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Cable Strikes Up the (Broad)Band in Comcast Results

Cable was a star in Comcast’s higher-than-expected 1Q earnings, with quarterly adjusted EBITDA for the sector up 9.8% YOY to $5.7bln.

Posted in: Distribution

La Reina Ready to Reign

After eight years off the air, Telemundo’s gearing up to bring back “La Reina del Sur” for a second season (April 22, 10pm) and it looks like fans are excited

Posted in: Programming

Jennifer Dorian on TCM’s Silver Anniversary

Sunday marked TCM’s 25th anniversary, with the network incorporating the milestone into its 10th annual Classic Film Fest and kicking things off with a sit-down interview with founder Ted Turner

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Disney+ Launching November 12 for $6.99 Monthly Fee

Disney expects Disney+ to net 60-90mln subs worldwide by 2024, with the company to invest a little over $1bln cash in original content in fiscal 2020.

Posted in: Distribution, Programming, Screenster

Disney Investor Day is Finally Upon Us

The date everyone is talking about this month is April 11, when Disney will offer up a first look at its upcoming direct-to-consumer service Disney+.

Posted in: Programming

Windstream Claims Charter is Scaring Its Customers

Windstream has filed a complaint against Charter, claiming it has ran “a scare-tactic campaign” to mislead consumers about its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.

Posted in: Distribution

Acorn TV Joins Others in Raising Prices

Yes, vMVPDs have been raising prices lately, but now an SVOD is getting into the game. On Wednesday, Acorn TV increased its monthly subscription price by $1 to $5.99. The change impacts current and new subs

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As Nexstar Merger Looms, Broadcaster Swats Back at Complaint

Nexstar’s answer to a retransmission complaint filed last month might offer some glimpse of how the broadcaster plans to defend the union.

Posted in: Distribution, Regulation

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