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‘Epstein’s Shadow: Ghislaine Maxwell’ Aims to Be the ‘Definitive Documentary on Who This Woman Is’

With British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell currently awaiting a November 2021 trial, facing charges that range from enticement of minors to sex trafficking of children in connection, the producers behind “Epstein’s Shadow: Ghislaine Maxwell” feel the timing of that docuseries’ release could not be more perfect. This is because they did not set out to capture […]
Tags: News, Features, Peacock, Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell, Barbara Shearer, Documentaries to Watch, Epstein's Shadow: Ghislaine Maxwell

You can now watch Peacock on all Fire TV devices, ahead of Tokyo Games

It's been one year since NBCUniversal launched its Peacock streaming media service, but the Amazon Fire TV hasn't offered the app to its users -- till now.
Tags: Trends, Nbcuniversal, Home Theater, Tokyo, Amazon Fire TV, Peacock, Streaming Media Devices, Streaming Media Services

Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol Gains Three New Cast Members

(Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage via Getty Images, Frazer Harrison/Getty Images & Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images) The cast of Peacock’s upcoming Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol is beginning to take shape, as Deadline has reported three new cast members have joined the series.   RELATED: New Dr. Death Trailer Sets Peacock Premiere Date Raoul Bhaneja (Clarice, Blindspot, Grand Army), Sammi Rotibi (The Obituary of Tunde Johnson, Mars, The Darkest Mind), and Keenan Jolliff (The Americans, The Get Do...
Tags: TV, Movies, Drama, Harvard, TV News, Streaming, Dan Brown, Cia, Dan Trachtenberg, Capitol, Peacock, Beattie, Robert Langdon, Beau Knapp, Dworkin, Sammi Rotibi

Peacock TV now available on Amazon Fire

Comcast/NBCUniversal has announced that Peacock is now available on Amazon Fire and Fire tablets. The streaming service is quickly broadening their accessibility, as a partnership with Samsung smart TVs was also announced earlier in June.... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Amazon, Samsung, Sport, Soccer, Amazon Fire, Nbc Sports, Peacock, Comcast NBCUniversal, Peacock TV

‘Joe Exotic’ Peacock Series Casts Dean Winters as Jeff Lowe

Dean Winters has joined the “Joe Exotic” series at Peacock in the role of Jeff Lowe. Fans of the hit Netflix docuseries “Tiger King” will recall that Lowe became Exotic’s business partner and ally in his fight against Carole Baskin before eventually turning on him. Winters is the latest addition to the already stacked cast […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Lowe, Peacock, Joe Exotic, Dean Winters, Carole Baskin, Jeff Lowe

How to watch every 'Harry Potter' movie - the entire film series is on HBO Max and Peacock for a limited time

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The "Harry Potter" movies are now on Peacock and HBO Max. Warner Bros. Pictures All eight "Harry Potter" movies are now available on HBO Max and Peacock for a limited time. The first four films are free to watch on Peacock, but the rest require Peacock Premium ($5/month). You can also watch all the films on HBO Max through the end of June; plans start at $10/month. Max (ad-free) (small) Premium (Monthl...
Tags: Reviews, Hbo, Nbc, Entertainment, Trends, Tech, Nbcuniversal, Harry Potter, Streaming, Harry, Warner Bros, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Max, Hermione, Ron

NBCUniversal’s Peacock Is Finally Coming to Amazon Fire TV

Almost a year after NBCUniversal launched Peacock nationwide, the streaming service is finally coming to Amazon’s Fire TV set-tops and Fire tablets. Under an agreement between NBCU and Amazon, Peacock will launch on the Amazon devices in the U.S. starting Thursday, June 24. In addition, the two companies reached a distribution agreement for NBCU’s 15 […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Nbcuniversal, Amazon Fire TV, Nbcu, Peacock, Amazon s Fire TV, Amazon Peacock

Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg Are Going to Be Recapping the Olympics

Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg are teaming up with Peacock to tackle a new endeavor: recapping the Olympics. Pairing Hart and Snoop as the comedy guides through the Tokyo Olympics 2021, the commentary series “Olympic Highlights With Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg” will be exclusively available on NBC’s streaming service. The pair will set out […]
Tags: News, Nbc, Tokyo, Kevin Hart, Snoop Dogg, Hart, Snoop, Peacock, Olympic Highlights

'Manifest' won't be revived after NBC cancelled it, even though it's gained steam on Netflix

"Manifest." NBC NBC canceled "Manifest" after three seasons last week. Data shows it gained popularity after the first two seasons became available on Netflix this month. But the show won't be revived for a fourth season at another network after talks fell through. See more stories on Insider's business page. NBC canceled its sci-fi mystery series "Manifest" last week after three seasons - just as it was gaining popularity on Netflix.Calls for the show to be revived quickly started...
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Latest Boss Baby: Family Business Trailer Offers a Second Chance at Childhood

BEGIN SLIDESHOW A new trailer for the upcoming animated sequel The Boss Baby: Family Business has been released, offering the Templeton brothers a second chance at childhood as they rediscover the importance of family. From Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation, the movie will release in theaters and on Peacock on Friday, July 2. In the sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s Oscar-nominated blockbuster comedy, the Templeton brothers—Tim (James Marsden, X-Men franchise) and his Boss Baby l...
Tags: Family, Video, Lisa Kudrow, Comedy, Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Ted, Dreamworks, Streaming, Dreamworks Animation, Universal Pictures, Tim, Tina, Peacock, Templeton, Tabitha

Miley Cyrus to Celebrate Pride Month with Exclusive Peacock Concert

Miley Cyrus is set to help celebrate Pride month in a big way, with a concert set to air on Peacock.   The streaming platform announced on Thursday that Cyrus would be hosting the concert, called Miley Cyrus Presents Stand By You, launching on June 25 on the streaming platform. RELATED: New Dr. Death Trailer Sets Peacock Premiere Date The hourlong concert event, filmed at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, will feature multi-platinum recording artist, songwriter, and trailblazer Miley...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Nbcuniversal, TV News, Madonna, Streaming, Nashville, Miley Cyrus, Nbcu, Miley, Cyrus, Peacock, Ryman Auditorium, ComingSoon, Tish Cyrus

Disney+ Moves Its Original Series Releases to Wednesdays After ‘Loki’ Was Biggest Debut Yet

Disney+ original shows will now debut on Wednesdays instead of Fridays. The release date shift of upcoming Disney+ series like Monsters at Work and Turner & Hooch comes in the wake of the monumental success of Marvel Studios’ Loki, which became the most-watched Marvel premiere for the streamer after moving its release to Wednesdays. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney+ is shifting its original series release dates from Fridays to Wednesdays, affecting all global original series inclu...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Television, Movies, Disney, Netflix, Pixar, Hulu, Paramount, Falcon, Mickey Mouse, Loki, Robin Roberts, Peacock, Release Dates, Short Circuit

‘Dr. Death’ Trailer: The Shocking True Crime Podcast About the Surgeon From Hell Becomes a Peacock Series

Doctors take a Hippocratic Oath to uphold ethical standards and not willingly harm their patients. But that didn’t stop former neurosurgeon Christopher Duntsch from maiming several of his patients, and killing two others. The scary story of Dr. Duntsch was chronicled in the Wondery podcast Dr. Death, and now the story has become a Peacock series, too. The series tracks Duntsch’s rise, crimes, and downfall – as well as the system that protected him for far too many years. Joshua Jackson, Grace G...
Tags: Peacock, Television, True Story, TV Trailer, Dr. Death, Joshua-Jackson

Peacock Will Honor Female Olympians With Docuseries About ’96 Games

As the next generation of athletes prepare to take home the gold in Tokyo this summer, Peacock is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the 1996 Olympics with “The ’96 Effect” and “The Sisters of ’96: The 1996 USA Women’s Soccer Olympic Team,” two new shows honoring female Olympians’ legacy on the Atlanta games. Streaming on […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Olympics, Tokyo, Peacock, USA Women

New Dr. Death Trailer Sets Peacock Premiere Date

Peacock has released a brand new Dr. Death trailer for their upcoming true crime drama series, confirming that it is scheduled to make its debut on July 15. The video features Alec Baldwin’s Robert and Christian Slater’s Randall as they conduct a secret investigation regarding the suspicious patient deaths of Joshua Jackson’s Christopher Duntsch. They wonder how someone like him could get away with such heinous malpractices. RELATED: City on a Hill: Showtime Renews Crime Drama Series for Season...
Tags: Death, Video, TV, Movies, Drama, Showtime, TV News, Streaming, Dallas, Alec Baldwin, Randall, Robert, Christian Slater, Peacock, Joshua Jackson, Steve Tisch

Will Forte Reads an Absurd ‘MacGruber’ TV Series Speech About What Makes the World Worth Saving

If there’s one thing we’re looking forward to on Peacock, it’s the forthcoming MacGruber TV series, based on the (truly incredible) feature film comedy of the same name, which was in turn based on the Saturday Night Live sketch parody of MacGyver. We’ve yet to see any photos or footage from the show, but during an appearance on Late Night with Seth Meyers last week, star and executive producer Will Forte read an absurd and hilarious speech from the series about why his team’s latest mission is ...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, America, United States, Seth Meyers, Mickey Rourke, Molson, Video Clips, Will-forte, Perry, Peacock, Forte, Sam Elliott, Laurence Fisburne, MacGruber

Peacock’s ‘Dr. Death’ to Premiere in July (TV News Roundup)

How does a doctor who graduated from one of the top medical schools get accused of killing two of his patients but get to continue on to perform more surgeries? That is what Peacock’s upcoming limited series “Dr. Death” will explore when all eight episodes hit the streamer on July 15. Joshua Jackson stars as […]
Tags: News, Peacock, Joshua Jackson, Dr. Death

‘Girls5Eva’ Season 2 is Heading to Peacock for More Glitter and Glam and Girl Power

In true pop star fashion, Girls5Eva announced on YouYube that the hit Peacock comedy is no longer just a one-hit-wonder. Sara Bareilles, Busy Philipps, Paula Pell, and Renée Elise Goldsberry are all back on stage (er, screen) for season 2 as Girls5Eva, because this reunited girl group is going to be famous forever. Peacock announced on YouTube that their ’90s pop music comedy is officially secured for a second season. Lisa Katz, President, Scripted Content, NBCUniversal Television and Str...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Paula Pell, Tony, Sara Bareilles, Peacock, LFO, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Busy Philipps, Tina Nigro, NBCUniversal Television, Lisa Katz, Girls5eva, Sara Bareilles Busy Philipps Paula Pell

Girls5eva Renewed For a Second Season at Peacock

Peacock has officially renewed Meredith Scardino and Tina Fey’s musical comedy series Girls5eva for a second season. The renewal comes after more than two months since the series debuted its first 8-episode first season in May, which achieved a Certified Fresh status on Rotten Tomatoes. It also currently holds a 100% Top Critic rating. “We are so excited to continue Girls5eva alongside this incredibly talented group of cast and producers,” President, Scripted Content, NBCUniversal Television an...
Tags: Comedy, TV, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Tina Fey, Seth Macfarlane, Paula Pell, Daniel, Kimmy Schmidt, Sara Bareilles, Mrs Davis, Peacock, Vanessa Williams, Jonathan Hadary, ComingSoon

WWE Holding Tryouts SummerSlam Week in Las Vegas

WWE RAW and SmackDown are two of television’s most popular shows and now World Wrestling Entertainment is looking for even more athletes and entertainers to join their ranks. WWE will host a multi-day talent tryout in Las Vegas as part of SummerSlam week. Both male and female performers are encouraged to showcase their abilities as a group will be selected to begin training at WWE’s Performance Center in Orlando. “Talent is the lifeblood of our industry and these tryouts coupled with SummerSla...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Las Vegas, National Football League, Orlando, Wwe, PAUL, Peacock, Performance Center, Wwe Raw, WWE Smackdown, Allegiant Stadium

‘Girls5Eva’ Renewed for Season 2 at Peacock

“Girls5Eva” has been renewed for Season 2 at Peacock. News of the renewal comes a little over a month after the series dropped its eight-episode first season on Peacock, which debuted on May 6. “We are so excited to continue ‘Girls5eva’ alongside this incredibly talented group of cast and producers,” said Lisa Katz, president of […]
Tags: News, Peacock, Lisa Katz, Girls5eva, Peacock News

‘Ted’ TV Series Coming to Peacock for More R-Rated Teddy Bear Action

Ted, the movie where Mark Wahlberg hangs out with a teddy bear who sounds a lot like Peter Griffin, is becoming a TV series over at Peacock. Seth MacFarlane, who directed, co-wrote, and voice acted in Ted and Ted 2, is on board to executive produce the series through his Fuzzy Door company. It’s the second TV series Peacock has landed from McFarlane’s Fuzzy Door – earlier this year they ordered The End is Nye, a Fuzzy Door show hosted by Bill Nye. I didn’t know this until now, but Ted is app...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Ted, Mark Wahlberg, Nye, Seth-MacFarlane, Bill Nye, Peacock, McFarlane, Peter Griffin, Film to TV, Erica Huggins, Seth McFarlane, MRC Television, Universal Studio Group

‘Girls5eva’ Helps Peacock Cement Its Brand as the Go-To Place for Smart, Female-Focused Comedy

There’s rarely been a TV moment as purely joyous, strange and poignant as the final scene of “Girls5eva,” Peacock’s new comedy about a ‘90s girl group reuniting 20 years later to recapture their old magic. As women who are — as fearsome diva Wickie (Renée Elise Goldsberry) puts it — “40-blah blah” years old, the […]
Tags: Columns, Emmys, Saved By The Bell, Peacock, Rutherford Falls, Girls5eva, Wickie Renée Elise Goldsberry

SeriesFest Reveals 2021 Virtual Lineup, Including Jennifer Garner, Mark Duplass, Ann Dowd, ‘The Daily Show’

The Denver-based TV festival SeriesFest is once again going virtual this year, unveiling a lineup of events that include the world premiere of Peacock’s docuseries “Epstein’s Shadow: Ghislaine Maxwell,” as well as conversations with guests including actors Jennifer Garner and Mark Duplass, and YouTube chief business officer Robert Kyncl, and panels dissecting “The Daily Show […]
Tags: News, Youtube, Jennifer Garner, Denver, Robert Kyncl, Peacock, Ann Dowd, Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell, Mark Duplass, SeriesFest, Jennifer Garner Mark Duplass Ann Dowd

The Boss Baby: Family Business Shares Secret Formula to Success

A new promo for the upcoming animated sequel The Boss Baby: Family Business, featuring Ted and Tina sharing the secret Boss Baby Formula to success, which you can check out below. From Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation, the movie will release in theaters and on Peacock on Friday, July 2. Hi all, Boss Baby here, to tell you one of the truest facts in business: there’s no secret recipe to success. There is, however, a formula. It’s with great pleasure that @peacockTV, Tina and I in...
Tags: Family, Video, Lisa Kudrow, Comedy, Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Ted, Dreamworks, Streaming, Dreamworks Animation, Carol, Tim, James Marsden, Jeff Goldblum, Tina, Peacock

Peacock Orders Ted TV Series, Seth MacFarlane in Negotiations to Voice

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane’s foul-mouthed teddy bear is coming back as Peacock has ordered a television series based on Ted from UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, and MRC Television. MacFarlane is not yet confirmed to voice the character in the upcoming show, but is said to be “in negotiations” at this point. He will executive produce the program along with Erica Huggins for Fuzzy Door. RELATED: Gordon Green, McBride & MacFarlane Team for Smokey and the Bandit Series The live-a...
Tags: TV, Movies, Boston, Ted, Mark Wahlberg, TV News, Streaming, Nye, Seth Macfarlane, Voice, Bill Nye, Peacock, Smokey, John Bennett, Macfarlane, Wahlberg

‘Ted’ Series Adaptation Set at Peacock From Seth MacFarlane

A live-action series adaptation of the “Ted” movies has been ordered straight-to-series at Peacock, Variety has learned. Seth MacFarlane is currently in negotiations to reprise the voice role of Ted, a foul-mouthed, pot-smoking teddy bear brought to life by the magic of a little boy’s wish. MacFarlane will also write executive produce the series, with Erica […]
Tags: News, Ted, Seth Macfarlane, Erica, Peacock, Macfarlane, Peacock Variety

‘MacGruber’ Series Adds Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne, Mickey Rourke to Cast

The gang’s all here for the MacGruber TV series at Peacock. The NBCUniversal streamer has added three impressive new cast members to the sequel series to the cult action-comedy film, with Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne, and Mickey Rourke joining the cast headed by Will Forte. Variety reports that Rourke has been cast as the villain of the eight-episode MacGruber series at Peacock. The Oscar-nominated The Wrestler actor will be playing Brigadier Commander Enos Queeth, “a mysterious villain f...
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‘MacGruber’ Series at Peacock Casts Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne, Mickey Rourke

The “MacGruber” series at Peacock has added Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne and Mickey Rourke to its cast. The trio of acting legends joins previously announced cast members Will Forte, Kristen Wiig and Ryan Phillippe. In the eight-episode series, after rotting in prison for over a decade, America’s ultimate hero and uber patriot MacGruber (Forte) is […]
Tags: News, America, Laurence Fishburne, Mickey Rourke, Kristen Wiig, Peacock, Ryan Phillippe, Sam Elliott, MacGruber, Sam Elliott Laurence Fishburne Mickey Rourke, Sam Elliott Laurence Fishburne

Peacock Unveils ‘Girls5Eva’ FYC Campaign, Including Effort to Support Local L.A. Music Venues (EXCLUSIVE)

Peacock has unveiled a “Girls5eva” Emmy FYC plan that includes sending a karaoke bus around the streets of Los Angeles and West Hollywood, and also taking over the marquees of two landmark music venues. The customized, open-air double-decker “Girls5eva” karaoke bus, part of what creator Meredith Scardino helped dub the “5 Your Emmy Consideration” campaign, […]
Tags: News, Awards, Los Angeles, Emmys, West Hollywood, Peacock, Meredith Scardino, Girls5eva