Los Angeles Business Journal

Viacom Goes Dark for DirecTV Subscribers

LABJ News from Around the Web Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Viacom networks including MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon went dark overnight for DirecTV subscribers as the two media companies continued to squabble over Viacom’s demands for a 30 percent fee increase. TheWrap.com reports that 20 million customers are affected.