Bloomberg puffs up new Whoopi sitcom

McClintock, Pamela
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/7/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 24, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval of Mayor Michael Bloomberg to the production of the NBC sitcom entitled 'Whoopi,' which requires actress Whoopi Goldberg to smoke inside a public establishment in New York City. Implications of the production for the anti-smoking initiative of Bloomberg; View of Bloomberg to the economic importance of television production; Schedule for the premiere showing of the program.


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