A&E Caps Spree With 'Sopranos' For Princely Sum

Reynolds, Mike
February 2005
Multichannel News;2/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p1
Reports on the acquisition of the exclusive syndication rights for the television show "The Sopranos," by A&E Network from HBO, as of February 7, 2005. Value of the purchase; Previous cable syndication rights acquired by the company; Other programs sold by HBO; Plans of A&E for the broadcast of "The Sopranos."


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