Topic: NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment

Facetime: Network Upfronts in Full Swing

Robert Greenblatt, Mark Burnett, Samantha Bee and more

This week, across New York City, tv networks presented the best of their talent, programming and execs to advertisers in a bid to the fall lineup. Samantha Bee got laughs…

NBCUniversal Will Combine Its Cable, NBC and Telemundo Upfront Presentations

All networks will present May 16 at Radio City Music Hall

The broadcast upfront week just got a lot more interesting—and a little bit shorter. NBCUniversal has decided to merge its NBC, Telemundo and NBCU cable entertainment upfronts into a single NBCU…

Bonnie Hammer Is Shaking Up Her NBCU Cable Portfolio, One Network at a Time

Adweek’s TV Exec of the Year keeps audiences engaged

Throughout her legendary career, Bonnie Hammer has learned just about everything there is to know about the television industry, except for one thing: how to rest on her laurels. "If…

In Brand Refresh, Children's TV Network Drops Barney and Thomas for Original Shows

Alyssa Milano is Sprout's first 'Mom-bassador'

After urging preschoolers to embrace and explore the world around them, Sprout is taking its own advice. To celebrate its 10th birthday on Sept. 26, the children's network—which was fully acquired…

How NBCU's Bonnie Hammer Plans to Dominate Cable

With USA, Syfy and Bravo humming, next task is to fix Oxygen

Bonnie Hammer | Photo: Mary Rozzi In Bonnie Hammer’s well-appointed office there is a large chunk of crystal-flecked granite, hewn into the rough shape of a heart, in a shallow square…