TITLE

HAIM PRIMED THIS TIME

AUTHOR(S)
Meza, Ed
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/6/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 23, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the acceptance of the bid of Israeli-American billionaire Haim Saban for ProSiebenSat 1 Media, one of the biggest television broadcasters in Germany. Background of ProSiebenSat 1; Sale of Fox Family Worldwide to the Mouse House by Saban; Announcement of the charitable contributions and pledges from the Saban Family Foundation and pledge to the Motion Picture and Television Fund.
ACCESSION #
10515763

 

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