Peacock assumes more prominent role within Comcast

Comcast Corp. chairman and chief executive Brian Roberts (l) with Jeff Shell, NBCUniversal chief executive. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

The better-than-expected growth trajectory of NBCUniversal's new streaming service has it now squarely in the center of Comcast's overall corporate plans, which company executives remain hopeful will still include this summer's Tokyo Olympics. US Editor Eric Fisher reports.