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ABC LANDS IN BRITAIN

August 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Walt Disney Co.’s TV production unit, ABC Studios, plans to launch a video-on-demand service in the U.K. via British Telecom’s BT Vision, Britain’s Guardian newspaper reported today (Thursday). The service will be available to subscribers for £6.99 per month (about $10.00) or at 99p (about $1.50) per individual episode, the newspaper said. Among the shows […]

“LOST” FINALE TO BE FOUND IN 59 COUNTRIES

May 21, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

In an apparent attempt to circumvent online piracy abroad, ABC is planning to make Sunday night’s 2 1/2-hour series finale of Lost available in 59 countries — without the program’s usual overseas subtitles — either on the same day or within 48 hours of the U.S. telecast. In a statement, the Disney-owned network (Disney’s ABC […]