Los Angeles Times

Meg James

Writer

Meg James is a corporate media reporter for the Los Angeles Times, covering the business of television and advertising. She has been a member of the Company Town team for more than a decade. She previously wrote for the Miami Herald and the Palm Beach Post. A native of Wyoming, she is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Columbia University.

Recent Articles

  • No blackout as Viacom and Dish Network reach new carriage deal

    No blackout as Viacom and Dish Network reach new carriage deal

    After a marathon night of negotiations, Dish Network and Viacom Inc. reached a new five-year agreement that guarantees carriage of Viacom’s networks, including MTV, VH1, Comedy Central, BET and Nickelodeon. “This creative, bold and consumer-friendly approach extends a nearly 20-year-old relationship,”...

  • Viacom channels remain on Dish Networks as negotiations continue

    Viacom channels remain on Dish Networks as negotiations continue

    Dish Network and Viacom Inc. executives continued negotiations late Wednesday night to try to reach a new carriage agreement for such popular channels as MTV, VH1, Comedy Central, BET and Nickelodeon. No deal had been reached by the Wednesday night deadline, but talks continued into the night....

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