FNC & Ops Disagree On Ad Space Value

By Brian 

Variety’s story about FNC’s carriage deal with Cablevision notes:

“There’s also a dispute between FNC and the cable operators over the value of the two minutes an hour on Fox News that the operators get to sell to local advertisers. FNC claims the ops pocket so much money from the two minutes that they end up offsetting a lot of the license fee cost.

But the ops dispute that, saying the network skews older than ESPN, TNT and USA, which reach a larger percentage of viewers in the adults 18-49 and 25-54 demos.” More… (via ICN)