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In a sweeping deal between media giants, Comcast will buy Walt Disney's 40% chunk of E! and Style Network for $1.23 billion -- and also pony up $1 billion a year to carry the Mouse's cable nets and…
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Beth Minehart has been named senior VP of international on-demand licensing for NBC Universal Television Distribution. Minehart, who most recently served as senior VP, international integration and…
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