TITLE

HBO sells 'Sex' reruns to TBS for $450,000 per

AUTHOR(S)
Dempsey, John
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/30/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 62, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Home Box Office cable network has sold the television program 'Sex & the City' to TBS network in the U.S. License fee of the show; Plans of TBS to run the program four times a week in primetime; Comment of TBS chief operating officer Steve Koonin on the Nielsen potential of the show.
ACCESSION #
10987372

 

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