Fox TV bullish on 'Boon' toon

Schneider, Michael
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/12/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 27, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the pilot presentation of a television series based on the comic strip 'The Boondocks' by Fox Inc. in Los Angeles, California. Acquisition of rights for the comic strip from Sony Corp.; Scriptwriters and producers of the program; Schedule on the launching of the program.


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