Universal TV escorts scribe to overall deal

Adalian, Josef
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/13/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 28, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the exclusive deal between scriptwriter John Ridley and Universal Network Television company in Los Angeles, California. Work responsibilities assigned to Ridley; Project of Ridley with USA Network; Statement regarding Ridley by executive David Kissinger.


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