Jonathan Dolgan turned in his badge at Viacom, effective July 15, stepping down as chmn of the entertainment group. Among other duties, Dolgan oversees Paramount TV. "Due to the recently announced changes in Viacom’s management structure, the time was right for me to step aside," he said. — Former Animal Planet vp/gm Mike Cascio surfaced as vice chmn of the board for Stand Up Comedy TV, which plans to launch in Jan. — Former Discovery exec Gene Edelman signed as vp, affil sales and marketing, Gospel Music Channel.

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Peacock Flies to Roku

After weeks of tense negotiations, Peacock and Roku struck a deal that will bring NBCU ’s streaming service to the platform. The agreement comes after news Friday morning that NBCU was set to take its apps

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