FX's Landgraf Signs a Three-Year Renewal

Moss, Linda
May 2008
Multichannel News;5/26/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 21, p12
The article reports that the president and general manager of FX Networks, John Landgarf, has signed a new three-year contract to remain at News Corp.'s flagship cable-entertainment channel, where he looks to maintain success with scripted dramas, find more original comedies and expand new media offerings. Achievements of John Landgraf in operating the entertainment and business are presented. In addition, FX also plans to bolster its Web site with original content and streamed video.


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