Diller: 'Taken' adds to muscle of Sci Fi Channel

Bennett, Ray; Pryor, Peter
December 2002
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;12/24/2002, Vol. 376 Issue 33, p37
Reports that Vivendi Universal Entertainment chairman and chief executive officer Barry Diller has rebuked Viacom Inc.'s interest in acquiring the science fiction channel. Comment made by Viacom's president Mel Karmazin which evoked response from Diller; Science fiction program that has propelled ratings of the channel.


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