TITLE

He's NBCU's Cross-Platform Acrobat

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/1/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Jean-Briac Perrette of NBC Universal. Plans of NBC to launch pay per view and video-on-demand services; Comments from Perrette on the wrestling business; Upcoming TV programs included in the Universal lineup.
ACCESSION #
17788490

 

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