TITLE

SHOWDOWN WITH SHOWTIME

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Viacom Inc.'s Paramount Pictures Inc., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) and Lionsgate company to launch their own television network and on-demand service in 2009. It states that the move of the three movie studios is designed to compete with Showtime Inc. Further, it is also noted that the new network would have to jockey for cable, satellite and telephone-company distribution.
ACCESSION #
31837044

 

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