Comcast, NBC Peacock Signs Officially Top Iconic 30 Rock in NYC

Kabletown has officially taken over 30 Rock. Comcast and NBC Universal have officially taken down the GE sign at the top of 30 Rockefeller Plaza and the replacements have a decidedly Philly feel. Apparently, it’s not enough for Philly to own Penn Station. Here’s more from NBC10:

The rooftop signs on the 70-story building replace the General Electric initials and add the company’s logo and the NBC Peacock logo to the New York City skyline. It’s the first time that the iconic peacock will appear on top of the television network’s historic headquarters.

Originally named the RCA Building and more recently known as the GE Building, the new corporate name will be called the Comcast Building, though we’d guess people will still just call it 30 Rock. The Philly’s historic connection to the building doesn’t stop at Comcast and Tina Fey jokes:  Read more »

WATCH: Tina Fey Accepts Kermit the Frog’s Ice Bucket Challenge

Yes, I know you’re tired of this whole Ice Bucket Challenge thing, but I couldn’t let the hype die without sharing this new and adorable contribution from Tina Fey.

The Upper Darby-bred 30 Rock star was challenged by Kermit the Frog. There’s a cute twist that involves Fey’s adorable daughter Alice. I don’t want to give anything away, but let’s just say the little girl gets the short end of the stick. Check it out above.

30 Rock Star Maulik Pancholy Comes Out of the Closet

Maulik Pancholy

Maulik Pancholy, the cute, hilarious actor from shows like 30 Rock, Weeds and Web Therapyhas come out of the closet in an interview with Out Magazine, telling the writer that, “‘I just celebrated my nine-year anniversary with my partner. … It feels like a nice time to be celebrating something like that, especially on the heels of the DOMA and Prop 8 decisions.”

Now that all his shows are off the air, Pancholy is currently voicing one of the title characters in Nickelodeon’s Sanjay and Craig.