Tag Archives: Networks

Troy Aikman Hates New FOX Sports Colleague Skip Bayless For Calling Him Gay, Criticizes Network’s Decision

Tuesday was the big debut for former ESPN First Take staple Skip Bayless on his new show Undisputed on Fox Sports 1. Bayless began at ESPN in 2004 and left earlier this year when former ESPN Vice President, Original Programming, and Production, Jamie Horowitz offered him a deal worth $ 22 million over four years with a signing bonus of ...

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AMC Networks Enters Joint Venture to Run BBC America

Filed under: Company News, Media, Mergers & Acquisitions, Entertainment Industry By Sudarshan Varadhan and Lisa Richwine AMC Networks has agreed to pay $ 200 million for a 49.9 percent stake in BBC America and would take operational control of the cable television channel. BBC Worldwide will retain a 50.1 percent stake in BBC America, which is available on cable and ...

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