Go Irish—Hilary Joins NUVOtv as Head of Programming
Former Comedy Central gm and BBC America CEO Bill Hilary has returned to the land of cable networks after several years at Magna Global Ent and World TV Production Intl. He’s heading up programming for English language, Latino-focused net NUVOtv. We had to ask Hilary if he had any concerns coming in, not being Latino. Here’s his response, details on his supportive team and what to expect from the NUVOtv moving forward.
The same day WealthTV parent Herring Broadcasting announced that it’s prepping a news cable net to launch July 4, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected its challenge of an FCC order that found Time Warner Cable, Bright House, Cox and Comcast did not violate federal laws by denying carriage to WealthTV. Read on for the court’s argument and statements from the MSOs.