In the end, the Mouse moved the needle with Cablevision.
Hollywood was truly celebrating in a bubble on Sunday.
It came down to the wire, but New York-area Cablevision viewers got their Oscar fix.
CNN has set March 22 as the launch date for John King's nightly 7 o'clock show, dubbed "John King, USA." Hourlong is described as "a fresh look at politics in and out of Washington," with a focus on…
And the Oscar won't be going to... Cablevision subscribers in New York.
The clock is ticking in the showdown between Disney and Cablevision over the cabler's carriage of WABC-TV New York. Sunday night's Oscarcast on ABC is the key leverage point for both sides.
As the TV biz grapples with auds' drift to multiplatform viewing, nets and studios are increasingly embracing the oldest platform of all -- the stage -- to generate promotion and profits.
CNN has set March 22 as the launch date for John King's nightly 7 p.m. show, dubbed "John King, USA."
As the war of words between Disney and Cablevision escalates, Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) is stepping up pressure on the FCC.
Lee Daniels has set his sights on a new family drama, this time for HBO with author Amy Bloom.