November 2007
Multichannel News;11/12/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 45, p52
The article offers news briefs in the cable television industry in the U.S. The January 2008 meeting of the Television Critics Association could be affected by the strike of the Writers Guild of America and board members are notifying members that the broadcast networks want to cancel the meeting. ABC Studios has postponed the production of "Army Wives" due to the strike. QVC plans to launch a high-definition version of the home-shopping channel in the first quarter of 2008.


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