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Johri has been promoted to Executive Vice President & GM, South Asia and Head of Revenue, Pan-Regional Ad Sales and Southeast Asia

BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | April 11, 2014

Rahul Johri 480 News Update: Discovery Networks Asia Pacific elevates Rahul Johri

Rahul Johri

Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific (DNAP) has promoted Rahul Johri to the role of Executive Vice President and General Manager, South Asia and Head of Revenue, Pan-Regional Ad… Continue reading News Update: Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific elevates Rahul Johri

Love & Hip Hop star Stevie J still owes his baby mama more than $ 1 million in unpaid child support and his ex-girlfriend isn’t going down without a fight. 

In Feb. Stevie was served with a subpoena to answer to a New York court to the mother of his two children, Carol Bennett, and thestaggering $ 1.28 million he owes her

Wendy Davis Wendy Davis’ filibuster in Texas senate draws celebrity support, criticism of networks

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Wendy Davis, a Democrat in the Texas state Senate, attempted to block a vote on SB 5 — a strict anti-abortion bill — with a 13-hour filibuster on the Senate floor.

According to the Associated Press, initially Republican lawmakers declared the bill passed, but later admitted that they did not get it signed in time.

Deadline reports that no network… Continue reading Wendy Davis’ filibuster in Texas senate draws celebrity support, criticism of networks

It’s that time again. Over the next few weeks, broadcast insiders will watch dozens of TV pilots in contention for fall. Executives will debate their merits in meetings, publicists will chat about their favorites over lunch and agents will trade hallway gossip about which titles are hot. Some everyday folks will see the pilots, too — roughly 300 civilians wrangled into carefully monitored focus groups.

But like nearly every… Continue reading Should networks let viewers pick the new fall shows?

Networks cut to Rome as Vatican names 266th Pope

 Networks cut to Rome as Vatican names 266th Pope

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Multiple news organizations today went live to cover the Vatican’s announcement that it had elected the 266th Pope. Fox, ABC, CBS, and The CW all cut away from scheduled programming to cover this monumental news.

Exactly 30 days ago, Pope Benedict XI (formerly known as Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger) announced that he would step down from his… Continue reading Networks cut to Rome as Vatican names 266th Pope