Terry Crews spoke glowingly of his experience on "America's Got Talent," proclaiming, “It was the best experience I ever had in my entire life.” And Gabrielle Union took to Twitter to protest.
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Two organizations dedicated to the inclusion and representation of Asian American communities in media have condemned comedian Jay Leno, and called on network NBC to sever its business ties with the former late night host. Both organizations -- Asian Americans Advancing Justice, and the Media Action Network for Asian Americans -- refer to a joke […]
Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment and ITV have signed a new five-year deal amid the ongoing controversy over "America's Got Talent" in the U.S. The agreement gives Britain's biggest commercial broadcaster Syco's shows for the next half-decade, including “Britain’s Got Talent,” which will be on ITV until 2024. The deal also covers “The X Factor,” which […]
"America's Got Talent" executive producer Simon Cowell has set his legal representation for an investigation into the NBC competition series, which was announced by the network this week after a lengthy meeting with ousted judge Gabrielle Union. Cowell has hired Larry Stein, a longtime litigator in Hollywood and media spaces, multiple individuals familiar with the […]
Time's Up, a woman's advocacy group formed as the MeToo movement roiled Hollywood, issued an unflinching condemnation of NBCUniversal following Variety's exclusive reports surrounding the departure of "America's Got Talent' judge Gabrielle Union. Newly appointed Time's Up CEO Tina Tchen decried what she observed as a "pattern" within NBC as an institution -- one that […]