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Ovation TV, America's premier network for arts and cultural programming, has acquired U.S. premiere rights to Versailles (10 x 60') from Zodiak Rights, part of Banijay Group. A Canal+ original production, the series is co-produced by Capa Drama, Zodiak Fiction and Incendo. Versailles is scheduled to premiere on Ovation TV…

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NeoNova, a broadband division of the National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC) and an industry leader in cloud-based technologies and services for regional telcos and ISPs, today announced a new referral program that allows its affiliates to promote Sling TV, a live and on-demand over-the-top (OTT) television service. The program allows…

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Corus Entertainment Inc. ("Corus") (TSX: CJR.B) announced today that it has completed its previously announced $2.65 billion acquisition (the "Acquisition") of Shaw Media Inc. ("Shaw Media"). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160401/350379LOGO ) Shaw Media's assets consist of 19 specialty channels, including Food Network Canada, HGTV Canada, Slice, Lifetime Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, National Geographic…

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As a long-standing industry leader in delivering premium sports content to Canadians, Sportsnet – Canada's #1 sports media brand – will now be the first mainstream sports TV channel in North America to be offered direct to consumers.  Offering customers more choice and ways to watch their favourite sports content,…

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Eutelsat Communications (Paris:ETL) and France Télévisions announce a new agreement for capacity on the EUTELSAT 5 West A satellite that sets the scene for France’s public broadcaster to upgrade all of France 3's regional channels to HD from 5 April. The 24 regional channels will be available for the two…

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Last month, DISH employees nationwide joined together to help Americans facing food insecurity. More than 130 DISH office locations in 35 states collected food donations to support hungry families in their communities. In total, DISH employees donated close to 30,000 pounds of food, or 25,000 meals, to people in need.…

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SiriusXM announced today that it will be the exclusive radio broadcaster of live performances and interviews from the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. In advance of Coachella, SiriusXM will launch Coachella Radio on April 11. The limited-run channel will feature music by artists who will be performing at Coachella…

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The One Club (www.oneclub.org) today announced that comedian-actors Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) and Michael Ian Black (Wet Hot American Summer) will host the 43rd Annual One Show Awards, the most prestigious international awards show honoring the best in advertising, design and marketing communications.  Ellie will host the awards ceremony…

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The Word Network, the largest African American religious network in the world, terminates Paul Crouch, Jr. for numerous violations of corporate policy and misconduct. "I do not tolerate misconduct and it is handled swiftly in my organization," says Founder and CEO Kevin Adell. Paul Crouch, Jr., son of Paul Crouch,…

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Sony Pictures Home Entertainment today announced that the studio's new 4K Ultra HD movie streaming service, ULTRA, will debut April 4, 2016 on Sony 4K Ultra HD TVs with Android TV™ in the United States.   "Consumers are rapidly upgrading their living rooms to 4K, and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment's…