E! stocks up on pics with big buy

Dempsey, John
August 2007
Daily Variety;8/31/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 44, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of broadcast rights of the film "Knocked Up" for $40 million by E! Entertainment Television Inc. in the U.S. This is the biggest program purchase in the history of the cable channel. The deal made with NBC Universal Domestic also includes the films "Man of the Year," "Evan Almighty," and "Miami Vice."


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