Co-coaches CBS, FX share ‘Carter’

Movie will get first plays on net in Sept. 2007

NEW YORK — FX and CBS will together pony up about $8 million to buy a shared network window to Paramount’s theatrical movie “Coach Carter.”

The movie, which is wrapping up its theatrical run in the U.S. after harvesting $66 million, will get its first plays on FX beginning in September 2007. In 2008, CBS will schedule a run during the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

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