AMC Networks Cancels Upfront as Coronavirus Fears Wipe Out March Events

No other such gatherings are planned until NewFronts in late April

AMC Networks entertainment group chief Sarah Barnett will no longer be speaking with buyers on March 18. Getty Images
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At the start of Monday, two media companies were still going forward with their upfront events for March, despite growing concern over the spread of the new coronavirus. Now, both presentations have been canceled.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.