Sam Chisholm, Former BSkyB, Australia TV Executive, Dead at 78

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Sam Chisholm, a pugnacious and colorful TV executive long affiliated with Rupert Murdoch’s empires in the U.K. and Australia, died on Monday. He was 78. Born in New Zealand, Chisholm was appointed MD of the Kerry Packer-owned Nine network, in Australia in 1975. He was just 35 at the time. With a feisty, larger than […]