Topic: G4

NBCU’s Esquire Network Will Now Unseat Style Rather Than G4 USA’s Wachtel elevated; Klarman out at Oxygen in major shake-up

After months of cleaning house at G4, the network has been granted a somewhat inadvertent reprieve, as NBCUniversal has decided that the low-rated women’s lifestyle outlet Style will now surrender…

September 9, 2013, 6:08 PM EDT

NBCU Revenue Soars on Cable, Broadcast Ad Sales Momentum Peacock closing the CPM gap

With the 2013-14 upfront receding in the rearview mirror, NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke told investors this morning that the company’s broadcast and cable units have made “good progress” in their ongoing quest to…

July 31, 2013, 11:14 AM EDT

NBCU Nears a Deal With Hearst for an Esquire Channel, Replacing G4 Men still welcome

Well, that was fast—just as NBCU finished jettisoning G4's most valuable properties (when the company canceled Attack of the Show, you knew something was up), multiple sources said it would…

December 10, 2012, 11:13 AM EST

NBCU's Slow Leak Layoffs Will Continue Target is between 450 and 500 jobs

It's a long list of layoffs and it's set to get longer as NBCUniversal fishes for redundancies and excesses that can be trimmed back. The network is reportedly shooting to…

November 13, 2012, 12:34 PM EST

President Obama's jobs speech will push NBC football pre-game to cable
NBC Kickoff Show Pushed to Cable Obama speech chases pregame to USA, other Comcast channels

President Obama’s Sept. 8 jobs speech won’t butt heads with the first game of the 2011-12 NFL season, but it will run up against NBC’s pregame coverage. As such, the…

September 7, 2011, 4:07 PM EDT

G4 Could Have $600 Million Price Tag The network reaches 60 million subscribers

Yesterday, reports surfaced that Comcast could be selling its floundering G4 channel to the Ultimate Fighting League. Now analysts are estimating that the channel’s sale could fetch as much as…

June 10, 2011, 10:01 AM EDT