Umstead, R. Thomas
January 2006
Multichannel News;1/2/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p19
The article presents an interview with Tom Karsch, executive vice president and general manager of Turner Classic Movies (TCM), regarding the network. TCM plans to include more contemporary films of the 1980s and the 1990s. He explains the significance of TCM to the cable and motion picture industries in the U.S. Karsch says that TCM has no plans of incorporating commercials into the network programming. The executive vice president is not confident that TCM can outperform the ratings of Adult Swim programming of Cartoon Network. The general manager conveys the plans of the network for the next decade as of January 2, 2006.


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