Ah, “30 Rock,” we skipped you.
NBCUniversal introduced the return of the iconic collection for what it termed in a release “a unique Upfront party,” established to air commercial-free on Thursday, July 16 on NBC.
The announcement corresponded with the unveiling of NBC’s tumble Tv set schedule, which in the course of regular occasions, would have transpired amid the once-a-year meeting of advertisers and network executives in New York Metropolis termed Upfronts.
The a single-time, hour-extensive “30 Rock” special will reunite the show’s key characters to “celebrate the stories and talent showcased in NBCUniversal’s 2020-21 television year.”
“We’re all content to have this excuse to (remotely) perform jointly all over again for NBC,” govt producers Tina Fey and Robert Carlock mentioned in a joint assertion. “To quotation Kenneth the Page, there are only two points we really like in this world, tv and absolutely everyone.”
Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan, Jane Krakowski, Jack McBrayer and additional are expected to participate.
The exclusive will rebroadcast on United states Community, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, and CNBC and be readily available to stream on Peacock.
“At NBCUniversal, we are excited to produce an Upfront that demonstrates a new fact and celebrates our romance with viewers and advertisers alike,” Linda Yaccarino, chairman of promotion and partnerships for NBCUniversal, included. “Historically, this event is about the long term of programming this calendar year, it is really about the potential of our industry — a long term where by we can meet audiences where ever they are, with the stories that go them. As the previous declaring goes… when life arms you Lemon, have her host the Upfront!”
“30 Rock” aired on NBC from 2006-2013 and received 16 Emmy Awards.