The Movies! Diginet Adds 9 New Affiliates

With these stations from Hearst, Gray, LM Communications, M33 Media, OTA Broadcasting  and Ironwood Communications, the classic movie multicast channel’s clearances now top 50% of U.S.

MULTICASTING SPECIAL REPORT PART 2

Classic TV Diginets Make The Old New Again

One of the staples of the multicasting universe are networks that offer programming from television and film’s past. While some of the early efforts haven’t survived, there are many that have and more slotted to launch. The diginet with the widest distribution, in fact, is Me-TV, the classic channel from Weigel Broadcasting. This is part 2 of a three-part special report. Read part 1 here.

Givens New Me-TV, Movies! Marketing VP

Will Givens joins from KSWB San Diego to oversee marketing for the two Weigel Broadcasting diginets.

DMA 82 (SHREVEPORT, LA)

KPXJ Launches Movies!, AntennaTV Diginets

KPXJ Shreveport, La., has added The Movies! and AntennaTV for viewers in the Shreveport market, DMA 82. The addition of Movies! and AntenaTV brings the number of stations to seven now available to viewers in the market through KTBS (ABC) and KPXJ (CW), both owned by the Wray family. In addition to its main signal, […]

The Movies! Diginet Adds Nine Affiliates

With these stations from Bonten, Cocola and Maranatha, the classic film multicast channel’s clearances rise to 42% of the U.S.