TITLE

BSkyB pulls trigger on 'Deadwood' deal

AUTHOR(S)
Guider, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/27/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 38, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the deal made by BSkyB Group PLC to commit to the television series "Deadwood," produced by HBO, during the L.A. Screenings in Los Angeles, California. Involvement of distributor Paramount International Television; Estimation on the value of the deal; Indication of the shift in the programming strategy of BSkyB.
ACCESSION #
13274622

 

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