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TCA: Revolt Network Still Not Available In Comcast Hometown

12 January 2014 10:51 AM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Revolt network, which Sean Combs leads with MTV veteran Andy Schuon, is one of four minority-owned independent networks Comcast pledged to distribute as a condition of getting FCC approval of its NBCUniversal merger. And yet, since its October launch, Revolt has not been available in Comcast’s hometown, Philadelphia. Schoen told TV critics this morning they’re working on that. “People are noticing” he said of the omission. “Have they given you a date?” a Philly TV critic asked. Comcast had committed to launching Revolt “to a certain percentage of homes” in its digital basic tier and to roll it out “in more markets over time.” He noted the network is availabie in Seattle, the Bay area and Miami and in some smaller markets. “We’re a fairly obvious market,” the Philly critic snarked. He declined to say how many homes Revolt is available in because, he said when pressed, »

- LISA DE MORAES, TV Columnist

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