Alphabet looks to Rome for inspiration

Fleming, Michael
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/1/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 20, p2
Trade Publication
Reports developments related to the motion picture industry in the U.S. as of August 2003. Creation of the 'Taranus,' a television series that chronicles the power struggle following the murder of Julius Caesar by American Broadcasting Co.; Overview of the series; Selection of Michael Davis to head the production house @Radical.Medical.


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