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EXEC EXITS CONTINUE AT NBC

January 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Comcast’s purge of top NBC executives continued on Thursday with the announcement that Angela Bromstad, the network’s president of primetime entertainment, is stepping down. As NBC’s top programming executive since 2009 — she replaced the much pilloried Ben Silverman — she stood behind “the two Jeffs” (Zucker and Gaspin) as critics discharged brickbats at the […]

FALL SEASON ARRIVES WITH A BANG

September 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Tonight (Monday) officially marks the start of the 2010-11 television season, and several TV writers are noting that it is starting off with a flood of strong shows that will likely results in massive DVR usage. Indeed, in an interview with today’s New York Times, Kelly Kohl, chief program scheduler for CBS, predicted that tonight’s […]