Jenny Groom Exits NBCUniversal’s Top Reality Post

The executive oversaw game shows and competition series for NBC, Peacock and the rest of Susan Rovner’s entertainment portfolio. Sources say Rovner wanted to make a change at the division based on the overall performance of Groom’s unscripted shows at NBC, Peacock and the rest of the cable portfolio. Sources say the company is near a deal with a candidate to replace the well-liked executive.

Susan Rovner Sets Heads Of Scripted, Alternative, Latenight At NBCU

Lisa Katz, Rod Aissa, Jenny Groom, Katie Hockmeyer, Tracie Wilson and Jen Neal will each oversee a wide swath of original content for Peacock, NBC, Syfy, USA Network, Oxygen, Bravo, E! and Universal Kids as part of the company’s consolidation. Layoffs will be next.