TITLE

Soap Nets' cliffhanger: Who'll carry them?

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;01/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the cable television carriage issues pertaining to the launching of Walt Disney Co.'s SoapNet and Sony Corp.'s SoapCity, two 24-hour soap opera channels in the United States. SoapNet's carriage deal with DirectTV Inc. as part of retransmission-consent pacts for ABC-owned television stations; Sony Corp.'s plan of offering SoapCity on a pay-per-view or instant-subscription basis.
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2732162

 

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