TITLE

Disney's Family Approach Has Some MSOs Worried

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/30/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on cable operators' concerns about United States-based Walt Disney Co.'s plan to overhaul cable network Fox Family Channel. Walt Disney's acquisition of Fox Family Worldwide; Value of transaction; Possible increase in license fees for Fox Family; Creation of a rerun channel for so-called 'repurposed' broadcast fare from American Broadcasting Co.
ACCESSION #
4959044

 

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