Saban forces Murdoch's hand

Goldsmith, Jill
December 2000
Daily Variety;12/22/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 16, p1
Trade Publication
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.


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