• Full Olympics TV & Streaming Schedule For Tuesday, July 20: Powerhouse U.S. Softball Team Begins Quest For The Gold

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    The Opening Ceremony for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics isn't until Friday, but televised competition on NBCUniversal channels actually kicks off Tuesday night with three softball games, one of which features the much-vaunted Team USA. The U.S. team is the most decorated program in the sport's history, winning three consecutive Olympic Gold Medals in 1996, 2000...
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  • How NBC News' ‘Stay Tuned' Cracked the Code to Getting Young People Into News

    12 days ago - By The Wrap

    Are the keys to appealing to young, would-be news consumers telling them stories about people their age and covering topics that appeal just to them? NBC News' “Stay Tuned,” the Snapchat Discover show that celebrated its fourth anniversary Monday, bets that it is: A scroll through recent episodes reveals coverage of a suspected poisoning at a music festival, the appeal of Y2K fashion for people too young to remember the 2000s and “cannabis-related degrees” - which are branded “the hot new thing.”
    After producing 2,500 episodes - more than any other show on the Discover platform - “Stay...
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  • ‘Today,' ‘NBC Nightly News' To Broadcast From Tokyo As Part Of NBC News' Olympics Coverage

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    NBC News unveiled its plans for coverage of the upcoming Olympics, with Today and NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt planning to broadcast from Tokyo. Today‘s Savannah Guthrie, in Tokyo all this week for the show, will co-host the coverage of the opening ceremony on Friday morning along with NBC Sports' Mike Tirico, marking NBC's...
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