NBC Olympics continues to shore up its talent roster for the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, locking its faces for hockey coverage at the event. Kenny Albert and Gord Miller will combine to provide play-by-play commentary of the men’s hockey tournament, along with analyst Mike Milbury. Pierre McGuire and Brian Boucher will serve as ‘Inside-the-Glass’ analysts. Meanwhile, John Walton will serve as the lead play-by-play voice for NBC Olympics’ coverage of the women’s hockey tournament, alongside analyst AJ Mleczko and reporter Leila Rahimi. Kathryn Tappen will host studio coverage alongside analysts Jeremy Roenick and Keith Jones. Meanwhile, Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick will handle the three NHL on NBC games during the Games, alongside Eddie Olczyk, who continues his treatment for colon cancer.
Marvel martial arts series Iron Fist will not make it season three – at least not on Netflix. “Everyone at Marvel Television and Netflix is proud of the series and grateful for all of the hard work from our incredible cast, crew and showrunners,” said the companies. “While the series on Netflix has ended, the […]
Sienna Miller (Layer Cake), Seth MacFarLane (Family Guy), Simon McBurney (The Theory of Everything) and Annabelle Wallis (Peaky Blinders) have joined the cast of Showtime’s upcoming limited series about Fox News founder Roger Ailes. Miller will play Ailes’ ex-wife, Beth; MacFarlane takes on the role of Ailes confidante and Fox News PR head, Brian Lewis; […]
With International Speedway Corporation in the midst of a multi-year $500 million capital reinvestment plan across its venues, the company is looking to redefine the audience experience at its facilities. The company recently completed a $7 million renovation at the historic Darlington Raceway, along with a $30 million infield redevelopment project at Richmond Raceway, is […]
Amid a busy Saturday for sports, TBS saw ALCS Game 1 take the day across all of TV, according to Nielsen metered market numbers. The Astros/Red Sox telecast on the channel averaged 5,821,000 viewers for the game, up 42% over the last time it carries the ALCS Game in 2016. TBS’s 2018 MLB Postseason viewership […]
Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, who stars in and executive produces Power on Starz, has inked a four-year overall deal estimated at $150 million with the cabler. Starz CEO Chris Albrecht said the pact is “among the most significant deals to date for an executive producer in premium television.” Jackson will continue to develop new scripted […]