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  1. AMC Networks CEO: Scale "Less Critical" for Content Than Pay TV Companies

    8:49 am 9/15/2015

    Josh Sapan declines comment on chatter about deal talks with Starz and says popular shows, or "the right stuff," are key and that social media has a "democraticizing" effect by helping people discuss and find programming they like.Read more

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  2. AMC Networks First-Quarter Earnings Rise Amid 'Walking Dead,' 'Better Call Saul' Ad Revenue

    2:23 am 5/4/2015

    The cable networks company, led by Josh Sapan, reported latest financials that exceeded Wall Street expectations.Read more

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  3. AMC Networks Third-Quarter Earnings Rise, Fall Short of Expectations

    4:20 am 11/7/2013

    UPDATED: CEO Josh Sapan discusses the performance of the final episodes of AMC's "Breaking Bad" and the recent deal to acquire Liberty Global's content arm Chellomedia.Read more

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  4. AMC Networks CEO Touts Originals, Sees More Carriage Disputes

    9:26 am 8/8/2013

    Josh Sapan says "not everything will hit," but he feels good about the continued investment in original shows, quipping that as far as "The Walking Dead" goes, he hopes zombies live for "at least a decade."Read more

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  5. AMC Networks First-Quarter Earnings Rise, Beat Expectations

    3:50 am 5/9/2013

    UPDATED: The cable company, led by CEO Josh Sapan, also posted higher revenue as financials exceeded Wall Street expectations.Read more

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  6. AMC Networks Reports Higher Second-Quarter Earnings

    5:22 am 8/9/2012

    UPDATED: The cable networks company, whose hit shows include "The Walking Dead" on AMC, warned though that Dish's decision to drop its channels will affect future earnings.Read more

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AMC Networks, Suddenlink Reach New Carriage Deal

    12:11 pm 3/14/2012


The agreement avoids a programming blackout that could have led to cable subscribers missing the season finale of AMC hit show "The Walking Dead" and the return of "Mad Men."
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  8. AMC Networks Cable Carriage Talks Near Deadline Ahead of 'The Walking Dead' Season Finale

    8:58 am 3/12/2012


UPDATED: An agreement with Suddenlink, a cable operator with 1.4 million subscribers, ends this week, just ahead of the hit show's last episode of season two. 

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  9. AMC Networks CEO: AMC Is ‘Way Underpriced’ in Current Carriage Deals

    6:46 am 12/6/2011

    Josh Sapan tells a UBS investor conference that the channel deserves 75 cents per subscriber per month and says in terms of ad rates for his company’s networks, there is opportunity over the coming years "to be rewarded for what we put on the air today.”Read more

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  10. AMC Networks Third-Quarter Profit from Continuing Operations Rises

    2:58 pm 11/9/2011

    UPDATED: The cable network group behind "The Walking Dead" home AMC, IFC and other channels also posted higher revenue driven by affiliate fee gains, while U.S. ad revenue was essentially flat due to the absence of "Mad Men" in the latest period.Read more

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