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  1. Warren Buffett Sells Dish Stock, Reports $262 Million Stake in John Malone's Liberty Global

    4:43 am 2/17/2014

    The billionaire investor's Berkshire Hathaway continues to own stakes in Viacom, Starz, DirecTV and Liberty Media.Read more

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  2. TV Ratings: Starz Posts Network Best With 'Black Sails' Launch

    1:48 pm 1/27/2014

    Opening to 850,000 in its inaugural telecast, the drama rakes in 3.5 million viewers with first weekend airings and multiplatform viewers.Read more

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  3. Black Sails: TV Review

    11:48 am 1/21/2014

    The pirate epic at first seems like a blood-and-boobs franchise in the Starz wheelhouse, but then offers plenty more ambition and storytelling to raise the stakes.Read more

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  4. MIPTV: 50 Cent to Premiere 'Power'

    8:11 am 1/21/2014

    The rapper's Starz series will take the TV convention's opening night premiere slot.Read more

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  5. Starz Strikes Russian Licensing Deal for Original Series, Other Content

    2:30 am 1/21/2014

    Amedia, which Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik joined as a senior partner in 2005, will offer "The White Queen," "Magic City," the upcoming "Black Sails" and other shows in Russia, the Baltic states and the rest of the region.Read more

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  6. Starz CEO Talks Mended Relationships, New Michael Bay Pirate Show

    12:24 pm 1/7/2014

    UPDATE: "Now we have a much healthier dialogue going on with them," said Starz CEO Chris Albrecht of distributors who were upset with a former Netflix deal. He also promoted the upcoming "Black Sails" premiere on Jan. 25.Read more

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  7. Starz Drops Plans for Drama Series 'Fortitude' (Exclusive)

    4:36 pm 12/12/2013

    Production changes have forced the premium cable network to pull out of the planned co-production with Sky Atlantic.Read more

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  8. Ballet Drama 'Flesh and Bone' Ordered to Series at Starz

    1:55 pm 11/20/2013

    "Black Swan's" Sarah Hay leads a cast of world-renowned dancers in the drama from "Breaking Bad's" Moira Walley-Beckett.Read more

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  9. Starz Shuffles Encore Channels Lineup to Target Key Demos

    5:00 am 11/11/2013

    The premium TV group wants to "super-serve" African-Americans with new channel "Encore Black," Hispanics, horror fans and baby boomers with "Encore Classic" and shows like "Murphy Brown."Read more

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  10. Starz Third-Quarter Earnings Drop, Subs Rise

    3:51 am 11/6/2013

    UPDATED: The company, led by CEO Chris Albrecht, reached 22 million Starz and 57 million overall subscriptions as Weinstein Company films and AMC hit "The Walking Dead" helped boost revenue at its distribution arm.Read more

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