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(Deadline) New Day Dawns For Broadcast TV As Nexstar Closes Deal For Control Of The CW

“Nexstar Media Group has formally closed a deal to acquire 75% of the CW broadcast network. Mark Pedowitz, the longtime CEO of the network and its face to the industry for the past 11 years, is stepping down after a brief transition period.” Click here to continue reading: https://deadline.com/2022/10/nexstar-closes-deal-for-control-of-the-cw-mark-pedowitz-exits-top-job-1235133428/

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(Deadline) Mark Pedowitz Exits As Chairman & CEO Of The CW As Nexstar Acquisition Closes

“Mark Pedowitz is stepping down as Chairman and CEO of the CW after eleven and a half years at the helm of the broadcast network, one of the longest tenures ever in network television. The move comes as local TV giant Nexstar Media Group is taking over the CW, with its acquisition of 75% stake […]

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(The Hollywood Reporter) CW CEO Mark Pedowitz Exits as Nexstar Sets New Leadership

“Broadcast television’s longest tenured network chief is out. “Mark Pedowitz, the CEO of The CW, is stepping down from his role with the younger-skewing broadcast network, effective immediately, following its sale to station group Nexstar. The news was announced Monday as Nexstar, which officially took control of The CW on Oct. 1, unveiled its leadership […]

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(TVNewsCheck) Pedowitz Exits CW As Nexstar Media Closes Acquisition Of The Network

“Nexstar Media Group said today that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of a 75% ownership interest in The CW Network from co-owners Warner Bros. Discovery and Paramount Global, which will each retain a 12.5% ownership interest in The CW. Nexstar also announced that Dennis Miller has been named president of The CW, effective […]

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(WHTM) Fundraiser held for Harrisburg Police Athletic League

“A major fundraiser was held on Saturday evening for Harrisburg’s Police Athletic League. It was a dance competition at the Hilton on Saturday, Sept. 10. It was similar to Dancing with the Stars, featuring police from various departments in Dauphin County.” Click here to continue reading: https://www.abc27.com/community/something-good/fundraiser-held-for-harrisburg-police-athletic-leauge/

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(WSJ) Nexstar to Buy Majority Control of CW Network

“Nexstar Media Group Inc., the nation’s biggest owner of local television stations, said it has agreed to buy majority control of the CW Network from co-owners Warner Bros. Discovery Inc. and Paramount Global PARA 1.51%▲.” Click here to continue reading via Wall Street Journal: https://www.wsj.com/articles/nexstar-to-buy-majority-control-of-cw-network-11660564533

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(LA Times) TV station owner Nexstar acquires a controlling stake in CW Network

“Nexstar Media Group, the country’s largest TV station owner, has acquired a controlling stake in the CW Network from its co-owners Paramount Global and Warner Bros. Discovery. The Irving, Texas-based company announced the deal Monday, giving it control of a national broadcast service already carried by 37 of its stations including WPIX in New York, […]

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