TVN Inks ABC News VOD Deal

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TVN Entertainment Corp. signed a deal with ABC News to distribute
video-on-demand content from Good Morning America, World News
, 20/20, PrimeTime Live, Nightline,
UpClose, This Week with George Stephanopoulos and World News

TVN has no MSO takers for the content, but TVN affiliate Insight
Communications Co. Inc. acknowledged that it is in talks with ABC News about VOD

ABC News is pitching operators a 15- to 30-hour-per-month package of segments
and interviews from its various news programs for VOD platforms. Insight is
looking at launching various genre-based subscription-VOD packages, similar to
the children's package it launched.