LIFETIME'S PRIMETIME WHITNEY EVENT BLOCK SCORES 11.8 MILLION VIEWERS, TWO PEACOCK PRODUCED SPECIALS BROUGHT IN COMBINED TOTAL OF 7.3 MILLION

LIFETIME’S PRIMETIME WHITNEY EVENT BLOCK SCORES 11.8 MILLION VIEWERS World Premiere of Original Movie Directed by Angela Bassett Delivers 4.5 Million Viewers, Becoming Lifetime’s Most-Watched Telecast since FLOWERS IN THE ATTIC Special BOBBY WHITE: REMEMBERING WHITNEY Delivers 4.1 Million Viewers; WHITNEY HOUSTON LIVE: HER GREATEST PERFORMANCES Pulls in 3.2 Million Total Viewers By: Les Eisner, A+E Networks LOS ANGELES, CA (January 19, 2015) Lifetime’s primetime block Saturday evening surrounding the eagerly-awaited world premiere of the Lifetime Original Movie Whitney (#Whitney, #WhitneyMovie), directed by Golden Globe® Award winner and Academy Award® nominee Angela Bassett, and hour-long specials Bobby Brown: Remembering Whitney … Continue reading

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NBC NEWS' PEACOCK PRODUCTIONS HEADS UNDERWATER, WILL PARTNER WITH NOAA TO PRODUCE SPECIALS EXPLORING OCEAN DISCOVERIES

NBC News’ Peacock Productions Heads Underwater Will partner with NOAA to produce specials exploring ocean discoveries Broadcasting & Cable By: Daniel Holloway 1/21/2015 NBC News’ Peacock Productions unit is teaming with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and AAACreditGuide to produce a series of projects focusing on underwater expeditions. The first will be a special featuring a live telecast of the exploration of German U-boat-576, which disappeared 72 years ago and was recently discovered by NOAA in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of North Carolina. No broadcast date or network has yet been set—though producers are targeting summer, ahead … Continue reading

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BOBBY BROWN SPECIAL 'REMEMBERING WHITNEY' TO AIR AFTER LIFETIME'S HOUSTON BIOPIC

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FIVE 'PETER PAN' SECRETS: WHAT NBC WILL REVEAL IN 'MAKING OF' DOCUMENTARY

Five ‘Peter Pan’ Secrets: What NBC Will Reveal In ‘Making Of’ Documentary Brian Steinberg Senior TV Editor @bristei Variety.com Published November 26, 2014 In the 1954 theatrical version of “Peter Pan,” the titular hero vows that he’ll never grow up. Come December 4, he will have to, because he’s the central figure in a live version of the play that NBC is hoping will draw big ratings. Die-hards can get a sneak peek of NBC’s preparations this evening when the Peacock airs a making-of special at 8 p.m. The show, “The Making Of Peter Pan Live!” was put together by NBC News’Peacock Productions unit, … Continue reading

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BENEATH NIK WALLENDA'S TIGHTROPE, DISCOVERY AND NBC NEWS FACE BALANCING ACT

BENEATH NIK WALLENDA’S TIGHTROPE, DISCOVERY AND NBC NEWS FACE BALANCING ACT Brian Steinberg Senior TV Editor @bristei Variety.com Published October 29, 2014 Analysis: For TV networks, broadcasting live spectacles means conquering the impossible and preparing for the unthinkable Nik Wallenda isn’t the only person who will have to totter precariously on a tightrope this Sunday. As the daredevil attempts two different high-wire challenges over Chicago this weekend, his efforts will be televised by Discovery Channel. But the task of shooting his attempt – an undertaking that involves five miles of cable, lifting piles of equipment to the tops of tall buildings by … Continue reading

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Streaming Movie Ghost in the Shell (2017) Online

Ghost in the Shell (2017) HD Director : Rupert Sanders. Producer : Ari Arad, Avi Arad, Maguy R. Cohen, Steven Paul. Release : March 29, 2017 Country : New Zealand, United States of America, United Kingdom, India, China, Canada. Production Company : Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks SKG, Shanghai Film Group, Reliance Entertainment, Arad Productions, Grosvenor Park Productions, Steven Paul Production, Huahua Media, Seaside Entertainment. Language : 日本語, English. Runtime : 107 Genre : Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller. Movie ‘Ghost in the Shell’ was released in March 29, 2017 in genre Action. Rupert Sanders was directed this movie and … Continue reading

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NIK WALLENDA CHICAGO TIGHTROPE WALK SET FOR NOVEMBER 2

NIK WALLENDA CHICAGO TIGHTROPE WALK SET FOR NOVEMBER 2 A follow-up to his successful Skywire Live With Nik Wallenda walk across the Grand Canyon, Nik Wallenda will attempt to cross the Chicago skyline untethered. The live event is produced by NBC Peacock Productions and will air on Discovery on Sunday November 2 at 7:00p ET. Full Story at The Hollywood Reporter 

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OSCAR PISTORIUS: THE TRUTH HIGHEST RATED SHOW OF NIGHT

Oscar Pistorius: The Truth aired on BBC Three and was the highest rated show of the night. The special included an exclusive interview with June and Barry Steenkamp, parents of Reeva, and made headline news across the world. Video on Sports World News

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“SKYWIRE LIVE,” “DEADLIEST CATCH” TRIUMPH AT 2014 REALSCREEN AWARDS

PEACOCK PRODUCTIONS’ Skywire Live with Nik Wallenda takes home multiple awards at 2014 Realscreen Awards Discovery’s long-running series Deadliest Catch picked up five prizes at the Realscreen Awards in Santa Monica tonight (June 4), with RuPaul’s Drag Race and Skywire Live with Nik Wallenda among the other winners. Deadliest Catch cleaned up in the technical categories, taking awards for best editing, directing and music, as well as the Docureality prize and the Award of Excellence – Reality. Meanwhile, Logo show RuPaul’s Drag Race was victorious in the Competition – Talent and Studio-Based Program category; as well as the Best Host/Presenter category, recognizing RuPaul Andre Charles. Also a double winner … Continue reading

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I’D KILL FOR YOU ON INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY

LOVERS BREAK MORE THAN HEARTS IN INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY’S ALL-NEW SERIES, I’D KILL FOR YOU (Silver Spring, MD)—Lust, jealousy, and passion bubble at the center of a heated love affair. But when infatuation conspires with manipulation, the end result is a dangerous obsession. Investigation Discovery’s all-new series I’D KILL FOR YOU exposes chilling crimes committed by men and women with twisted agendas who use their lovers as murder weapons. Whether they’re after the inheritance of their elderly husband, have their eyes set on a younger model, or are trying to stake claim to their partner’s life insurance, these men and women … Continue reading

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URBAN LEGEND BECOMES WAKING NIGHTMARE IN INVESTIGATION DISCOVERYS BLOODY MARYS

URBAN LEGEND BECOMES WAKING NIGHTMARE IN INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY’S ALL-NEW MIDNIGHT HALLOWEEN SPECIAL “BLOODY MARYS” (Silver Spring, MD) – Legend has it that Bloody Mary was a ruthless killer, whose soul could be summoned by a simple ritual that unleashes a vengeful woman’s wrath. Though reciting “Bloody Mary, Bloody Mary, Bloody Mary!” into a mirror may be just a scary slumber party prank, it’s true that some of history’s most brutal female killers have borne the name of Mary. After all, Mary was the most popular name for females in the English-speaking world from the 1800s to the 1960s. In Investigation … Continue reading

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SKYWIRE LIVE VOTED AS TOP TV MOMENT OF THE YEAR

Skywire Live, featuring the live tightrope walk across a portion of the Grand Canyon, which was produced by Peacock Productions, is picked as #1 TV Moment of 2013 in an online Emmy Awards vote.

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PEACOCK FEATURED IN TV TECHNOLOGY MAGAZINE

Behind the Scenes at NBC Peacock Productions TV Technology Skip Ferderber July 31, 2013 Attentive viewers of the recent Nik Wallenda-Grand Canyon highwire walk may have noticed something odd. The highly touted Discovery Channel media special, which attracted 13 million cable viewers and millions more via the Internet worldwide, was not produced by Discovery; it was instead produced by NBC. Specifically, it was produced by NBC Peacock Productions, one of the four major broadcast networks’ “stealth” production operations: in-house divisions that quietly produce significant amounts of programming both for their home networks as well as for seemingly competitive broadcast and … Continue reading

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SKYWIRE LIVE WITH NIK WALLENDA SHATTERS RECORDS ACROSS PLATFORMS

DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S SKYWIRE LIVE WITH NIK WALLENDA IS THE #1 WEEKEND PROGRAM IN ALL OF TELEVISION IN TOTAL VIEWERS AND ACROSS ALL KEY DEMOS SKYWIRE LIVE WITH NIK WALLENDA, hosted by NBC News’ Natalie Morales and Willie Geist, was the #1 program in all television on Sunday, June 23, including all cable and broadcast networks in total viewers P2+ and across all key demos including HH, P18+, P/M/W25-54, P/M/W18-49 and P/M/W18-34 delivery. Additionally, it was the #1 program in all of television over the weekend, June 22 and 23, in total viewers P2+ and all key demos including HH, P18+, … Continue reading

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NAT GEO TO DISSECT LANCE ARMSTRONG DOPING SCANDAL

April 1, 2013 by Kelly Anderson National Geographic Channel (NGC) in the U.S. is launching Cycling High: Doping to Win, a special that will explore the science and scheming behind Lance Armstrong’s doping scandal. Produced by Peacock Productions, the one-hour special airs on April 21 at 7 p.m. EST/PST, and uses infographics, recreations, archival footage and new interviews to tell the story of the cyclist’s downfall. Cycling High will premiere internationally in 171 countries and 38 languages in the spring. The special, guided by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency report, pieces together the doping plot, and includes interviews with experts Dr. Chris Cooper, Wall Street Journal reporter Reed Albergotti, New York … Continue reading

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