NBC’s Scheduling Chief Mitch Metcalf Exits

By | Friday March 4, 2011 @ 1:59pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

The executive makeover at NBC under new chief Bob Greenblatt continues. Following the departure of Angela Bromstad last month, NBC’s longtime head of scheduling Mitch Metcalf also is leaving the network effective immediately. The move comes just before the … Read More »

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BREAKING: Angela Bromstad To Leave NBC

Nellie Andreeva

UPDATED: In the first executive fallout from the pending post-merger restructuring at NBC, Angela Bromstad, primetime entertainment president for the network and sister studio UMS, will be leaving. She told her staff about her departure this … Read More »

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TCA: Is ‘Outsourced’ Funny Or Offensive?

By | Friday July 30, 2010 @ 5:21pm PDT

Diane Haithman is contributing to Deadline’s TCA coverage.

At today’s TCA session on NBC’s Outsourced, the producers and actors made the claim that the already controversial sitcom about a U.S. company that outsourced its call center to India, Read More »

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NBC Confirms Steve Carell’s ‘Office’ Exit

Nellie Andreeva

Michael Scott’s resignation has been accepted. After a series of statements by The Office star Steve Carell during the past couple of months that he will be leaving the NBC comedy series when his contract is up at the end of next season, the network confirmed his departure yesterday through … Read More »

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Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally Ink UMS Deal, Join ‘Love Bites’ As Writing Showrunners

Nellie Andreeva

JonKinnally_TracyPoustFormer Will & Grace executive producers/showrunners Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally have inked a two-year overall deal with Universal Media Studios. Under the pact, said to be seven-figure per year, the two have joined new NBC/UMS anthology dramedy series Love BitesRead More »

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