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  1. Starz CEO Chris Albrecht on Moving Beyond Disney, 'Older White Men' (Q&A)

    12:13 am 4/7/2014

    
Ahead of the world premiere of Starz' hip-hop drama "Power," Albrecht outlines his bold strategy to ramp up original productions and go global.Read more

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  2. Starz Chief Chris Albrecht Talks Oscar Parties at Wall Street Event

    3:36 pm 3/4/2014

    "We're on everybody's radar," says the CEO. "We're an interesting story. We're a new story."Read more

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 'Black Sails': Watch the First Episode of Michael Bay's Starz Pirate Drama (Video)

    4:27 pm 1/18/2014

    The period drama starring Toby Stephens officially premieres Jan. 25.Read more

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  6. Starz Execs Gamble on Pirates With 'Black Sails,' Defend 'Boobs and Blood'

    12:18 pm 1/10/2014

    Already renewed for a second season, the drama's cast and creators assembled at TCA with the network CEO and managing director to talk about nudity, long-term storytelling and tapping into an unexplored genre. Read more

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  7. Starz CFO Talks Original Content Push, Deals

    6:26 am 12/4/2013

    UPDATED: Asked if Starz was an acquisition target, Scott Macdonald said "the management team is focused on the long-term."Read more

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  8. AFM: First Look at the Bloody Vikings of 'Northmen'

    8:58 am 10/30/2013

    The Salt Company is handling international sales on Claudio Fah's action epic featuring "True Blood's" Ryan Kwanten, "Black Sails" star Tom Hopper and Irish actress Charlie Murphy ("Philomena").Read more

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  9. MIPCOM: Market 'Thriving' as Digital Content Drives Deals

    4:29 am 10/11/2013

    Despite ongoing problems in Southern Europe, it was a record year for the international TV market.Read more

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  10. MIPCOM: 'Black Sails' Cast Talks Stunts and Explosions

    10:33 am 10/10/2013

    "We didn't have to make this for 14-year-olds," showrunner Jon Steinberg told THR about the morally ambiguous pirate show.Read more

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