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  1. NATPE Will Return to Miami Beach in January (Exclusive)

    4:25 pm PDT 05/02/2011
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    Organizers are looking to address the long waits for elevators to sellers' suites, which wreaked havoc on meeting schedules at this year's event. READ MORE

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  2. Reconfigured NATPE Ends on Upbeat Note Despite Elevator 'Hiccup'

    6:37 pm PST 01/26/2011
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    Even with hourlong waits to get to meetings in hotel suites, many attendees were satisfied with the annual TV convention's new Miami home. READ MORE

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  3. American Express Executive Explains the 'Content Conundrum'

    4:42 pm PST 01/26/2011
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    John Hayes tells NATPE attendees that there are many more opportunities being thrown at Amex than it can respond to or use. READ MORE

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  4. Univision's Goal: Number One Network in Five Years

    12:40 pm PST 01/26/2011
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    The Hispanic network and counterpart Telemundo tell NAPTE audience that original content is key to growth. READ MORE

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  5. Don Francisco Shares the 'Sabado Gigante' TV Recipe

    8:37 am PST 01/26/2011
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    The combo of variety, music, skits and scantily clad starlets, has been number one on Univision for years. READ MORE

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  6. Regis Philbin: I Spent 18 Months Playing Pac-Man Before ABC Hired Me

    6:08 pm PST 01/25/2011
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    The "Live With Regis and Kelly" co-host was honored Tuesday with NATPE's Brandon Tartikoff Award, named after the late NBC exec who fired him 30 years ago. READ MORE

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  7. Gloria Allred Lands Her Own Courtroom Show

    5:36 pm PST 01/25/2011
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    Fall's "We the People" will feature the famed attorney in the judge's chair. READ MORE

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  8. How Univision Chief Expects New Census Data to Boost Its Advertising Revenue

    4:32 pm PST 01/25/2011
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    Joe Uva tells THR that with the U.S. Hispanic population expected to surpass 50 million, more companies will begin marketing on Spanish-language media. READ MORE

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  9. BBC Looks to Enhance Programming via the Web

    2:23 pm PST 01/25/2011
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    The broadcaster's former head of digital, Simon Nelson, says focus is on ambitious web projects centered around popular programs, such as the recent "Dr. Who" game that attracted 2 million downloads. READ MORE

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  10. CABLEready Picks up Scripted Shows at NATPE

    9:39 am PST 01/25/2011
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    Indie distributor of mostly nonfiction fare is for the first time in its two-decade history repping scripted shows. READ MORE

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  11. BBC Worldwide Announces Pact With Mexican broadcaster TV Aztec

    9:06 am PST 01/25/2011
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    The pact features titles from the natural history and science genres, including "Walking With Dinosaurs." READ MORE

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  12. Father Alberto Cutie to Host Daily TV Talk Show About Life Issues

    8:42 am PST 01/25/2011
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    "It'll be everything from sex to salvation," Father Alberto told The Hollywood Reporter Tuesday in Miami during the NATPE TV trade show. READ MORE

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  13. Netflix Vows to Be 'Aggressive Bidder' for Warner Content Against HBO

    8:15 am PST 01/25/2011
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    Ted Sarandos brushes aside Jeff Bewkes' famous comment comparing Netflix to the Albanian army. READ MORE

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  14. SPE Networks Latin America Takes Multi-Platform Content From Fireworks Int'l

    5:43 am PST 01/25/2011
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    The three-year deal comprises pay TV and VOD rights for Internet and mobile for new non-fiction titles. READ MORE

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  15. Anderson Cooper Shows His Oprah-Side on New Talk Show

    9:01 pm PST 01/24/2011
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    CNN host heads to NAPTE to promote "Anderson" while British star of "The Jeremy Kyle Show" says his formula for success depends on "saying it like it is." READ MORE

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  16. Distributors at NATPE Eying Firstrun Fare to Combat Declining Off-Net Sitcoms

    3:17 pm PST 01/24/2011
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    The drying up of off-net sitcoms in 2013 and the exit of Oprah Winfrey and Regis Philbin have syndication stations concerned about what's next. READ MORE

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  17. 'Skins' Exec: 'I Have No Idea Why Advertisers Are Pulling Out'

    2:09 pm PST 01/24/2011
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    "The show in our view explores real world issues in a frank, responsible and legal way," says All3Media’s Steve Morrison. READ MORE

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  18. Debmar Mercury to Distribute 'America Now'

    10:18 am PST 01/24/2011
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    NAPTE deal sees Debmar Mercury distribute daily strip from Raycom Media and ITV Studios America. READ MORE

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  19. Shine International, Japanese Conglom Yoshimoto Kogyo Ink Format Deal

    6:16 am PST 01/24/2011
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    Reveille and Yoshimoto will develop, produce and distribute unscripted content for the international market. READ MORE

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  20. How Oprah Winfrey's Daytime Departure Will Affect NATPE

    1:47 pm PST 01/23/2011
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    The talk show queen's exit from the syndication arena this year could bring renewed energy to the annual TV convention, which kicks off Monday in its new Miami home. READ MORE

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  21. Lionsgate to Unveil Original Reality Fare to Foreign Buyers at NATPE

    9:38 am PST 01/21/2011
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    "Nail Files," "Girls Gone Wild: The Search for the Hottest Girl in America" among mini-major's sales slate. READ MORE

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