NBC needs Johnny Carson’s family’s blessing before it can proceed with miniseries

09.25.13 4 years ago

NBC needs Johnny Carson’s family’s blessing before it can proceed with miniseries
And that could be a problem since the book that NBC is using as source material has been repeatedly delayed. The Carson family has yet to approve the book.


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