Ape of a Deal for Turner

2/14/2006 6:00 AM Eastern

King Kong will climb onto television for the first time on Turner Broadcasting System Inc.’s cable networks following a deal with NBC Universal.

The film’s window on the Turner networks begins in 2008.

Turner said it also licensed the network-premiere windows for NBC U movies Doom, starring The Rock; Two for the Money, starring Al Pacino and Matthew McConaughey; and The Ice Harvest, with John Cusack and Billy Bob Thornton, as well as the second window for Prime, starring Meryl Streep and Uma Thurman.

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