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If HBO is looking for its next ratings hit, all roads are leading to "Rome," which may be the pay cabler's best hope to reach the massive audience that flocks to mob opera "The Sopranos."
The rerun marketplace has gone bananas for such hard-edged dramas as "The Sopranos," the three "Law & Orders" and the three "CSIs," which have racked up record license fees among cable networks.
E! Networks is launching the E! Intl. Network, a 24-hour, English-language global entertainment news channel, in Hong Kong and Thailand.
Powerful perfs by all three of its programs lifted CBS to an across-the-board ratings victory on the final Thursday of the February sweep, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.