‘Grimm’ Spinoff in Development at NBC

‘Grimm’ Spinoff in Development at NBC

A spinoff of the fantasy drama series “Grimm” is currently in the works at NBC, Variety has learned. The untitled spinoff hails from writer and executive producer Melissa Glenn, whose recent TV writing credits include “Iron Fist” Season 2, “Zoo,” and “Beauty and…

‘New Amsterdam’ Gets Back 9 Order At NBC

‘New Amsterdam’ Gets Back 9 Order At NBC

We have the first member of the fall 2018 freshman class to get a back order. NBC has picked up an additional 9 episodes of new drama series New Amsterdam, bringing the full-season order to 22 episodes. The news came after another solid ratings…

‘The Good Place’ : All the Bonzer References You May Have Missed in the Season 3 Premiere

‘The Good Place’ : All the Bonzer References You May Have Missed in the Season 3 Premiere

[Editor’s Note: The following contains spoilers from “The Good Place” Season 3, Episode 1, “Everything Is Bonzer!” For a non-spoilery read, check out IndieWire’s Season 3 review.] “The Good Place” may have returned for a third season with yet another rejiggered premise,…

NBC's New Amsterdam: Grade It!

NBC's New Amsterdam: Grade It!

NBC added another medical drama to its lineup with the series premiere of New Amsterdam on Tuesday. Will you be checking into this hospital? Ryan Eggold (The Blacklist) stars as Dr. Max Goodwin — did no one point out to the producers that…

‘Manifest’ Review: The Biggest Mystery of This Unconvincing Pilot Is, Seriously, What Is This Show?

‘Manifest’ Review: The Biggest Mystery of This Unconvincing Pilot Is, Seriously, What Is This Show?

[Editor’s note: The following contains spoilers for the pilot “Manifest.”] There are very few universal truths about television, but the most important thing about pretty much any show is this: You have to care about the characters. And that’s the biggest obstacle…

Bob Greenblatt Shares “Very Mixed Feelings” About Leaving NBC, Says It’s Time For “New Challenge” In Farewell Note

Bob Greenblatt Shares “Very Mixed Feelings” About Leaving NBC, Says It’s Time For “New Challenge” In Farewell Note

Following this morning official announcement that Bob Greenblatt would be leaving his post as NBC Entertainment chairman after nearly eight years, he has sent a note to the company staff. In it, he admits that “it is with very mixed feelings” that he decided…

Manifest Has an Ending—Its Stars Just Don't Know It

Manifest Has an Ending—Its Stars Just Don't Know It

Manifest, NBC’s mysterious new drama, is just that, very mysterious. The series follows a group of passengers who make a safe landing after a particularly rough flight…and then they learn they were gone for five and a half years. Yeah, a true…

NBC Orders Extra Eps of ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

NBC Orders Extra Eps of ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

Fox/NBC Good news: NBC’s pick-up of “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” just got even better: The network just announced it’s ordered five extra episodes for the show’s upcoming sixth season. NBC had originally ordered 13 episodes, so now we’ll get 18 episodes of Brooklyn’s finest….

‘Manifest’: NBC Unveils Entire First Act Of Supernatural Thriller In Digital Platform Rollout

‘Manifest’: NBC Unveils Entire First Act Of Supernatural Thriller In Digital Platform Rollout

Ahead of the linear premiere of NBC’s anticipated supernatural thriller Manifest, NBCUniversal is offering the complete nine-minute-plus first act across digital platforms as part of a multi-pronged rollout marketing strategy. The first act is now available across NBCUniversal’s Cross Company Partners including…