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Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ Musical Lands at Apple (Exclusive)

Coming out on top of a bidding war, Apple is in final negotiations to pick up Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds’ musical reimagining of the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol. – Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter » http://thr.cm/XTrkeK


Charter Hopes To Succeed Where Comcast Has Failed

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Charter Communications said in a filing with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday that it would not block or suppress Internet traffic or prioritize content for a fee and that its broadband services would cost less than the current offerings of Time Warner (TWC) and Bright House. – Ismail Shakil, Reuters via Zatz Not Funny

Bidding War for TWC Looks Likelier

time_warner_cable_logo The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday night that Patrick Drahi, the French billionaire who heads Altice, met in New York earlier this week with TWC Chairman and CEO Rob Marcus. […] Drahi’s reported meeting with Marcus comes as Charter Communications Inc. continues to woo Time Warner Cable as well, following last month’s collapse of Comcast Corp. – Alan Breznick, Light Reading
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