TITLE

Saban forces Murdoch's hand

AUTHOR(S)
Goldsmith, Jill
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/22/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 16, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Informs that Haim Saban, News Corp.'s partner in the Fox Family Channel cable network, has exercised a contractual option that forces News Corp. to buy his half of the channel for cash. Rumors about relations between Saban and News Corp.'s Rupert Murdoch; Comparison with Viacom's agreement to pay for BET Entertainment.
ACCESSION #
3925938

 

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