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Linda Moss is a blogger and freelance writer, a veteran of business journalism who specializes in media and entertainment. She currently writes for www.NJSpotlight.com, www.TVNewsCheck.com and ... more

ShopNBC, Meet Your New Largest Shareholder: Comcast - Linda Moss - MediaBizBloggers
By Linda Moss

Post its acquisition of NBC Universal, it looks like Comcast is going to wind up as the largest shareholder of ShopNBC.

This may or may not help the home shopping network plug the "one gaping hole" in its distribution: Comcast, which is the nation's largest cable operator.

To get that tasty tidbit, we took the time to... more

You Can't Make This Up: Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey And Sandra Bullock Will Star In Film About A Home Shopping Network - Linda Moss - MediaBizBloggers
By Linda Moss

At first we thought someone was pulling our leg, but it's true. Sandra Bullock, fellow New Jersey native Meryl Streep (Bernardsville) and Oprah Winfrey are doing a movie set at a home shopping network for Universal Pictures!

Universal put out a press release on the project Friday and, dig this, it will be directed by Michael Patrick... more

First Toys 'R' Us Does Pop-Up Shops, Now QVC: What Gives? - Linda Moss - MediaBizBloggers
By Linda Moss

We got home late Thursday night from a farewell dinner in LBI with a good friend and found that QVC had released more details about the pop-up it will open at Rock Center for Fashion Week.

Here's the hype from West Chester, PA: "Not content to merely increase its physical presence during New York Fashion Week, QVC will create a... more

HSN Vendors' Six Degrees Of Separation: Jennifer's Husband Sylvester Stallone Helps Laurie's Spouse, Lionsgate Honcho Jon Feltheimer, Fend Off Icahn - Linda Moss - MediaBizBloggers
By Linda Moss

In the HSN "family," one vendor's husband may have helped another vendor's husband keep control of his company.

We're taking about Jennifer Flavin's husband, action movie star Sylvester Stallone, saving the bacon of Laurie Feltheimer's ... more

We Assume It's A 'Do': HSN to Debut Jewelry Line Designed By the Editors of Glamour Magazine - Linda Moss - MediaBizBloggers
By Linda Moss

Elle Magazine has a namesake jewelry line, and now Conde Nast's Glamour Magazine is following suit. It is teaming up with HSN to create a collection of bling and baubles, the home shopping network said Thursday.

The Glamour Jewelry Collection, designed by the magazine's fashion team, will premiere Aug. 18 on HSN, which ... more

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