Farrell, Mike
February 2008
Multichannel News;2/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p39
The article reports on strong profits for media companies Walt Disney Co. and News Corp. in the U.S. as of February 2008 resulting from growth in their cable networks. Views about the Writers Guild of America strike and its implications for the cable and broadcast industry are cited. News Corp. chief operating officer Peter Cherninn and Disney chief executive officer Robert Iger are both contemplating producing fewer pilots in the coming years.


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