Monday, December 14, 2009

With Comcast To Soon Own Bravo, Getting Top Chef To Film An Upcoming Season In Philadelphia Should Not Be Exceedingly Difficult

comcast center philadelphia by b. mauleJust something worth noting.
At every turn, Comcast has emphasized to its own shareholders that the deal's purpose is to gain control over NBC Universal’s fast-growing cable channels.
Including Bravo.

The purchase of NBC-Universal could take more than a year to process completely.

But after it does, Comcast should seriously consider wielding its influence on such decisions as "where Season 8 of Top Chef should film."

Related:
G.E. Makes It Official: NBC Will Go to Comcast [ New York Times ]
NBC-Comcast Deal Puts Broadcast TV in Doubt [ New York Times ]
Comcast: Not your traditional Philadelphia firm [ Philadelphia Inquirer ]

[ Photo by B. Maule of PhillySkyline.com ]

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