the supporting cast was nominated, as was director Barry Levinson. The TV movie covers the life[...]

‘Top Chef’ runs away with Emmy

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Top Chef’ has taken down ‘Amazing Race’ and nabbed the Emmy for Best Reality Show. ‘The Amazing Race’ has won the category for the last seven years, but now has lost its streak as ‘Top Chef’ won its second Emmy tonight. ‘The Amazing Race’ has been nominated for seven[...]

Luke Perry on ‘FCU: Fact Checkers Unit’

HollywoodNews.com: ‘FCU: Fact Checkers Unit’ is a series from NBC Universal Digital Studios that has launched today on iTunes and all major cable video-on-demand services and mobile platforms in the United States. The series has three episodes available as of now with celebrities Luke Perry, Donald Faison and Karolina Kurkova[...]

Dragnet 1968: Season 2 to arrive on DVD in July

HollywoodNews.com: Sergeant Joe Friday and his hard-nosed partner Bill Gannon from the classic crime drama Dragnet, starring master storyteller Jack Webb and Emmy(r)-winner Harry Morgan (M*A*S*H*) hit the streets of Los Angeles in the name of law and order, to protect and to serve when Dragnet 1968: Season 2 arrives[...]

We Are The World 25 For Haiti: Multi-Network Simulcast

Producer Quincy Jones and Singer/Songwriter Lionel Richie Announce Plans For Multi-Network International Simulcast of ‘We Are The World 25 For Haiti’ – Saturday, February 13, 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET. FANS URGED TO ‘DOWNLOAD TO DONATE’ Downloads and exclusive content will be available on the iTunes Store, YouTube & AEG[...]