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  1. Starz CEO Chris Albrecht Addresses Merger Speculation

    7:59 am 6/9/2016

    A Starz merger with Lionsgate has been an on-again, off-again possibility for years.Read more

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  2. Starz to Move Original Programming to Sunday Nights (Exclusive)

    6:00 am 5/25/2016

    The network will face off against HBO and Showtime when the migration begins July 17 with the season three premiere of 'Power.'Read more

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  3. Starz CEO Touts Direct-to-Consumer Offering Outside the U.S.

    10:06 am 3/8/2016

    Company head Chris Albrecht told analysts about a potential stand-alone service to rival HBO and Showtime. Read more

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  4. Starz CEO Predicts Much More Media Consolidation

    12:32 pm 3/1/2016

    "Luckily we have a very large investor who is very supportive," Starz CEO Albrecht said of John Malone.Read more

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  5. Starz CEO on Filming in Cuba: "That Depends on Who Is the Next President"

    9:49 am 1/8/2016

    Chris Albrecht's back-up plan if Donald Trump is elected? The Warner Bros. lot in Burbank. Read more

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  6. UBS Conference: 4 Takeaways About John Malone's Content Deal Plans

    5:07 pm 12/8/2015

    Top execs at Liberty Media, Starz and Discovery address the complicated business ties and possible deals in passing.Read more

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  7. Starz Sued by Former Employee For Illegal Business Dealings and Firing

    2:06 am 10/30/2015

    Keno Thomas, a former sales and marketing SVP, says the network wanted him to falsify revenue and subscriber numbers for the board.Read more

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  8. Starz CEO Addresses Deal Chatter, Expects "Stand-alone Company for Foreseeable Future"

    6:35 am 10/8/2015

    Chris Albrecht at a New York industry conference also discussed a recent deal with Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson.Read more

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  9. Starz Boss Chris Albrecht on Binge Watching and That HBO "Feud"

    11:41 am 7/31/2015

    The executive also used his time at TCA to tout the cabler's success with underserved viewers.Read more

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  10. Starz CEO's Daughter Skewers Dad's Former Marriage to 25-Year-Old: "I Used to Babysit My Stepmom"

    7:00 am 7/17/2015

    YouTube star Kate Albrecht, daughter of Starz CEO Chris Albrecht, has written a new book titled 'A Hot Glue Gun Mess,' in which she describes how her 14-year-old self first met her 11-year-old would-be stepmom.Read more

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