• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

DirecTV

Latest News

  1. AT&T-DirecTV: 4 Takeaways From the $49 Billion Deal

    5:00 am 7/29/2015

    The move creates the nation's largest pay TV service (26 million subscribers). From more programming clout to discounted Internet for low-income consumers to a victory for net neutrality, here is why the deal matters.Read more

    • 1
  2. AT&T-DirecTV Merger Approved by FCC

    11:50 am 7/24/2015

    Among the many stipulations is that the merged company may not engage in "discriminatory practices to disadvantage online video distribution services."Read more

    • 8
  3. AT&T Posts Strong Earnings Ahead of DirecTV Merger

    2:44 pm 7/23/2015

    Revenue was $33 billion.Read more

    • 2
  4. AT&T-DirecTV Merger Gets FCC Chairman's Conditional Approval

    3:50 pm 7/21/2015

    Tom Wheeler stipulates that AT&T should ensure that 12.5 million customer locations will have access to a high-speed fiber connection.Read more

    • 1
  5. DirecTV Orders Sugar Daddy Comedy 'You Me Her' Straight-to-Series

    10:21 am 7/8/2015

    The sitcom, inspired by a Playboy article about sugar babies and daddies, gets a 10-episode order. Read more

    • 3
  6. DirecTV Now Seeks $75 Million in Al Jazeera Lawsuit As Carriage Deal Nears End

    11:30 am 6/26/2015

    Satellite TV giant says it has not benefited from the cable news network's recent deals with other distributors.Read more

    • 0
  7. An Exorcism Movie With Humor? 'Exeter' Director Hopes to Add "Irony" to Horror

    5:33 pm 6/25/2015

    The director shot his upcoming thriller in an actual abandoned asylum.Read more

    • 0
  8. Produced By: Indie Filmmakers, Execs Discuss Future of Distribution

    6:23 pm 5/31/2015

    Panelists at the Producers Guild of America's annual conference on the Paramount lot anticipated challenges with short films and VOD programming.Read more

    • 2
  9. DirecTV U.S. Subscribers Rise in First Quarter, CEO "Confident" on AT&T Deal

    2:09 am 5/5/2015

    "We remain confident that our transaction with AT&T will close in the second quarter," says CEO Mike White.Read more

    • 1
  10. Moody's: Online Video Services to Have "Evolutionary" Pay TV Effect

    7:01 am 4/2/2015

    New service launches have come "fast and furious, but ... cable remains strongly positioned for at least the next few years on the strength of the broadband business," the firm says.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content