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Television is tricky these days: Producing programs is more expensive than ever, and with so many ways to watch, drawing a big audience is challenging. Yet when they do make their choices, viewers…
Distributors with designs on deals offer buckets of sitcoms to suit the suits
Disney is poised to roll out its ABC TV On Demand offer to new platforms in the U.K. and across mainland Europe.
Disney and Time Warner Cable have inked a mammoth carriage deal that covers the Mouse House's cablers, four ABC O&Os and gives Time Warner Cable expanded digital and video-on-demand rights to Mouse…
When "Lost" makes its final bow this Sunday, the two and a half-hour finale will be simultaneously broadcast in the U.S. and Europe -- regardless of international time differences.
Todd Dubester has been upped to veep of global distribution strategy and business development for the Media Networks wing of the Mouse House.
Disney-ABC-ESPN Television has inked multi-year deals with South African paybox M-Net and Finnish broadcast network Nelonen Media at the Mip TV programming market.
The Mouse House is giving a makeover to its multibillion-dollar global TV distribution operation. Ben Pyne has been tapped president of a newly fashioned unit called Global Distribution Disney-ABC…
The tech-heads have taken over the Western Cable Show, and it'll never be the same again. Organizers have even hijacked the name of the convention, redubbing it Broadband Plus and relegating the…