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Worldvision Enterprises
General information
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Type Corporation
Traded as
ISIN
ISIN²
Founded July 1953
March 27, 1954
Defunct 1999
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Predecessor
Successor Paramount Domestic Television (1999–2006)
CBS Paramount Domestic Television (2006–2007)
CBS Television Distribution (2007–present)
Founder
Location United States
Key People
AUM
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Served area Worldwide
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Owner American Broadcasting-Paramount Theatres, Inc.(1953–1973)
Independent (1973–1979)
Taft Broadcasting (1979–1988)
Spelling Entertainment Inc. (1989–1991)
The Charter Company (1991–1992)
Spelling Entertainment Group (1992–1999)
Blockbuster, Inc. (controlling interest, 1993–1994)
Viacom (1994–1999)
No. of Employees
Parent American Broadcasting-Paramount Theatres, Inc.(1953–1973)
Independent (1973–1979)
Taft Broadcasting (1979–1988)
Spelling Entertainment Inc. (1989–1991)
The Charter Company (1991–1992)
Spelling Entertainment Group (1992–1999)
Blockbuster, Inc. (controlling interest, 1993–1994)
National Amusements (1994–1999)
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Worldvision Enterprises, Inc. was a television program distributor established in July 1953 as ABC Film Syndication, the domestic and overseas program distribution arm of the ABC Television Network. They primarily licensed programs from independent producers, rather than producing their own content.