Its flagship reality series, Duck Dynasty, will resume filming in the spring with the entire Robertson family, including patriarch Phil Robertson.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – When the A&E network suspended “Duck Dynasty” patriarch Phil Robertson for disparaging gay people, it may have followed a time-honored TV tradition of quickly silencing a star who, for better or worse, speaks his mind. But in doing so it also ruffled the feathers of possibly millions of fans of its […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Duck Dynasty” patriarch Phil Robertson is off the hit A&E reality series indefinitely after disparaging gays as sinners akin to adulterers and swindlers, the network said. A&E announced Wednesday what it called a “hiatus” for Robertson, 67, after he disparaged gays in the January edition of GQ magazine. He also said […]
The Hatfields & McCoys is helping Comcast strike gold. The cable company is selling its NBCUniversal unit’s 15% stake in A&E Television Networks for $2.8 billion. That’s 40% more than the value Comcast attributed to the collection of cable networks in a regulatory filing just two months ago — on May 2.