SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): March 15, 2012
AMC Networks Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|11 Penn Plaza, New York, NY||10001|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On March 15, 2012, AMC Networks Inc. (the Registrant) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the year and quarter ended December 31, 2011. A copy of the Registrants press release is being furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference in its entirety.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that Section and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Registrant under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|(d)||Exhibits. The following Exhibit is furnished as part of this Report on Form 8-K:|
|99.1||Press Release issued by the Registrant dated March 15, 2012 announcing its financial results for the year and quarter ended December 31, 2011.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|AMC Networks Inc.|
|Date: March 15, 2012||By:|
Sean S. Sullivan
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer