TITLE

Allen Offers legacy.TV For Comcast to Consider

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/13/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 24, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a biography-based high-definition television (TV) network called Legacy.TV from Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios, which has emerged as one of the expected applicants for Comcast Corp.'s themed cable networks.
ACCESSION #
62972329

 

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